Our client based in Johannesburg East is looking for an Information Security Officer to join their team Duties & Responsibilities Influence and assist in the development, communication and championing of security policies which ensure information and data systems are protected from risk, fraud and unauthorised access.
Monitor and measure compliance with Information Security Policies. Ensure that identified or suspected violations of policies and standards or compromises of sensitive information assets are reported in line with established governance.
Develop an in depth understanding of project business requirements and objectives to ensure relevant and effective Information Security controls are implemented as part of the project and are clearly defined for new projects or systems.
Ensure adequate tracking and management of Information Security requirements for wider projects. Communicate Information Security risks to senior level management clearly and concisely ensuring they are fully defined and understood.
Establish and maintain a high level of business engagement, championing information security awareness throughout the entity by winning senior management commitment to implementing information security policies in their divisions / departments.
Desired Experience & Qualification Computer Science Degree or equivalent 4+ years experience in information security consulting / officer type roles from the IT Security industry Must have experience in PCI Information Security Strategy experience Experience in managing security incidents. CISSP / CISA / CISM