Information Security Architect - 12195
Information Security Architect
R537 465.00 to R805 391.00
Job No: 12195
Enterprise Security Architecture
Development of the IS security architecture strategy
Develops enterprise security architecture principles, standards, guidelines and model management aligned with architecture disciplines
Responsible for large scaled security architecture implementations such as database monitoring, data loss prevention, identity and access management etc.
Identifies solutions required to realise the enterprise security architecture,
Assess, evaluate and review current and proposed solutions.
Develops requirements of such solutions
Runs RFI/Ps and gives subject matter expert guidance
Implements and operationalizes solutions
Align current and future models by formulating proposed roadmaps.
Formulate and monitor adherences.
Security Solutions Architecture:
Provides security consulting services on Business and IS projects
Interprets the enterprise security architecture and applies to projects
Assists projects in developing risk profiles, assessment of security requirements, security design, implementation and security testing
Track Security trends and innovations and assess their applicability for the Company
Liaise with strategic vendors to develop shared long-term roadmaps
Manage research to keep abreast of best practices and trends.
Consult with experts to get knowledge of industry best practices and trends.
Market security architectural services to all stakeholders.
Supervisory / Leadership / Managerial Tasks:
Supervise Systems Security Administrator in performing security reviews
Leadership in the promotion of information security across the Company
System managers / engineers in terms of security policy
External and internal auditors advising on current security situation, co-ordinating effective audits
IS Management informing of security weaknesses, their implications and solutions
Users of MTN Information systems adhering to security policy
Customers in terms of IS controls to ensure adequate privacy and protection of sensitive information
Direct reports - Leadership, Development, Training, Performance Management, motivation and planning
3 Year degree
CISSP, CISM or equivalent Information Security qualification or relevant proven working experience
Thorough knowledge security risks and control measures
±8 yrs experience in IS environment
A minimum of 3 to 5 years in an Information Security Architecture / Consulting Role
Information security risks & controls knowledge