Job title: Security Assessment Lead
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Job published: 22-08-2019
Job ID: 31640
Contact name: Iain MacHattie
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Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing security practice with our client in MENA as the Security Assessment Manager. The role is tax-free and also accommodation is provided in the position.  They are an emerging fintech firm who need someone with experience ideally working closely with the ethical hacking team in a previous role. They will be a subject matter expert in all aspects of security assessment; architecture, application security, penetration testing, ethical hack/red team and vulnerability assessment. They will be the lead role in ensuring the banks level of security is assessed taking into account the current and future threat landscape, attacker tradecraft and regulatory requirements.

The role requires a hands on manager who has direct experience of atleast 2 years in performing and implementing penetration testing and application security processes.  The role also requires experience working with business and technology teams to ensure security assessment processes are integrated efficiently and vulnerabilities are remediated within risk based timeframe.

This role will suit an individual who has a passion to develop their own skills and knowledge in information security and data protection compliance; a proactive person who is a ‘hands on’ starter/finisher, that’s driven, enjoys responsibility and achieving results; a highly organised person in their ability to manage and prioritise workload; adept at operating effectively within an organization delivering via influence and relationships rather than all under their control.

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