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CISO - Chief Information Security Officer

REF J43522
Location: Co. Dublin
Employment Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable

CISO - Chief Information Security Officer
The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the management of information security and will direct strategy and operations for the protection of the enterprise information assets. The person will also lead the IT Risk and Compliance function.

The scope of responsibility will encompass communications, applications and infrastructure, including the policies and procedures which apply. The position requires an experienced security and risk practitioner with exceptional business acumen and technical knowledge and an ability to operate in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
The position is responsible for managing our information security and risk and compliance practices, leading development and execution of information security strategies, implementing technical solutions and acting as the security and IT risk subject matter expert.

Experience Required
1. Up to 10 years security experience with a minimum of a Master’s Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, or related discipline
2. A qualification in Risk, Compliance, Finance or equivalent related area with proven quantitative skills a distinct advantage
3. A proven knowledge of security architecture design, network security, mobile security, vulnerability management, and threat intelligence/analysis.
4. Prior extensive and demonstrable experience in a Senior level role within a Large IT Enterprise Financial Services / Insurance company with significant Compliance and risk exposure.
5. Can demonstrate a deep knowledge of security policies, regulations, and compliance issues.
6. Strong ability to translate complex IT and security challenges and issues into business risks.

A. Relevant industry-accepted security certifications ( CISSP, SANS, etc.) a plus.
B. Knowledge of common information security management frameworks, such as ISO 27001, COBIT, NIST or PCI DSS.
C. Proficient in project management disciplines and processes.

If interested please send your details to Fergal Keys at The Panel

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