Technology Control Lead

Saudi Arabia Permanent
  • Opportunity to work with one of the biggest player in the industry
  • Permanent opportunity

About Our Client

My client leads a groundbreaking urban development corporation, driving a forward-thinking initiative in Saudi Arabia. Their focus is on promoting innovation, sustainability, and economic variety, attracting international investments and top-notch professionals from diverse industries to shape tomorrow.

Job Description

  • Infrastructure Security:
    • Work closely with external vendors and partners to ensure that controls required by our IT policy are appropriately addressed in SOC reports.
    • Assess and enhance security controls for in-house developed solutions to safeguard our infrastructure.

  • Cloud Controls:
    • Collaborate with IT teams to develop and implement a comprehensive Cloud Control Framework.
    • Ensure the secure configuration and management of various cloud solutions used by the organization.
    • Monitor and assess the effectiveness of cloud security controls and recommend improvements as needed.

  • Identity and Access Management (IAM):
    • Implement and manage IAM controls to ensure that access to critical systems and data is authorized and monitored.
    • Review and update IAM policies and procedures to align with evolving business needs and security requirements.

  • Disaster Recovery:
    • Develop and maintain a robust disaster recovery plan to minimize downtime and data loss in the event of a disaster.
    • Conduct periodic disaster recovery testing and exercises to validate the effectiveness of the plan.

  • Data Protection:
    • Implement data protection measures to safeguard sensitive and confidential data.
    • Collaborate with data owners to classify data and apply appropriate security controls.

  • Governance, Risk, and Controls:
    • Articulate and report on security issues and risks to senior management.
    • Review and draft policies, procedures, and standards to ensure compliance with industry regulations and best practices.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in technology controls, risk advisory, IT audit, or a related role.
  • Strong technical skills in Infrastructure Security, Cloud Controls, IAM, Disaster Recovery, and Data Protection.
  • Ability to adopt a consultant-like approach, focusing on risk, authorization, access management, and cybersecurity.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, to effectively communicate complex security concepts to technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Relevant certifications such as CISSP, CISA, CISM, or similar are a plus.

What's on Offer

  • Opportunity to work with one of the biggest player in the industry
  • Permanent opportunity
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IT Support
Saudi Arabia
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Lucas Fabbro
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