Senior Manager - Network Security (Telecom)
Opportunity to drive end to end Network Security strategy and implementation
Contribution to wider business goals through successful completion of projects
About Our Client
Our client is a leading provider of telecommunications and mobile money services with operations in 18 countries across the globe.
Headquartered in Gurgaon, India, the company ranks amongst the top 3 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers.
They offer an integrated suite of telecommunications solutions to their subscribers, including mobile voice and data services as well as mobile money services both nationally and internationally.
The Group aims to continue providing a simple and intuitive customer experience through streamlined customer journeys.
Mitigating Security threats : ensuring relevant technology is proactively monitoring 24*7 potential threats and vulnerabilities
Ensuring security controls are implemented timely and appropriately to safeguard and maintain business operations
Designing and executing periodic penetration tests and security audits
Driving the Network Security Program : ensuring the full deployment of all information security processes and controls across in accordance with Global security strategies
Understanding local regularity requirements on cybersecurity and defining optimised control requirements to mitigate relevant risk
Establishing Policies, procedures, standards and guidelines
Establishing monitoring and assessment processes and ensuring compliance and adherence to established security policies, procedures and standard
Conducting continuous assessment of information security practices and systems and identifying areas for improvements
Implement Minimum Baseline Security Standards (MBSS) for Telecom Nodes
Monitoring compliance with organisation's information security policies among employees, vendors and 3rd parties
Coordinating with internal and external audit teams during audit assessments and for resolutions of audit findings related to information security and other Network audit areas
The Successful Applicant
Bachelor's degree in computer science, information security or a related study; Industry qualifications such as CISSP, CCNA, CISA, CISM, CRISC certifications is preferable
10-12 years industry experience in Information security
Preferably Telecom experience in large Telecom organisation
Demonstrated Experience in managing IT Security projects is preferable
The incumbent must be a core telecommunication technologist with deep understanding of IP, Telecom networks, Network technologies
Excellent knowledge of network security frameworks such as 3GPP, ITU-T X.805, ITU-T X.1051, ITU-T E.409, ITU-T E.408
Multi Cycle Design / Architecture experience in telecommunication networks. Experience in LAN Zoning and Firewalls will not suffice
Experience in designing and implementing security strategies at Telcos or large corporations to mitigate service denial or disruption, unauthorised monitoring and disclosure of sensitive information, unauthorised modification of user or network information and network services, revenue and Network fraud
Multi-cycle experience on two or more of the following areas obtained from large organisation : Networking technologies such as MPLS, MSC, LTE, MPBN;
Network Products and Service development; Switching, Transmission, IP Networks; ISP Operations; Network Surveillance and Forensics
In-depth knowledge of security concepts such as cyber-attacks and techniques, threat vectors, risk management and threat management
Identity Access Management(IAM) and Identity Access Governance(IAG)
Clear in communication, both written and verbal
Ability to work in a multi-vendor managed service environment
Proven influencing skills with different levels of management and diverse stakeholder group.
Excellent understanding of the different functions within an enterprise
What's on Offer
Attractive salary commensurate with industry norms
Opportunity to work with one of the leading organisations in the telecommunications industry