IT Security Manager Job Placement - BRAC Uganda Microfinance Ltd

Job Title:     IT Security Manager
Organisation: BRAC Uganda Microfinance Ltd
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Head of Information and Communications Technology

About US:
BRAC Uganda Microfinance Ltd is the largest Microfinance operating in Uganda covering several districts through 147 networked branches targeting Micro, Small and Medium Entrepreneurs of Uganda. BRAC boasts of promoting financial inclusion by extending financial services to the un-served and underserved, now with over 212,000 borrowing clients, over 150Bn loan book with 98% recovery rate, operationally and financially self sustaining.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
  • Responsible for planning, directing and coordinating BRAC’s information security policies and programs, setting procedures and guidelines to ensure that all information systems are functional, secure and safeguarded throughout BRAC and are in compliance with privacy, customer trust and information security laws and regulations applicable to financial institutions.
  • Direct and manage the IT Service continuity management area by managing and supporting business continuity management and disaster recovery (DR), as well as work area recovery (WAR) processes.
  • Enforce and track compliance to technology policies and procedures.
  • Track, report and mitigate IT risks such as vulnerabilities, cyber attacks etc.
  • Perform any other duty that may be assigned.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the BRAC IT Security Manager job placement should hold a Degree in computer science or related field
  • At least three years of experience in IT security and risk management area, solid experience in cyber security controls and incident handling.
  • Comprehensive knowledge and experience invulnerability scanning and auditing tools, Enterprise-scale network and host-based IDS architectures, Enterprise scale firewall architecture, secure messaging architecture.
  • Strong in information security, audit and compliance
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate security related concepts to technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Extensive knowledge of banking regulations
  • High degree of self-motivation
  • Good leadership skills.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their application letters, Curriculum Vitae not scanned (including bio-data such as: Date of birth, Education qualification, language proficiency, work experience and at least three professional referees in Ms. Office Word Document) and all scanned copies of academic /other supporting documents. They should all be merged into one PDF file. In total, there must only be two attachments sent to

Deadline: 14th July 2017

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