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IT Security Specialist at National Bank of Kenya

National Bank of Kenya
Nairobi Full Time I.T.


Organization Name: National Bank of Kenya

Job Title: IT Security Specialist

Job Type: Full Time

Job Category: I.T.

Job Description

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement plans to implement the IT security framework to secure business and payment systems, integrations, digital operations and transaction monitoring
  • Implement and monitor the IT security and data management standards to ensure information confidentiality
  • Implement and monitor IT security standards that pertain to ICT devices and systems to ensure infrastructure and system protection, health and uptime.
  • Implement and monitor IT security standards that pertain to business systems and user management: changes, access and authentication and systems action logging
  • Take action to ensure, correct or report ICT devices and systems attack, destructive/unauthorized access and continuous protection.
  • Perform risk assessments and execute tests to sustain and maintain IT security standards for the ICT infrastructure and systems and take correction measures thereof.
  • Prepare regular and timely IT security reports that will enhance management decision making with regards to mitigating the attacks and/or risks posed.
  • Training on IT security awareness to all staff to enhance awareness level and proactivity in handling cyber security threats.

Position requirements

Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business/IT related field with ICT Security Standards or Management Certification that relate to current technologies.
  • Minimum 3 years in IT Management with at least 2 years in ICT Security Management
  • Banking operations or financial services or telco experience
  • Knowledge of ICT security standards and data management
  • People management, interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Project management skills
  • Proactive and positive attitude, highly motivated and self-directed; ability to work in a team environment or independently
  • Expertise in ICT Security and Security applications
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to maintain and promote a positive attitude and work environment by leading through example
  • Team player and ready to work under pressure
  • Professionalism
  • Integrity and honesty

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to National Bank of Kenya on nbk.taleo.net to apply

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