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IT Security consultant

  • Job reference: 923072
  • Location: Qatar
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Cyber Security, IT & Telecoms
  • Date posted: 17/12/2018


* Graduate and/or Master's Degree qualifications in either Computer Science, Information Technology or a related discipline.

* Professional certifications in Information Security and/or Information technology - CISSP and/or CISM at minimum is required

* Strong communication skills, including written, oral and presentation skills. Must be fluent in English.

The ideal candidate must have work experience in: and be able to:

* Information Security models and frameworks (ISF, ISO 27001) and best practices

* Architecture : Operating Systems (Windows, Linux), Network technologies and protocols

* Security Architectures and controls: including Antivirus, Antimalware, proxies, web filtering and firewalls

* Security Event monitoring tools and processes including Security Operations Centre.

* Incident response processes and tools

* Patch and Vulnerability management processes and tools

* Risk Assessment, Change Management Processes

* Information Classification

* Disaster Recovery, Business Continuity

The ideal candidate must have experience and be able to:

* Analyze and establish security requirements for your systems/networks

* Defend systems against unauthorized access, modification and/or destruction

* Configure and support security tools such as firewalls, anti-virus software, patch management systems, etc.

* Define access privileges, control structures and resources

* Perform vulnerability testing, risk analyses and security assessments

* Identify abnormalities and report violations

* Oversee and monitor routine security administration

* Develop and update business continuity and disaster recovery protocols

* Train fellow employees in security awareness, protocols and procedures

* Design and conduct security audits to ensure operational security

* Respond immediately to security incidents and provide post-incident analysis

* Research and recommend security upgrades

* Provide technical advice to colleagues

Preferably and Plus:

* CISO Certification

* Professional certification in Industrial Cybersecurity (e.g. GICSP or similar) is desirable

* Knowledge of Industrial Cybersecurity standards (IEC 62443) is desirable

* Arabic speaking

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As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.