Information Security Manager

Location Malta
Discipline: Technology, IT Infrastructure
Contact name: Daniel Genuis

Contact email: [email protected]
Job ref: 15453
Published: about 1 month ago
Our client is looking for a Information Security Manager to strengthen the Security wing of the IT Team. Reporting directly to the COO, the Information Security Manager oversees the effective operation of the Information Security Department ensuring departmental alignment with the organisation's business operations.

As an involved manager and a key decision maker, the Information Security Manager will lead the operational delivery and evolution of all information security systems through a business aligned strategy.

  • Manage the establishment, implementation, monitoring and adherence to policies and procedures that support all internal and external security areas of Technology
  • Ensure that Security systems, infrastructure and stored data are secure against internal and external threats and position effective and appropriate measures for risk management and information security
  • Formalize and publish appropriate Information Security policies to ensure key risks are identified and minimized; and security incidents are managed appropriately
  • Assist the Data Protection Officer ensuring the company's adherence to the requirements of the Data Protection Act
  • Major contributor to the development of the company Business Continuity strategy and implementation
  • Accountable for the performance of the Information Security team, achieving best value, and continuous improvement in service delivery
  • Raise awareness and ensure appropriate 'Security Culture' is in place. Design and deliver internal staff training
  • Lead annual PCI-DSS audit and assist in another Information Security audits that the company may be subject to
  • Collaborate with different stakeholders - technical and non-technical, to work out best possible solutions.
  • Coordinate regular internal and external penetration testing, to identify technical vulnerabilities and define remediation measures.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in an information security (or similar) role
  • Work experience in a PCI-DSS or ISO27001 compliance environment is preferred
  • Understanding of security components such as firewalls, URL filter, end-point protection, monitoring, alerting, audit, and logging systems among others
  • Working in an IT team in a company with operations across multiple global locations
  • Ability to undertake international travel upon request