Wednesday, 15 May 2013

IT Security Engineer

Date:12th  May, 2013

IT Security Engineer::

Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Employment Type:
Category: I.T. & Communications

Opportunity to join a leading Oil & Gas Operator based in Abu Dhabi on Contract basis.

Our client is Middle Eastern based Oil and Gas Production Company with multiple projects in the region.

Job Purpose:

  • Takes measures to help protect and maintain Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability of Company data and information systems from internal/ external threats by adopting best IT security practices in the industry.

  • Leads and implements the design of Information Security Architecture, implements / maintains IT Security policies and procedures. Administers / monitors Company's Information Security Infrastructure systems and reports any security violations and IT Security risks in order to help protect company's computing and networking environment.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Leads the design and implementation of the IT Security architecture and infrastructure to ensure data protection and data integrity, according to best practices and recognize information security standards.

  • Leads and supervises the Implementation of Information Security Management System (ISMS) for modest management of Company Information Security and appropriate measurement of Security level and gaps in Company against the IT Security Standards.

  • Develops and maintains the documentations of the technical procedures, standards, and guidelines for IT Security infrastructure components and products.

  • Supervises and coordinates a Computer incidents response team with members from IT sections and teams to manage computer security incidents and problems.

  • Keeps abreast of changing technology to meet the new ever increasing security threats.

  • Occasional contacts with HR to aware them about procedures, policies, and guidelines regarding IT Security.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Engineering or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 6 - 7 years experiences in the field of Technical Support of which two years are involved in IT Security.
  • Very good knowledge of spoken and written English.