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IT Technical Security Specialist Full-time

at onshore client of Cognicx in Dubai (Published at 02-10-2018)

Position Title IT Technical Security Specialist
Reports to Position IT Security & Compliance Manager
Direct Reports N/A

Job Purpose
To manage, review and monitor the Application/Systems and Network Security and drive for constant improvement in protecting CLIENT’s information systems from internal and external threats, virus and unauthorized access. Also, to develop departmental internal security policies. Exercises security assurance and monitors all processes and systems across the organization.

Key Accountabilities
Planning & Organisation
• Manage the SIEM & ATP solution and ensure that the all the security events being monitored and alerted within SLA’s
 Manage the DLP solution and monitor the events and fine tune on a regular basis
• Conducted periodic vulnerability assessments and plan and Implement mitigations for the vulnerabilities identified by internal and external scans
• Develop controls to mitigate the process gaps identified in the information systems and practices
• Develop policies and procedures for the information security operations and related solutions
People Excellence (internal/external customer engagement and relationship management)
• To create an environment which is a great place to work for you and your colleagues through your dedication, enthusiasm, sharing of knowledge, honesty and desire to support others.
• To display excellent standards in all you do and inspire others to do the same, and that you operate within legislative/regulatory and company policies and procedures.
• To display confidence, self-belief and openness to new ideas, adapting and embracing challenges and opportunities with a determination to excel.
• Continuously develop own skills by attending all required training courses and maintaining an up to date knowledge of products, services, systems and work processes.

Frameworks, boundaries and decision making authority
• Should be a subject matter expert in IT security and Information Security domains. The job role involves liaising with various departments within CLIENT.

Qualifications, experience, skills and competencies

Experience required:
 8+ years of IT security and information security related experience

Education requirement:
 Technical Bachelor’s Degree with the required experience
 Should be CISSP certified
 Any other certifications like – GIAC / GPEN /GMON/ GCIH will be preferred

Knowledge & Skills:
• Expert knowledge in SIEM, DLP and ATP solutions with working knowledge on enterprise network
security products including Next generation network / application firewalls, IPS, cryptographic
suites and VA tools.
• Expert knowledge in enterprise network security products including Next generation network /
application firewalls, IPS, cryptographic suites.
• Hands on experience on cloud security solutions and standards
• Detailed knowledge on information security standards, PCI, CoBIT and NIST 800-30
• In-depth knowledge on data security standards and processes
• Knowledge on web applications scanners, and vulnerability assessment and remediation tools

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