Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) - Banking E-Payment (International)

Pillars - Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
More than 15 years
Career Level:
Senior Management (e.g. VP, CEO)
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
Males Only
About the Job

About our Client :

The region’s leading smart card solutions. With regional presence encompasses in tens of Countries across several Continental, With more than decades of experience

Responsibilities, Duties & Tasks*

  • Develop the strategic leadership of the company information security program.
  • Define and ensures company wide compliance to the PCI requirements
  • Ensure alignment with overall IT Strategy
  • Develop Information Security organization across all business units
  • Provide guidance and counsel to the executive management and key members of the company leadership team, working closely with senior administration in defining objectives for information security
  • Manage the performance, availability and reliability of all Information Security resources
  • Set up monitoring and controlling of Information Security directives
  • Ensure an effective communication between the business responsible / key users and the IT Department
  • Monitor performance according to agreed standards and take necessary action to communicate/advise/assist according to performance levels
  • Responsible for risk assessments and monitoring security trends and legislations
  • Responsible for Information Security cost and budget estimates as well as ongoing benchmarking
  • Manage all staff reporting to the position in order to effectively train, evaluate, motivate, delegate and monitor their activities
  • Report, on monthly basis, to the executive management the current status of security compliance and issues that pose potential risks to the company
  • Oversee the security environment
Job Requirements

Job Specifications:

  • Scientific qualifications BSc. in communication engineering, or computer science/Information technology graduate from a well reputable university

Vocational qualifications & Certificates

  • Familiar with PCI requirements
  • CISM, CISSP, CEH, ITIL, etc.
  • Years of experience 15 years at least within a similar industry, (banking & payment)

Special skills needed -

  • Programming languages , Cyber security tools , Operational IT Skills.
  • Planning & Budgeting
  • Language; Fluent in Arabic & English
  • Age; 40-55
About this Company

Pillars Egypt is Consultancy & Recruitment Firm established to serve distinctive clients in the areas of strategic management , Business Planning and Executive recruitment.
We are a group of executives with a large diversified experience in various areas as Strategic Management, Business Planning

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