JOB SUMMARY : The IT Administrator System Security provides highly skilled, specialized services to maintain and monitor all security systems and appliances across the organization and contributes to the development of the corporate security operations center (SOC).
He / She will conduct penetration tests and security assessments to reduce vulnerabilities across the corporate networks and information systems.
The incumbent will also be responsible to deploy change and operational procedures to optimize and ensure security systems and appliances integrity, availability, performance and capacity utilization.
KEY ROLE ACCOUNTABILITIES :
Advises on classification of security risks that impact senior management decisions on the risk treatment report.
Develops system specific Policies, Processes, and Procedures for all security systems and appliances.
Ensures that all access and changes to security systems and appliances are reviewed, controlled, and governed by corresponding policies, processes and procedures.
Contributes on risk assessments during project implementation and develop mitigations solutions to risks related to security systems and appliances.
Contributes to the development of Incidents Response Processes & procedures.
Contributes to the development of Disaster Recovery Processes & Methodologies for the perimeter security infrastructure.
Identifies, evaluates & implements security systems, appliances, and tools to enhance productivity & improve asset confidentiality, integrity & availability.
Keeps updated on IT security technological advancements and advises on suitability and compatibility within the current Sidra environment.
Evaluates and reviews designs, architectures, configurations for all security systems and networks to ensure adherence to policies, standards, and best practices.
Responds to user security queries, logs, resolves issues, and maintains comprehensive documentation.
Conducts regular operational audits on security systems and appliances and ensures that critical data and configurations are backed up and archived properly and resides in a secure location.
Monitors & analyzes activity logs and events across all security systems and appliances and generates daily and monthly summary reports.
Investigates industry risk and compliance trends with new technologies and provides guidance and recommendations to the Head of Systems Security.
Adheres to Sidra’s standards as they appear in the Code of Conduct and Conflict of Interest policies
Adheres to and promotes Sidra’s Values
In view of the evolving needs and opportunities within Sidra, this position may be required to perform other duties as assigned and reporting relationships may vary.
QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS SELECTION CRITERIA :
Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, information systems, computer engineering or related field
Certification and Licensure
Job Specific Skills and Abilities