Apr 03, 2018

Senior IT Security Analyst Job Careers - Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD)

  • Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD)
  • Dubai - United Arab Emirates
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Job Description


Job Title:  Senior IT Security Analyst

Company Name: Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD)

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE)


Job Summary: The Senior IT Security Analyst will ensure that all systems (Including OS/ Database/ Networks/ Infrastructure) in CBD are protected against all known current and future vulnerabilities by conducting regular independent Assessments of technology and process. Evaluating and recommending mitigating controls needed to protect CBD information and networks and help determine an acceptable level of risk for the Bank.


 Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Conduct periodic security assessments to identify vulnerabilities and help determine, recommend solutions to reduce level of risks to an acceptable level or to meet the risk appetite of the bank.
  • Perform regular Vulnerability Assessment on information assets and technologies.
  • Perform regular and Adhoc logical access control reviews on hosting infrastructure systems.
  • Continuously assess the gaps between the implemented security controls and those established at a policy level.
  • Maintain risk, issue and change registers for information security.
  • Identify security violations, security risks and vulnerabilities, escalate them to the attention of ITD Management and recommend the best ways to reduce any information security risks.
  • Identify compliant and non-compliant processes and system and evaluate their effectiveness.  Make recommendations for improvements in line with IS Governance requirements, local and International regulations and professional practice standards (such as PCI-DSS, ISO 27001 etc.)
  • Support Information Security Awareness initiatives carried out by IT-GRC Unit.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent work experience are required.
  • CISA/CISM/CRICS/CISSP or well-known industry relevant certification is preferable.
  • Five years in Information Technology and security related work arena.
  • Experience in computer security operations, policies/standards, and IT Vulnerability, threat & risk management.
  • Knowledge of security frameworks, standards, and guidelines is preferred.
  • IT Security project management experience.


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