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Information Security Lead

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Information Security Lead

  • Post Date:June 27, 2023
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  • Career Level Other
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 5-10 Years
  • Industry ICT
Job Description

We have been retained by our client to facilitate the recruitment and selection of self-driven and competent personnel to fill the vacant position of an Information Security Lead that has arisen within their organization.


  • Develops and oversees implementation of enterprise information security policy, standards, guidelines and procedures to ensure ongoing maintenance of information security program.
  • Enforce the adherence of the information security policies.
  • Conducts periodic security/vulnerability assessments on enterprise IT infrastructure.
  • Performs information security risk assessments and analysis to identify areas of risk and develop information security measures and controls for mitigation.
  • Plans, designs and oversees implementation of information security infrastructure and solutions.
  • Develops and implements policies and practices for encryption of data transmissions and the erection of firewalls to conceal information as it is being transmitted and to eliminate tainted digital transfers.
  • Ensures issues raised through information security / cyber security assessments are addressed.
  • Investigates any information security policy violations and recommend appropriate action.


The ideal incumbent must possess the following minimum qualifications, competences and experience:

  • A Degree in Computer Science / Information Technology / Telecommunications.
  • Security Certification (CCNP Security/ CEH/ CISSP/ CISM)
  • Five years’ relevant experience
  • Knowledge of PCI DSS, 18027001 and other security standards
  • Knowledge of security frameworks such as NIST
  • Hands on experience with firewalls, routers, bridges, switches and gateway devices, appliances and software
  • Good theoretical knowledge and practical experience of computer networking (LAN, WAN, IP, TCP/IP, Subnetting, ACL, NAT)


Send your CV and application to [email protected] in conjunction with your 1 minute video profile

Later than 29 June 2023