UNOPS ICT Security and Operational Resilience Officer Jobs in Uganda

UNOPS ICT Security and Operational Resilience Officer Jobs in Uganda


Closing date: 01 Mar 2019

Under the leadership of the Information Security and Compliance Officer, the incumbent will assume the following responsibilities :

  • Evaluate existing physical security and safety systems to determine the potential risks and identify possible ICT based integrated mitigation measures
  • Perform evaluations of physical security systems and provide recommendations
  • Assess and report on regional mission compliance with ICT policies, procedures, standards and guidelines
  • Conduct security assessments and devise through reports with findings and recommendations
  • Provide training on Integrated physical security systems
  • Evaluate physical security documentation and operational activities to ensure they meet requirements
  • Ensure that all required and applicable ICT-based security controls have been properly identified, implemented and maintained as intended
  • Draft physical ICT risk assessment reports based on findings from the assessment activities
  • Provide ICT-based integrated security solution services including physical security, static security, personnel security, facilities security, operations security, and integrated fire safety systems, as well as military grade surveillance and warning systems.
  • Manage assigned client projects ensuring proper information flow, leveled expectations and on time deliverables
  • Perform on-site Quality Control/Compliance assessments using project management tools and methodology
  • Provide client support via conference calls, on-site meetings, and electronic communications
  • Participate to the ICT Risk assessments, perform control assessments and risk analysis
    Participate to the review of information security policies, procedures, standards and guidelines
  • Perform vulnerability assessments
    and provide reports with findings and recommendations; monitor compliance to the assessments findings.
  • Liaise with regional missions to assist and ensure compliance to the organization’s information security policies and standards
  • Participate in the organization of regional workshops and conferences on Information and Physical Security
  • Provide assistance on the implementation and maintenance of security tools
  • Participate to the delivery of security awareness activities

    Education :

  • Master's Degree or equivalent in Computer Sciences, Information Security, Physical Security, or a related area.
  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.

    Experience :

  • A minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in physical or information security is required
  • A minimum of 1 year of experience in performing vulnerability assessments, security analysis, and/or developing mitigation strategies is required
  • Professional experience at the international level in the public/private sector is desirable
  • Experience with ISO 27000 series of security standards and best-practices is an asset

    Language Requirements :

  • Fluency in English is required
  • Knowledge of a second UN language is highly desirable.

    Certifications :

    CompTia Security+CCNA, COBIT, CISM, CRISC, SSCP, CSSLP, ITIL, PRINCE2 or GIAC are desirable

    How to apply:
    Please apply through the link : UNOPS ICT Security and Operational Resilience Officer Jobs in Uganda
    Only those candidates that are short-listed for interviews will be notified.
    Qualified female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

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