Cybersecurity Manager

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Cybersecurity Manager

  • Post Date:June 19, 2023
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  • Career Level Manager
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 5-10 Years
  • Industry ICT
Job Description

Requisition ID: 1433547
Location: Harare

Cybersecurity is one of the most important risks facing businesses today. Systems, applications, and processes are becoming increasingly interconnected and automated and many organizations are now reliant upon technology to drive business strategy and growth. Our clients are turning to EY for help and guidance on how to protect their assets, minimize business disruption and improve security as they continue to exploit technology to transform their business. At EY, we are expanding our already market leading cyber security services. We need excellent people, across all grades, to join our team and be part of our exciting growth strategy.

Your key responsibilities

As a Manager, you will lead the cyber security engagements and projects for our client. They may include implementation of security solutions for our clients and support the clients in their desire to protect the business. You will belong to an international connected team of specialists helping our clients with their most complex information security needs and contributing toward their business resilience.


  • Designs security architecture to address business requirements, including cyber as a service
  • Defines the security infrastructure for the design and integration of new and existing systems​ Performs operational management activities related to deployments, upgrades, configuration updates and technology rationalizations
  • Acts as an intermediary between the business and technical community to understand business requirements, define, run and operate the security architecture, support development and engineering teams with end-to-end management
  • Monitors and protects sensitive data and systems from intrusions and security breaches
  • Identifies, prioritizes and responds to security threats with appropriate containment approaches and develops, executes and continuously improves operational protocols and processes
  • Evaluates, utilizes, deploys, and matures security controls used in cyber defense across an enterprise, and conducts normal operational maintenance of security systems


  • Responsible for the effective management and delivery of one or more processes, solutions and/or projects, ensuring a focus on quality and effective risk management
  • Responsible for continuous process improvement, the identification of innovative solutions through research and analysis, insight and experience of best practices
  • May manage professional employees or supervise others to deliver complex technical initiatives, with accountability for performance and results
  • Applies depth of expertise to guide others and interprets internal / external issues to recommend quality solutions
  • Meets performance objectives and metrics set locally (client service, quality and risk management, sales and business growth, solution development and teaming etc.)

Technical Skills

  • Project Management
  • Technical Writing/Documentation
  • Cybersecurity and Privacy Architecture
  • Security Tools and Technologies Lifecycle Management
  • Cybersecurity and Privacy Concepts, Principles and Solutions
  • Cybersecurity and Privacy Technology Sourcing and Evaluation
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Change Management
  • Security Event Analysis
  • Soc Operations

Business skills

  • Building and Managing Relationships
  • Digital Fluency
  • Managing Change
  • Client Trust and Value
  • Communicating With Impact
  • Leading Teams
  • Negotiation and Influencing


  • A bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer/ electrical engineering, information technology or a related field
  • A Masters degree in IT or Business will be an added advantage
  • Minimum 5 years of recent relevant work experience in information security or information technology discipline, preferably in a technology consulting role with a leading management consultancy organization or professional services firm
  • Experience in client service delivery and be able to manage multiple engagement teams and projects
  • Related professional certifications such as CISSP, OSCP, CEH, CISM, etc.