Information Security Officer

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We are looking for an Information Security Officer to work on the implementation of a risk management framework.
The role will involve the assurance and assessment of infrastructure and applications as well as advising technical and business teams on options for secure systems.
Responsibilities
  • Acting as a security SME supporting service owners in obtaining and maintaining conformance to business risk tolerances.
  • Providing briefings to governance boards and key stakeholders on risks to new and existing services.
  • Ensuring alignment to appropriate standards and recommending suitable control improvements. Evaluating and raising risks to confidentiality, integrity or availability.
  • Advising and guiding business services on maintaining compliance with relevant legislation.
  • Contributing to the implementation and development of supporting policies and standards.
  • Maintaining a frequent security partner relationship with specified high value services through their service life.
 
Skills and Experience
  • Stakeholder management - internal and external.
  • Analysis skills from various sources of information and providing assessments for the business.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • A broad knowledge of technologies, including common vulnerabilities and exploits.
  • A comprehensive knowledge of security controls for modern digital services.
  • Knowledge of Cloud technologies
  • Technical background
  • Leadership skills
 
Qualifications in the following would be an advantage:
SABSA Chartered Security Architect, CISSP, CISM, CASP+, ISEB Practitioner Certificate in Information Risk Management.
Contract
21 November 2022
SME
General SME