Job Title : Project Lead - Information Security
Location : Abu Dhabi
Duration : 6 months extendable based on performance & project
Type : Outsourced
Minimum of seven to 10 years of experience in a combination of risk management, information security and IT (at least five must be in a senior leadership role).
Information security experience in a Banking Sector will be an added advantage.
Strong knowledge and understanding of relevant legal and regulatory requirements, such as: NESA, ISO 27001/27002, NIST, CoBIT.
Up-to-date knowledge of methodologies and trends in both business and IT.
Project management skills: financial/budget management, scheduling and resource management.
Experience in implementing Information Security projects such as: DLP, SEIM, PAM, VAPT, etc.
Sound knowledge of business management and a working knowledge of information security risk management and cybersecurity technologies.
Proven track record and experience in developing information security policies and procedures, as well as successfully executing programs that meet the objectives of excellence in a dynamic business environment
Ability to lead, coach and motivate the information security team to achieve tactical and strategic goals.
Degree in Information Security / Information technology-related field, or equivalent work- or education-related experience
Professional security management certification is desirable, such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) or other similar credentials