Job Vacancy For Information Security Officer



ARB Apex Bank Limited invites applications from suitably qualified applicants for the following vacancy: Information Security Officer

Job Summary

• The Information Security Officer will assist the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) to monitor and enforce information security policies to protect the bank’s computing infrastructure, networks and data whilst maintaining the confidentiality, integrity and availability of information assets
• Additional responsibility as the Data Protection Supervisor for the Bank and ensuring Data Protection Policies are implemented in line with the Data Protection Act, 2012 (Act 843)

Key Responsibilities / Accountabilities

• Ensure protection of information assets
• Implement kay regulatory and compliance requirements
• Review the security measures of networks, systems and detect vulnerabilities
• Remediate security incidents applications
• Provide guidance on information security topics, policies and controls
• Participate in the development and implementation of appropriate and effective controls to mitigate identified threats and risks. Perform regular patch and access control management
• Ensure that disaster recovery and business continuity plans are in place and tested regularly.

Qualification Required & Experience

• A minimum of a first degree in Information Technology/Computer
• Science Computer Engineering or in a related field Membership of a recognized professional body will be an advantage
• Minimum of five (5) years relevant post-qualification experience preferably in the financial services industry.

Knowledge and Skills

• Knowledge of IT, process and control and strong understanding of risk and control frameworks such as (COBIT, ISO, NIST, ITIL, PCI-DSS)
• Proficiency with Databases (MySql, Oracle, Sqt) and Database Activity Monitoring / Firewalls
• In-depth knowledge of systems architecture, engineering and operations of at least one enterprise SIEM platform
• Experience with vulnerability scanning solutions
• Hands-on experience in analysing high volumes of logs and network data in support of incident investigations
• Understanding of mobile technology and OS (i.e Andriod, iOS, Windows), SAN, Virtualisation platforms
• Knowledge of multiple operating systems and applicable system administration skills. Windows Server / Active Directory and Linux
• Programming or scripting background (Python, PowerShell, Java Shell/BASH, C. C++, etc) is highly recommended
• High level of integrity,analytical and result-oriented
• Good communication skills (written and oral)
• Must be a team player and willing to continuously develop skills
• Flexibility in working hours

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Applications accompanied by detailed curriculum vitae, copies of certificates names and addresses of three (3) referees, including their contact telephone nos /e-mail addresses, should be forwarded to:

The Head
Finance & Administration Dept.
ARB Apex Bank Plc
P.O.Box GP 20321
Accra

or

[email protected]

Closing Date: 18 December, 2021