IT Security Officer
Job Location : UAE
Essential Duties and Responsibilities :
Creates information security strategies, both short-term and long-range, in support of the Company s goals.
Directs an ongoing, proactive risk assessment program for all new and existing systems and remains familiar with the Company s goals and business processes so effective controls can be put in place for those areas presenting the greatest information security risk.
Communicates risks and recommendations to mitigate risks to the senior management by communicating in non-technical, cost/benefit terms and in a format relevant to senior management so decisions can be made to ensure the security of information systems and information entrusted to the Company.
Oversees all ongoing activities related to the development, implementation, and maintenance of the Company s information security policies and procedures by ensuring these policies and procedures encompass the overall security of electronic information at rest or in motion within the Company system and assisting departments in local process and procedure development, ensuring they are not in conflict with Company s policies.
Ensures sufficient resources are available and allocated to projects by balancing project funding requirements with the assigned budgets, coordinates, and tracks project expenditures to ensure resources are used effectively and within budget, and provides periodic budget reports to the IT Manager.
Acts proactively to prevent potential disaster situations by ensuring that proper protections are in places, such as intrusion detection and prevention systems, firewalls, and effective physical safeguards, and provides for the availability of computer resources by ensuring a business continuity/disaster recovery plan is in place to offset the effects caused by intentional and unintentional acts.
Evaluates security incidents and determines what response, if any, is needed and coordinates Company responses, including technical incident response teams, when sensitive information is breached.
Design and implementation exposure for large entity network.
Experience with IPS(Cisco Sourcefire), Web Proxy(Bluecoat), M365 Security procedures & Security Policies with adherence to core product usage & analyzing activity policies.
Dual Factor Authentication RSA and added knowledge on SIEM. DLP & ATP is an advantage.
Advanced level of experience on Remote access technologies in IPSEC/GRE and SSL VPN(Pulse Secure.
5-year experience in Information Technology/Security service.
Preferably must have Computer Security Solutions.
M365 / Azure / Products Security & policies hands-on is a must.
Has good Network and Database.
Bachelor Degree, English proficiency.
Presentable, energetic, and highly motivated.
Interested candidates can apply with your resume.