Information Security – Assistant Manager

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Dubai

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During your tenure as an Information Security – Assistant Manager in Information Technology, you will be responsible for the firm’s overall objectives of enhancing data protection, standardizing and securing critical infrastructure and gaining cyber visibility through security operations. You will be responsible for operations of the security technologies that fall under the umbrella of the Cybersecurity portfolio. The Cybersecurity organization manages and delivers a comprehensive set of cybersecurity services through its regional delivery hubs and offices. As an Information Security – Assistant Manager , you will demonstrate and develop your capabilities in the following areas:

Key responsibilities:

  • Technical Rollout & management of Information Security standard i.e ISO27001
  • Review and maintain SOP’s and 100% coverage.
  • Act and communicate security project requests
  • Assure Technical deliverables and landscape are well managed and documented.
  • Driving Information Security Operations from compliance assurance prospective
  • Manage and work on projects with well-defined and trackable project plans
  • Track audit non compliances / failures, until closure.
  • Follow-up on identified actions and discrepancies with a road map for improvements of Service Level Agreement
  • Support all Audits throughout the year (external, internal and clients), specifically by providing the required artifacts, policies, procedures, and knowledge sessions if needed.
  • Produce Security Metrics & Reports to measure the efficiency of Compliance to Standard and Overall Security Posture
  • Evaluation of new tools/technology, Capacity Planning for Security Devices
  • Help others in information security concepts, issues, standard and policies
  • Participate with project teams related to information security requests and projects
  • Assist in drafting and editing Information Security related standards, policies and guidelines
  • Assist in drafting and editing Information Security Risk models, methods and procedures

Leadership capabilities:

  • Builds own understanding of our purpose and values; explores opportunities for impact
  • Demonstrates strong commitment to personal learning and development; acts as a brand ambassador to help attract top talent
  • Understands expectations and demonstrates personal accountability for keeping performance on track
  • Actively focuses on developing effective communication and relationship-building skills
  • Understands how their daily work contributes to the priorities of the team and the business


  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience (Bachelor’s Degree/University Degree in Information Security, Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent experience)
  • A minimum of 6 years of experience with at least 4 years of experience in Information Security
  • Strong background in security operations and security systems management
  • Sound understanding of Information Security risks and controls
  • Sound knowledge on ISO 27001 standards
  • Good understanding of common Security architecture, operations and controls
  • Good understanding of information security principles
  • High degree of personal integrity and ethics as well as a passion for protecting people and systems
  • Excellent written and oral communication and presentation skills for leadership, technical and business audiences
  • Preferabile industry-recognized security certifications (e.g.,CISSP, CISM, ISO27001.)