IT Security Officer

  • Job Reference: HQ00009389
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2017
  • Recruiter: E-Resourcing
  • Location: Brussels
  • Salary: £503.64 to £587.58
  • Sector: IT (general)
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Context of the mission

Our client is looking for an hands-on IT Security Officer

Responsibilities of the IT Security Officer

  • Be a technical and operational security expert
  • Define, implement and maintain corporate security policies and procedures
  • Implement, or participate in the implementation of, security measures and controls
  • Plan, research and design robust security architectures for IT projects
  • Be the Single Point of Contact for any IT security related matters towards stakeholders (business/compliance/HR/Group/…)
  • Be responsible for the IT Risk management process and deliverables
  • Ensure the development, communication and maintenance of information security standards and procedures in compliance with the Group policies and standards.
  • Select appropriate security solutions, and be the point of contact for vulnerability audits and assessments.
  • Provide advice and guidelines to development teams to foster secure SDLC.
  • Develop action plans, create schedules, produce status reports
  • Keep fully abreast of trends and changing technologies as they relate to Information Security threats and new technologies
  • Monitor, measure, test and report on the effectiveness and efficiency of information security controls and compliance with information security policies
  • Contribute to an information security education and awareness campaign
  • Manage & coordinate different security vendors

Profile of the IT Security officer

  • You are an experienced IT Security Officer and you have proven and extensive hands-on experience in Information Security (Network, System & Application security)
  • Understand complex and varied information-technology systems and issues
  • Experience with information security controls and countermeasures and methods of analysing their effectiveness
  • Strong analytical, reasoning, and organizational skills are essential
  • Strong verbal and written communications and presentation skills are essential
  • Working knowledge of security related technologies such as firewalls, MDM, IDS/IPS systems, SIEM systems, network protocols, etc...
  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Experience with reporting to management
  • Familiar with the ISO2700x standards
  • Widely recognized security certifications (such as CISSP, CISM) are a plus
  • Fluent in English, both spoken and written