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Cyber Security Manager



Sheikh Zayed City, Giza Governorate, Egypt
Posted on Monday, December 4, 2023

As a Cyber Security Manager, you will play a critical role in safeguarding the organization’s digital assets and ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information.

You will lead a team of cybersecurity professionals, develop and implement security strategies, and stay abreast of evolving threats and technologies to effectively mitigate risks.

Key Responsibilities:

Leadership and Team Management:

  • Lead and manage a team of cybersecurity professionals, fostering a culture of collaboration, innovation, and continuous improvement.
  • Provide guidance, mentorship, and professional development opportunities to team members.
  • Conduct regular training sessions to enhance the team’s skills and awareness of emerging threats.

Security Strategy and Policy:

  • Develop, implement, and maintain comprehensive cybersecurity strategies and policies that align with organizational goals and regulatory requirements.
  • Continuously assess and update security policies to address evolving threats and technologies.

Risk Management:

  • Conduct regular risk assessments and vulnerability assessments to identify, prioritize, and mitigate potential security risks.
  • Collaborate with other departments to ensure that risk management processes are integrated into business operations.

Incident Response and Management:

  • Develop and implement an incident response plan to efficiently address and mitigate security incidents.
  • Lead investigations into security breaches, coordinate with relevant stakeholders, and report findings to senior management.

Security Awareness and Training:

  • Develop and implement security awareness programs to educate employees on cybersecurity best practices.
  • Conduct regular training sessions and simulations to test the organization’s readiness to respond to security incidents.

Security Architecture and Technology:

  • Evaluate, recommend, and implement security technologies and solutions to enhance the organization’s security posture.
  • Collaborate with IT teams to ensure that security considerations are integrated into system and network architecture.

Compliance and Auditing:

  • Ensure compliance with relevant cybersecurity regulations, standards, and industry best practices.
  • Coordinate and participate in internal and external audits, providing necessary documentation and evidence of compliance.

Security Monitoring and Incident Detection:

  • Implement and manage security information and event management (SIEM) systems to monitor and detect potential security incidents.
  • Collaborate with the team to investigate and respond to alerts in a timely manner.

Vendor Management:

  • Assess and manage the security risks associated with third-party vendors and service providers.
  • Ensure that vendors adhere to established security standards and policies.

Continuous Improvement:

  • Stay current with industry trends, emerging threats, and technologies to continually enhance the organization’s cybersecurity posture.
  • Regularly review and update security processes and protocols to address new challenges and vulnerabilities

Key Qualifications:

  • Relevant certifications such as CISSP, CISM, or similar.
  • Proven experience in a cybersecurity leadership role.
  • Strong knowledge of cybersecurity principles, technologies, and best practices.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.