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Higher Education Loans Board   |   Nairobi, Kenya   |   Log in or register to see the closing date

Information Systems Security & Assurance Officer (ISSO)

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Information technology, software development, data
  • Experienced (senior worker)
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
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Job Summary

Reporting to the Chief Information Officer, Information Systems Security & Assurance Officer (ISSO) will be responsible for developing and implementing an information security program, which includes procedures and policies designed to protect enterprise communications, systems and assets from both internal/external threats and assurance of business recovery strategies through an elaborate BCP/DRS Governance Framework. The ISSO will work alongside other IT services portfolio managers to implement cyber security products and services and to manage disaster recovery and business continuity plans.


  1. Provide Technical expert advice on infrastructure and security.
  2. Conducting employee security awareness training and establish metrics to measure the effectiveness of this security training program.
  3. Ensure that security is embedded in the project delivery process by providing appropriate information security policies, practices, and guidelines Undertake System Administration for information security related appliances and solutions.
  4. Play an Advisory role on information security, innovations and technical developments. Work with service providers to ensure service delivery in a secure manner.
  5. Handle security incidents reported by users, identifying security objectives and metrics.
  6. Coordinate the development of implementation of incident response plans and procedures to ensure that business-critical services are recovered in the event of a security incident.
  7. Evaluate and modify system's security configuration and enforcing adherence to security practices as per the IT Security Policy.

General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Permanent
Job type: Full Time
Location: Nairobi
Area of work: Information technology, software development, data
Seniority: Experienced (senior worker)

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 3 years
Required skills: Testing and debugging; IT equipment installation and configuration; Technical support; System administration; Information security
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

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