Job purpose ; The ISO is responsible for enforcing a secure IT environment and ensuring compliance with local and international laws, regulations and standards.
The ISO is also responsible for ensuring the organization adheres to the strictest levels of IT governance.
Requirements; University degree or graduate qualification in a business or technology-related field; Professional security management certification i.
e. CISSP, CISM, CISA, CRISC, PCI QSA / ISA / PCIP
3 years working experience in the field of information security as an ISO or CISO OR / 5 years working experience in the field of information security as an engineer or consultant.
it is expected that the incumbent will be comfortable to travel (internationally and regionally)
Skills required; 5 to 10 years broad IT experience; Demonstrable broad knowledge of all aspects of information technology including but not limited to systems, networking, perimeter defense, mobile technologies, social media, Agile software development etc.
Working knowledge of all aspects of GDPR, POPI and PCI-DSS. Experience with Cloud computing / Elastic computing across virtualized environments.
Fluent in English with excellent written and verbal communication skills and a high level of personal integrity. Confidence in presenting to, communicating with and managing senior internal and external stakeholders.
Systems documentation; Systems monitoring and reporting; Systems reliability and availability; Systems capacity management.
Systems alignment to business requirements; Vendor and third-party escalation availability; Vendor and third-party system problem management.
Vendor and third-party system change planning and projects