Our client, a successful player in the ICT Industry looking for IT Security to join their team. At least 8 years varied IT experience of which two should be in a leadership or management position. Would prefer an additional minimum of two years in a security related position. The ability to understand hardware and software systems, local and wide area networking, and business processes and operations, and relate them to each other. The ability to establish long range plans and co-ordinate and prioritise multiple concurrent projects working toward those plans. The ability to reason analytically and slice through challenges and goals to find the most pressing issues. Effective verbal and written communication at all levels in an organisation. Proficient technical writing for reports, standards, policies and processes. The ability to work with and train people with different technical and non-technical knowledge, varying levels of experience, company rank and different cultural backgrounds. The ability to work meticulously and with precision. Create and implement short and long term security strategies. Lead a risk management programme for all systems, departments, processes, people and projects, to ensure appropriate and necessary security goals are put in place, and all relevant documentation is maintained. Communicate risks and treatments to senior executives in both technical and cost/benefit terms. Lead Information Security Management System development and maintenance including reviews and improvements to processes, policies, standards, ensuring they remain PCI DSS and PCI PTS compliant, and optimally appropriate to business. Develop processes, policies and standards for all new projects, products and services. Co-ordinate vulnerability management. Assist personnel and departments through the company with maintaining regulatory and ISMS compliance. Develop, maintain and operate and information Security Awareness Programme. Proactively prevent disasters by ensuring prospering protections are in place: physical security, cctv, IPS/IDS. Firewalls, Change Management, etc. Ensuring business continuity and disaster recovery plans are in place, relevant and usable. Contribute to change management to ensure compliance and security posture are maintained at all times. Evaluate security incidents, determine and co-ordinate responses. Pursue continuing personal development and training to remain competent and current through reading, attending professional courses, conferences, and obtaining certifications relevant to job duties.
Qualifications and Certifications: Prefer degree in computer science, information systems, etc. Security certifications and Technical certifications such as MCSE, CCNP, VCP6. A generous salary package is offered for the right candidate
Urgently apply if you are interested and attach your CV in word format to: firstname.lastname@example.org