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  • Posted: Jul 30, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
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    Imagine a world where people live healthier, more enhanced and protected lives… A world in which each organisation is a powerful influencer and responsible corporate citizen, committed to being a force for social good. As a leading innovator in healthcare, wellness, insurance, investments, financial and life planning, Discovery works ceaselessly to...
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    Security Architect

    Key Purpose

    The Enterprise Security Architect (ESA) is a senior-level individual that operates in the Information Governance and Security team and is responsible for designing, building, testing and driving implementation of privacy and security systems. The ESA is expected to have a thorough understanding of complex IT systems and stay up to date with the latest security and privacy standards, systems and authentication protocols, as well as best practice capabilities.

    Areas of responsibility may include but not limited to

    • Enhances the Information Governance and Securit y teams accomplishments and competence by planning delivery of solutions; answering technical and procedural questions; teaching improved processes; mentoring team members.
    • Determines requirements by evaluating business strategies and requirements; researching information privacy and security standards; conducting system security and vulnerability analyses and risk assessments; studying architecture/platform; identifying integration issues; preparing cost estimates.
    • Plans systems by evaluating network and security technologies to adhere to industry standards.
    • Implements appropriate systems in line with the Information Governance and Security strategy
    • Updates job knowledge by tracking and understanding emerging practices and standards; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
    • Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value and enhance the security and privacy posture.
    • Provide guidance to Information security officers, managers, privacy and governance officers

    Personal Attributes And Skills

    • 10 + years of experience in the Information technology and Information Security fields across multiple domains.
    • Working knowledge of and experience with security frameworks and architectural principles.
    • Working knowledge of and/or experience with Risk and Compliance.
    • Working knowledge of applicable industry standards, legislations, etc.
    • Proven experience of driving enterprise wide security programs, projects, or solutions.
    • Relevant Information Security and Architecture Qualification/s.

    Education And Experience

    • IT qualifications (A+, N+ or equivalent)
    • Advanced Security qualifications (CISSP,CISA or equivalent)
    • Security Architecture (SABSA or equivalent)
    • IT related Diploma / Degree (advantageous)

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Discovery Limited on to apply
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