Posted on Jan 18, 2018
Preferably seven (7) years of relevant post qualification experience, with at least three (3) years of demonstrated IT infrastructure implementation and management.
The Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) will form and manage the Information Security function, a strategic function responsible for policies, standards, procedures and oversight of security operations management. The CISO will take lead in the protection of information assets by: Ensuring strategic alignment of information security in support of business objectives; Ensuring availability , confidentiality, integrity, audit ability of the information systems; Ensuring continued availability of the information systems; Ensuring reduction of adverse impacts on the business operations to an acceptable level; ensuring conformity of applicable laws, regulations and standards; preventing non repudiation of computer based activities. The position will report to the Chief Executive Officer.
• Education: University degree in Computer Science, or in Communication and Computer Engineering or equivalent – Master degree in Information Security related field is preferred. • Current security certifications, including CISSP, CISM, ISO 27001 are highly desired • Preferably seven (7) years of relevant post qualification experience, with at least three (3) years of demonstrated IT infrastructure implementation and management. • Experience as an Information Security Officer or equivalent position, developing and administering an information security program in a banking or insurance environment is highly desirable. • Must be a Saudi national