Main Duties : We are currently looking for an IT Security Officer to work with our client based in Sharjah, Our client is involved in heavy engineering and fabrication for the offshore oil and gas industry.
Candidates must have bank experience and CISSP qualification is mandatory.
Role:Provide expert advice to ensure information security is continuously improved. The ITSO will also perform project management for security related initiatives such as ISMS implementation as well as participate in the incident management and change management processes. The ITSO also participates heavily in assuring and evidencing maturity of process and governance against ISO standards for auditors and regulators.
•Develop, manage and administer Information Security Management System
•Develop Information Security Policies and procedures
•Conduct Information Security Awareness and communicate policies to all users
•Define security requirements and baselines for new and old information systems
•Perform security audit for information systems and processes
•Perform regular Information Security Risk Assessment
•Perform administrator role in Information Security Council
•Collect, analyze and report findings for Information Security Incidents
•Facilitate vulnerability/penetration tests and other information security exercises
•Assess and evaluate requests for process or policy exceptions
•Collaborate with IT management to continually evolve the IT security aspects of systems and infrastructure to enable secure information exchange and eliminate risk
•Evaluate, recommend solutions for information security
•Ensure compliance to HSES policies and procedures as applicable
•Ensure compliance to Information Security policies and procedures as applicable
•Ensure operational cost reduction by 10 percent
•Ensure submission of SOAP cards for all unsafe practices/conditions observed
•Ensure continuous improvement of the ISMS by setting regular meetings, plans and mitigation initiatives
•Improve knowledge of all employees with regards to information security. Improve knowledge of IT admins on security incident handling
•Prevent cyber security incidents via employee awareness, monitoring and optimization of security tools
•Ensure punctuality target of 95 percent
•Provide effective IT security support to all employees.
•Graduate in Computer Sciences or IT discipline
•ITIL Foundation Certification
•Information Security Certification
•Confident command of spoken and written English.
•Attentive and a good team player.
•Able to maintain calm, think logically and work well under pressure.
•Maintain right attitude and patience to carry out detailed routine tasks
This is a residential position with an all inclusive package in the region of 20'000AED per month
Education : CISSP
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Salary : UPTO 20'000 AED all inclusive package per month
- Information Security
- Incident Management
- Cyber Security
- Information Technology Security Auditing