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Senior Specialist - Group Technology Assurance

Posting Country:  South Africa
Date Posted:  11-Jun-2021
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

At Vodacom, we’re working hard to build a better future. A more connected, inclusive and sustainable world. As a dynamic global community, it's our human spirit, together with technology, that empowers us to achieve this. 

We challenge and innovate in order to connect people, businesses, and communities across the world. Delighting our customers and earning their loyalty drive us, and we experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

With us, you can be truly be yourself and belong, share inspiration, embrace new opportunities, thrive, and make a real difference. 
 

Role Purpose:

To provide assurance within Technology across the Vodacom OPCOs covering the areas of Cyber Security, SOX and GITC including governance & reporting, independent assurance, risk & control guidance and continuous monitoring of the Risk and Controls environment.

Your responsibilities will include:

Perform reviews on technology processes, systems, infrastructure and network infrastructure across the Cyber Security and GITC environments with the aim of proactively enhancing the control environment. Guiding management on recommendations for closure of items found.
Control design and implementation across the Cyber Security and GITC environments within Technology and related processes
Conduct internal and external security assurance scans using tools or developing/scripting tools
Implementation of Continuous Monitoring techniques across the Cyber Security and GITC environments
Travelling to local markets to assist management with governance and risk management

Skills, Qualifications, Competencies and Experience:

atric (Essential)
Must have technical / professional qualifications:
A relevant IT/Technology Degree (e.g. BSc Computer Science/Engineering, BCom Informatics)
Relevant certifications would be advantageous, such as CISA, CISM, CRISK, CISSP, ITIL etc
Overall experience 5 - 8yrs, inclusive of:
At least 5-8 years’ experience in risk, assurance, controls and compliance management in a technology environment
At least 5 years’ experience in Technology Security or a Technology Audit function would be advantageous
At least 3-5 years’ experience in process definition and management is advantageous
A relevant Technology post graduate degree\diploma will also be an added advantage
IT Audit is mandatory, Risk Management or Cyber Security in large enterprises are required.
Relevant Frameworks, CISA is mandatory, SOX, ISO 27001/27002, CISSP are preferable.
Technical/Infrastructure knowledge is required i.e. detailed knowledge of at least three of the following platforms:
Operating Systems(LINUX, Windows)
IT Networks, Firewalls, VPNs
Databases (SQL, Oracle, MySQL etc)
GSM Network Infrastructure
Security and Development knowledge is advantageous
Linux Kali and associated tools
Asset discovery techniques
Scripting (Linux bash, JavaScript etc)
Python/PHP or other programming languages
Zoning, DDos detection, Web Traffic filtering, Malware, IDPS
Patching, Vulnerability Management, Pen Test techniques
Personal attributes required
Grasping of technical concepts rapidly and the ability to articulate these concepts to technical and non-technical audiences
Strong analytical and documentation skills
Good client engagement skills
Good interpersonal and presentation skills


Closing date for applications: 05 March 2021


The base location for this role is Midrand

The Company’s approved Employment Equity Plan and Targets will be considered as part of the recruitment process. As an Equal Opportunities employer, we actively encourage and welcome people with various disabilities to apply.
Vodacom is committed to an organizational culture that recognizes, appreciates, and values diversity & inclusion.
The base location for this role is, Midrand, Vodacom Campus
The Company’s approved Employment Equity Plan and Targets will be considered as part of the recruitment process. As an Equal Opportunities employer, we actively encourage and welcome people with various disabilities to apply. Vodacom is committed to an organisational culture that recognises, appreciates and values diversity & inclusion.

Commitment from Vodacom

Vodacom is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a flexible, motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognized, developed and rewarded. We believe that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business and we are committed to creating an inclusive work environment which respects, values, celebrates and makes the most of people’s individual differences - we are not only multinational but multicultural too. At Vodacom you will have access to our excellent flexible benefits programme that you would expect from any global company.

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