The Senior Systems Security Specialists that we are looking for will be responsible to plan, organize and lead a team to deliver cost effective and efficient IT security controls to protect and defend the bank’s systems against any internal and external threats (e.g. unauthorized access, cyber-attacks, etc.).
Core responsibilities Protects system by defining access privileges, control structures, and resources. Define, Implement, and maintain policies, procedures, processes, standards, and guidelines for systemssecurity administration and appropriate use. Manage and ensure optimal security configurations of all servers/end point OS, Virtual environments, Databases, Middleware, Applications and end points. Conduct research and make recommendations on systems security products, services, protocols, and standards in support of systemssecurity continuous improvements. Provide “ownership” of security incidents and problems thru final resolution for the Bank’s servers/end point OS, Virtual environments, Databases, Middleware and Applications. Provide systemssecurity statistics and reports to aid in management decisions. Maintain an inventory of security systems hardware and software equipment Monitoring of systems security, resolving and escalating incidents appropriately. Prepare and maintain systems security documentation and layouts. Implements security improvements by assessing current situation; evaluating trends; anticipating requirements. Determines security violations and inefficiencies by conducting periodic audits. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Desired Skills and Experience Demonstrated leadership and personnel management skills. Ability to present technical data in a comprehensive, yet clear manner. Demonstrable honesty, integrity and credibility; ability to engender the trust and confidence of internal constituency and external partners. Knowledge of systems security standards and baselines in Operating Systems, Virtual environments, Databases and middleware. Hands-on experience installing and troubleshooting Operating Systems, Virtual environments, Databases and middleware. At least 5 years of relevant work experience. Experience in systems security in areas such as (UNIX/Linux, Windows, VMware, Hyper-V, Oracle & Microsoft Databases, Weblogic) Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related academic field. Preferred professional certifications, ISO27001, CISSP, ethical hacking, OS and Databases related certifications, and other relevant security certifications.