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Manager- Security Management

Company: EARTH
Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE
CLOSES ON: 2020-02-26
Department: Security Management
Direct reports: Senior Security Officer; Senior Information Security Officer; Information Security Officer
Reports to: Vice President- Business Development

OVERVIEW

To manage end to end EARTH security functions, including physical security and information security in order to ensure safety of employees, facilities, and assets

Education and Qualifications

Education

  • Minimum master in business management or equivalent  

Preferred Qualification

  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  • PMI Professional in Business Analysis (PMI-PBA)

Experience

  • Minimum 12 years of security management experience in public/private sector organization

Preferred Experience

  • Minimum experience of 3 years on managerial or similar position in public/private sector defence engineering organization 

Key Accountabilities

  • Develop and implement security management strategy
  • Develop and implement emergency exit management and contingency planning
  • Develop and monitor security management policies & procedures, programs etc. to ensure compliance with internal security policies, licensing requirements or applicable government security requirements, policies, and directives
  • Ensure compliance with the standard EARTH password accountabilities set in the security policy & secure the execution of the specified passwords accountabilities in the “Password Accountabilities standards” in the IT operations manual
  • Manage network security control systems such as firewalls, intrusion detection systems, wireless networks, virtual private networks, and network/domain account access and generate review reports
  • Manage change requests to the systems operations, applications and network including infrastructure devices and security devices
  • Manage and configure physical security, disaster recovery and data backup systems
  • Implement and oversee technological upgrades, improvements and major changes to the information security environment
  • Manage governmental security reviews, internal & external audits of the overall effectiveness of facility, personnel and information security processes
  • Manage the identification of potential areas of compliance vulnerability and risk; review the recommended corrective action plans for resolution of problematic issues and provides general guidance on how to avoid or deal with similar situations in the future
  • Analyse and evaluate security operations at regular intervals to identify risks or opportunities for improvement through auditing, reviews and assessments
  • Communicate security status, updates and actual or potential problems using established protocols to VP- Business Development
  • Deliver training on security management to all employees within EARTH 
  • Finalize security-related documents, such as incident reports, status reports proposals, and tactical or strategic initiatives