IT Security Operations Officer

IT Security Operations Officer

Our client in the finance industry is currently looking for an IT Security Operations Officer to join their team.

Responsibilities:
  • Assist in the planning, coordination and implementation of the company's information security strategy
  • Implement security standards, procedures, and policies across multiple platforms and diverse system environments based on approved security policies
  • Provide support to facilitate and coordinate the current security infrastructure and to define future programs, design and implementation of security related to IT systems
  • Providing security support in the development, testing and operation of firewalls, intrusion detection systems, enterprise antivirus and software deployment tools
  • Provision of the first measures and measures to control security risks and threats in IT environments
  • Investigating and recommending corrective actions for security incidents to the organization and other stakeholders
  • Implement policies and develop technical procedures to secure the system infrastructure and applications
  • Identify the installation, modification, or replacement of hardware or software components and configuration changes that affect security
  • Submit reports and / or manage all projects and activities led by the Group IT Security Manager
  • Travel and perform IT security duties in other overseas offices
  • Ensure a high quality / standard of work and service throughput
Requirements:
  • IT related degree 
  • Experience similar position
  • Possession of industry accredited security certifications such as CISSP, SSCP, CISA, CEH
  • Experience with networking protocols and understanding of security related technologies
  • Experience with operating system security
  • Knowledge with leading firewall, network scanning, intrusion detection, and authentication technologies
  • Knowledge of approaches, practices, tools and techniques for contingency and disaster recovery operations
  • Excellent writing, communication and presentation skills 
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills