Senior Information Security Specialist

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A leading IT software company is looking for a Senior Information Security Specialist to join their team in Malta. You will be responsible for the implementation and maintenance of controls, processes and audits required for the implementation, maintaining, and improving of the company’s technologies. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or a relevant area and have a good understanding of ISO27001 and SOC requirements. If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience and wish to join a company which promotes continuous training and development, then GRS look forward to receiving your CV for this Malta based Senior Information Security Specialist role.
  • Develop and maintain the Information Security related policies, procedures, and work instructions.
  • Ensuring the continual improvement of ISMS, PCI DSS and GDPR programmes
  • Assisting with the design of information security processes, policies, and procedures
  • Performing periodic audits of key security controls, processes, and audits to ensure operating effectiveness
  • Contribute to the development of appropriate security KPIs, objectives and strategies, towards improving the security posture and security maturity.
  • Maintain and improve the security education, training, and awareness framework.
  • Performing information security risk assessments
  • Maintain the Security Risk Register and liaising with other relevant parties within the organization
  • Contributing to the ISMS Committee
  • Providing advice on ISO27001, PCI DSS and other relevant compliance standards
  • Participate in regulatory audits and assist Legal and Compliance teams as may be required.
  • Assist teams in supplier onboarding risk assessment process
  • Project Manage assigned projects, developing project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders, and ensuring technical feasibility.
  • Perform assignments from beginning to end (identification of risks, controls, weaknesses, recommendations, best practices, sampling, reporting, etc.)
  • Identify significant risk exposures relating to control processes and make appropriate recommendations.
  • Perform IT audit action item follow-ups on previously raised findings.
    Establish and maintain relationships with internal departments as well as third parties/vendors
  • Ideally, you have been working for an auditing company in the field of IT audit/IT advisory for at least 2 years or have comparable experience in industry (e.g. IT compliance, ISO27001, ITIL, IT security.)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or a relevant area.
  • Good understanding of ISO27001 and SOC requirements
  • Knowledge of GDPR Law
  • Ideally, you have certifications such as CISA or CISSP
  • Latest tech
  • Flexible hours
  • Paid training & development (Microsoft & HP courses)
  • Health Insurance
  • Annual bonus based on performance
  • Go internet home package
  • Unlimited Go mobile phone allowance
Due to the high volume of applications we receive at GRS Recruitment, only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.
To apply for this position, please email your CV to Laura Constantinou, quoting the above job reference or call +356 27780664 for further information.


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    6 December 2022
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