Bachelors level in Computer Science/Engineering. Master’s degree will be preferred.
Certification like CISM, CISA, CISSP, COBIT, ITIL and ISO 27001 are preferred
At least 3 years of relevant work experience (Preferably in Banking Sector) in IT Security and Risk Management, Security Policy Development and Implementation, Vendor Negotiation, Vulnerability and Penetration Testing, Compliance Management, IT Audit and Service Level Agreement (SLA) Management, Assets Identification and Management, Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning. Candidate should preferably have worked on at least two end to end IT audit process.
Essential Functions And Basic Duties
Create and implement a strategy for the deployment of information security technologies
Perform IT security risk assessments and report with suggestions to minimize threats
Monitor security vulnerabilities in networked systems
Ensure business continuity and Disaster Recovery of the bank
Implement an effective process for the reporting of security incidents
Oversee the investigation of reported security breaches
Develop strategies to handle security incidents and trigger investigations
Comply with the latest NRB regulations and compliance requirements
Run security audits and risk assessments
Ensure compliance, RISK and governance is met according to industry standards.
Protect the intellectual property of the organization at all times
Communicate with key stakeholders about IT security threats
Have proper understanding of Secure software development Life cycle
Manage IT projects, Software Acquisitions,
Proficient in documentation and communication skills
Digital leadership skills – capable of empowering and leading an IT team to meet business and IT security goals
Ability to drive the IT security strategy forward
Excellent communication and presentation skills – providing verbal and written communication that is outstanding to both direct reports and senior management as well as other stakeholders
Multi-tasking – can manage several concurrent projects and priorities demands
Implementation Experience of Payment Card Industry – Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Managing the IT security team, security experts and advisors
Ability to adopt generally accepted information security principals and industry best practices.
Qualified interested candidates may please apply before 21 September 2018. Only short-listed candidates shall be called for an interview. The Bank reserves the right to reject any or all application(s) without stating any reason whatsoever.
Laxmi Bank was incorporated in April 2002 as the 16th commercial bank in Nepal.
In 2004 Laxmi Bank merged with HISEF Finance Limited, a first generation financial company which was the first merger in the Nepali corporate history.
Laxmi Bank is a Category ‘A’ Financial Institution and re-registered in 2006 under the “Banks and Financial Institutions Act” of Nepal. The Bank’s shares are listed and actively traded in the Nepal Stock Exchange (NEPSE).
We are a technologically driven progressive Bank with strong risk and corporate governance foundations. We are known for our innovation and claim to many “firsts” in the Nepalese financial market. We have the best asset quality among all financial institutions in the country and our technology has been rated “Highly Secure” by an independent internationally accredited information system auditors.