Information Security & Compliance Lead
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The Job Opportunity
The ideal candidate will be responsile for developing, implementing and maintaining a good information security practice within the Serco Middle East division.
Part of the role is to be participate and represent ME in Serco group security forums and work with the Head of IT.
This role will also be responsible for the management and oversight of internal and external IT Audits and Risk reviews, in so doing they will collect evidence to prove compliance to Group Policy and Standards
Assisting the management in developing and taking full responsibility in implementing and monitoring Serco’s security plans, policies, procedures and systems across the breadth of Serco’s activities
Working with Serco Middle East contracts to develop an IT cyber security plan and ensuring effective security of Serco Middle East information systems and networks by collaborating with cross-
functional teams responsible for service delivery operational management of security technologies
Identifying security requirements for new applications and other software products and advising IT management on security issues, including legislation and adoption of new security technologies.
Evaluation of the proposed Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity plans for new systems implementations and major systems modifications by random testing of control activities to check for possible gaps.
What we are looking for in our candidates :
Ideal candidate must be self-motivated and have a broad experience in the information security field and be comfortable working in a dynamic atmosphere of a technical organisation
The ideal candidate would have experience across threat management, security incident event management, incident response and handling experience.
The candidate must also display experience and aptitude for the other areas of information security encompassing risk management, audit and compliance
Ability to work in team oriented environments. Good communication skills
Understand the underlying protocols and data used as the basis for security monitoring services
Candidate must have strong reporting skills
Strong communication skills Able to communicate effectively on technical and business issues with both, internal and external stakeholders
Broad expert knowledge of Information Security and Risk Management principles and practices.
Broad knowledge of information systems, operating systems, databases and networking
Working with Serco
At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has important role to play.
We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services.
We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.
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Serco is committed to Equal Employment Opportunities and is committed to ensuring the safety of all of its employees through its Zero Harm initiative.
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