IT Cyber Security Team Lead

  • 00000
  • United Arab Emirates Dubai
  • Permanent
  • Oil & Gas
We are recruiting for a IT Cyber Security Team Lead position
Job Requirements:
  • Degree in Engineering / Computer Science / Information Security / Information Management Systems or related field.
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) preferred.
  • Information Security and /or Information Technology industry certification (ISO 27001 Lead Implementer or Lead Auditor) preferred.
  • Prince II or PMP preferred.
  • CompTIA Network+, Security+, SSCP, CISM, CISA or equivalent certifications held or working towards.
  • 5 - 10+ year’s work experience in Information Security implementation, management, monitoring, and audit.
  • Proven track-record of understanding security controls and working across the organization to implement and validate controls.
  • Experience in coordinating small teams of engineers in their delivery of work on projects and assignments.
  • Experience in working in ICS, SCADA, and other Operational Technologies.
  • Oil and Gas Industry experience is preferred.
Other Competencies / Skills / Others
  • Knowledge of NIST, IEC 62443 and ISO270001 cybersecurity frameworks and APTA cybersecurity consideration for oil and gas assets preferred.
  • The candidate will possess in-depth experience in the IT/Networking field with most recent experience having come from any three of the following areas:
  • Penetration testing.
  • Application security.
  • Malware Reverse Engineering.
  • Threat Intelligence.
  • Security Architecture.
  • Industrial Control Systems Security.
  • Telecom and Network security.
  • System or Network administration in a complex multi-national network.
  • Working in a Security Operations Centre (SOC) or in a Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT/CIRT).
  • Demonstrated ability to identify automation/orchestration opportunities and developing plan to implement automation.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of staff, management, and clients both verbally and in writing.
  • Strong understanding of latest security principles and protocols.
  • Strong understanding of security operations technologies including SIEM, endpoint tools and network-based logs.
  • Understanding of tactics, techniques and procedures associated with cyber threats and the ability to develop relevant alerting, countermeasures, and threat hunting techniques.
  • Scripting ability (PowerShell, Python).
Benefit Details:
  • Medical Insurance for employee.
  • Discretionary Bonus Payment.
  • Flexible working hours
Please note some additional information regarding the position:
The position is permanent staff and not a contract position

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With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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