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IT Security Specialist

Dfcu Bank

This is a Full-time position in Uganda posted June 16, 2022.

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# Job Description

Reporting to the IT Security, Standards and Architecture Manager, the role
holder is responsible for providing technical support in the Business
Technology BT unit in order to enhance systems, applications and networks
security focusing applying security and privacy principles to organizational
systems and infrastructure requirements relevant to confidentiality,
integrity, availability, authentication, non-repudiation.The IT Security
Specialist shall work with technical teams and service providers to assess,
identify, and provide appropriate security mechanisms and solutions to be
integrated into the bank’s systems operations and make recommendations for

Key Accountabilities:
• Provide IT security technical support during the development,
implementation, and maintenance of IT projects.
Implement and enforce security requirements for all mission critical
applications accordance with the IT cyber-security and resilience framework.
• To spearhead development and enhancement of a security information and event
management SIEM framework for the bank to facilitate proactive responses to
security concerns.
• To monitor and ensure that IT security management controls are correctly
implemented and are continuously updated to meet emerging threats.
Contribute to the development and implementation of a robust IT Service
Continuity and Disaster Recovery Plan for all critical IT services.
• Support the IT management in developing and implementing appropriate IT
policies, procedures, and guidelines such as SLA management, IT Security,
Change management.
• Enforce the adoption of a Security Development Lifecycle SDL for the
internal software development processes for all business applications to
ensure security compliance while reducing development costs.
Contribute to the development of an Information Technology IT Risk
Management Framework in liaison with the Risk Management department.
• Provide technical support and guidance in the configuration of security
tools such Database activity monitoring, Web application firewalls,
vulnerability management tools, Web, and API security assessment tools etc.
• Respond immediately to security incidents and provide post-incident
• Work with CCIO team to ensure systems and applications are developed per
security standards
• Carry out Systems security tests.

Qualifications, Experience and Competencies Required:
• A minimum qualification of a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science,
Information Technology, or a related numerical Sciences Degree.
• A Master’s degree specializing in Digital Security may be an added
Professional security certifications in relevant technologies such as Cisco,
Microsoft, CISSP, Unix / Linux will be an added advantage.
• At least 5 years’ experience in systems / network administration role.
• Work experience in a banking industry will be an added advantage.
• Experience and qualifications in Ethical Hacking.
• Working Knowledge of systems architecture and systems development.
• Knowledge and experience in Applications penetrations testing.
Skills and training in internet applications design and security.
• Experience with Web Application Firewalls.
• Knowledge and Experience in Cyber Defense techniques and technologies.
• Experience in UNIX and Windows server administration is an added advantage.
• Technical skills in Unix and Windows and Python scripting skills.
• A demonstrated experience in writing technical reports and management
reports for stakeholders is a must.
• Must possess above average problem-solving skills, organization skills,
excellent and communication skills.
• Considered an out of the box thinker and displays a willingness to learn.
• Ability to maintain robust stakeholder engagements, a strong work ethic, and
is a team player with the ability to work well independently.
• Advanced Business Architectural & IT Security skills.
• Analytical Thinking & Inductive Reasoning.
• Planning and Organization.
• Strategic Perspective – Establish priorities, challenging goals, and
measurements consistent with these goals and organizational vision.
• Critical Judgement and Decision-Making – Define issues and focus on
achieving workable solutions to obstacles.
Good Communicator – Presents ideas effectively, clearly, and concisely both
orally and in writing.
• Leadership and Interpersonal Skills – Create a culture of continuous
development and ownership with self and the team.
• Inspire Commitment –Actions and behaviours are consistent with words.
• Self-Development – Pursues positive change in self and organization. Drives
own personal development plan.

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Email:: [email protected]

If you believe you meet the requirements as noted above, please forward your
application with a detailed CV including present position and copies of
relevant professional/academic certificates University Transcript, O & A
level, by close of business on Wednesday 22nd June 2022 to the email address
indicated below; **[email protected]**

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