Specialist, Information Security Management Needed At Etisalat (2015)

Etisalat Nigeria is in need of a Specialist, Information Security Management 

Etisalat’s vision is a world where people’s reach is not limited by matter or distance; a world where people will effortlessly stay in touch with family and friends; a world where businesses of all sizes can reach new markets without the limitations of distance and travel.

Etisalat Nigeria is recruiting to fill the below position of: Specialist, Information Security Management

Specialist, Information Security Management 

Job Summary
Responsible for analysing an Etisalat information security environment and recommending security measures to safeguard enterprise valuable information assets.

Principal Functions

  • Work with Etisalat business units and with other risk management/assurance functions to identify security requirements, using methods that may include 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, and recommends remedial action
  • Prepare report on residual risk, vulnerabilities and other security exposures, including misuse of information assets and noncompliance.
  • Ensure the development, documentation and implementation of an agile disaster recovery and business continuity plans.
  • Play an advisory role in application development or acquisition projects, to assess security requirements and controls and ensure that security controls are implemented as planned
  • Collaborate on critical IT projects to ensure that security issues are addressed throughout the project life cycle
  • Assist in the development of security architecture and security policies, principles and standards
  • Develop security processes and procedures and supporting service-level agreements (SLAs) to ensure that security controls are 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 in resolving negative audit findings reported by Etisalat internal or external auditors
  • Assist system administrators (and other IT staff) in the resolution of reported security incidents
  • Participate in security investigations and compliance reviews as requested by internal or external

Educational Requirements

  • First degree in Engineering or Sciences from  a recognised University

Experience,Skills & Competencies

  • Three to Five years relevant work experience
  • IT Security/Audit Certifications (CISSP, CISM, CISA, ISO 27001 etc)
  • IT Security Management/ Information and Application Protection
  • Business Application, Enterprise Infrastructure Knowledge
  • Versatility in Information Security Management Applications e.g SIEM, SVAT, Metasploit
  • Communication
  • Problem Solving
  • Passion for Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Empowering people
  • Growing people
  • Team work
  • Customer Focus

Method of Application

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