IT Security Consultant (vCISO)

  • First Call Computer Solutions
  • Missoula, MT, USA
  • Jan 15, 2023
Full time Information Technology Security

Job Description

Position Summary:  

With attention to detail, empathy, and proven effective solutions our vCISOs (virtual Chief Information Security Officers) provide strategic security recommendations for our managed customers.  

vCISOs establish strong business to business relationships, drive alignment with company security goals, and provide strategic leadership and advice. A vCISO is the security advocate and champion for our customers. Turning advice into action and goals into outcomes.  

If you are ready to turn your IT Security experience into a force multiplier for your co-workers and customers, please reach out to discuss a position with us.  

About First Call Computer Solutions  

Relationships are the most important outcome at First Call.  We embrace uncommon levels of connection with the people we serve and the folks we work with.  Winning is defined as when benefit is received by all.  Service is delivered with confidence, compassion, humility, and transparency.  We have high standards and aspirations while embracing mistakes and adversity as part of the process.  We know, like and trust who we work with and more often than not that goes both ways.     

 Our clients are Montana businesses and organizations who, like us, are striving to compete and grow professionally without sacrificing their lifestyle.  

 We desperately want to avoid working with the wrong client, solutions or team.  This makes getting out of bed and coming to work each day a whole lot easier.    


Job Status: Full Time  

Employee Type: Salary  

Pay: $50k-$80k DOE  


  • Rich and flexible medical/dental with a Health Savings Account option.  

  • Paid Vacation, Sick and Holiday time  

  • Retirement: 401k with 4% match and discretionary profit sharing.  

  • Certification assistance & continuing education benefits  

  • Cell phone reimbursement  

  • Paid parking  

  • Kitchen, pool table, snacks, and coffee  

  • Personal IT purchasing employee discount  

  • Team bonding events  

  • Work-life balance\flexibility  

  • General Work Schedule: 8am-5pm M-F  


Travel/License Required: Yes, 50%+ Local Travel, Some Travel Outside Area  

Work Schedule: 8am-5pm Monday-Friday  

Position Roles & Responsibilities:  

  • Maintain strong business relationship with C level professionals and/or decision makers  

  • Understand client’s business, high level operations, common industry technology needs, needs and pains.   

  • Drive IT success: fewer issues, lower risk, and solutions that meet customer’s needs. 



  • Excellent oral & written communication  

  • Technical, Business, and Financial acumen  

  • IT background with a focus on implementation, consulting and/or design of technologies for businesses ranging from 10 – 500 users, including multi-site environments.  

  • Translation of technical conversations into business conversations  

  • Business relationship development  

  • Vendor acumen  

  • Educator/Advisor/Consultant Attitude  

  • Professional Appearance  

  • Solution Sets Understanding:  

  • Application and Cloud Services  

  • Security Best Practices 

  • Practical Security Implementation  

  • Networking  

  • Servers  

  • Client Devices  

  • Service Providers  

  • Network Administration 

  • Backup  

  • Disaster Recovery  

  • High Availability  

  • Compliance