Job details – Deputy Manager – Information Security

Deputy Manager – Information Security


Direct Reporting:

-Chief Risk Officer


-Graduate/Masters Computer Engineering/Science


-5 to 6 years of experience (1 to 2 years managing a team).

Job Description:

  • Mitigate information security risks in line with industry practices, the risk appetite of the business & any legal, regulatory or contractual requirements.
  • Ensure compliance of information security policy and ISMS.
  • Manage external audits and assessments, oversee audit findings and management actions plans. Ensure corrective actions are taken.
  • Develop and review Business Continuity and DR documents on a regular periodic basis for accuracy and completeness.
  • Conduct regular DR drills to ensure the system availability and readiness of relevant teams.
  • Co-ordinate & liaise with auditors & security assessors as necessary.
  • Review and identify risk associated within the business processes and new projects and report it on timely for its resolution.
  • Implement and oversee technological upgrades, improvements and major changes to the information security environment.
  • Monitor their organization’s networks for security breaches and investigate violations when occurs.
  • Assess the organization’s security measures, such as firewalls, anti-virus software and passwords, to identify any weak points that might make information systems vulnerable to attack.
  • Perform technical security review of the systems with the help of tools, if applicable.
  • Prioritize security coverage to ensure that strategically important data, such as commercial information or personal data, receives the highest levels of protection.
  • Develop and direct implementation of security standards and best practices for the organization.
  • Research the latest information technology security trends.
  • Recommend security enhancements to relevant department.
  • Assist system administrators in deploying security controls in the systems, if required.
  • Ensure that Information security audits are conducted periodically or as needed
  • Provide training for employees, explaining security risks and ISMS requirements and demonstrating good practices


-Excellent verbal and written communication skills

City: Karachi

Last Date to Apply: Jaunuary15, 2022

Please send your resume at [email protected]

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