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Specialist - IT Security Job at Etisalat Nigeria
« on: Sep 05, 2012, 10:30 PM »
Job Title: Specialist – IT Security

Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Reports To: Manager- IT Security

Organisation: Etisalat Nigeria

Job Summary:

Analyze the Etisalat Nigeria information security environment and recommend measures to safeguard valuable enterprise information assets

Principal Functions:

•   Work with business units and other risk management/ assurance functions to identify security requirements, using methods such as risk and business impact assessments

•   Implement strategies and plans to achieve security requirements and address identified risks

•   Perform control and vulnerability assessments to identify control weaknesses and assess the effectiveness of existing controls, as well as recommend remedial action

•   Report to management concerning residual risks, vulnerabilities and other security exposures, including misuse of information assets and non-compliance

•   Ensure the development, documentation and implementation of agile disaster recovery and business continuity plans

•   Play an advisory role in application development or acquisition projects in order to assess security requirements and controls, as well as ensure that approved controls are implemented

•   Collaborate on critical IT projects to ensure that security issues are addressed throughout the project life cycle

•   Assist in the development of IT security architecture and policies, principles and standards

•   Develop processes, procedures and supporting service-level agreements (SLAs) to ensure that security controls are effectively managed and maintained

•   Define security configuration and operations standards for security systems and applications, including policy assessment and compliance tools, network security appliances and host-based security systems

•   Develop and validate baseline security configurations for operating systems, applications, networking and telecommunications equipment

•   Assist with the resolution of negative audit findings reported by Etisalat Nigeria internal and external auditors

•   Assist system administrators (and other IT personnel) in the resolution of reported security incidents

•   Participate in security investigations and compliance reviews as requested by internal and external auditors

•   Research, evaluate, design, test, recommend and plan the implementation of new and/ or updated information security technologies

Educational Requirements:

First degree or equivalent in Electrical/ Electronic or Telecommunications Engineering, Computer Science, Engineering, and/ or any other relevant discipline

Experience & Skills:

Between two (2) and five (5) years directly relevant post-NYSC work experience

Relevant Enterprise Information Security and Architecture Certifications required, e.g CISA, CISSP, CCNA, CCSP, ITIL, CoBIT, etc

Ideal candidate must be able to demonstrate:

• Expert-level experience and/ or knowledge of at least two IT disciplines, including technical infrastructure, application development, middleware, database management and operations

• High-level exposure to multiple, diverse technical configurations, technologies and processing environments

• High-level exposure to IT consulting and understanding of rules of professional engagement

• Familiarity with renowned Information Security standards, e.g ISO27000:2005

• Excellent project/ programme and business process management skills

Deadline: 19th September 2012.

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