Grant Thornton CJSC

TITLE:  Information Security Specialist

DURATION:  Long-term

LOCATION:  Yerevan, Armenia

JOB DESCRIPTION:  The Information Security Specialist will focus primarily on designing, implementing and overseeing information security management systems, including risks assessment, analysis and risks mitigation. Also, he/ she will focus on implementing information security and related IT audits in accordance with the audit plan and other specific requirements. The Information Security Specialist displays effective leadership and communication skills, as well as understands information security, IT management and risk management principles.

- Design, implement and monitor information security management systems;
- Plan and conduct information security audits and other related IT audits;
- Identify, access and analyze information security risks and produce reports highlighting issues and providing potential solution;
- Provide guidance and related recommendations in development and implementation of information security and other IT specific management systems;
- Plan and conduct technology assessment in the areas of information security and specific IT environments including identification of relevant vulnerabilities and threats.

- 5 years of work experience in information security and IT audit;
- 3 years of work experience in IT industry including complex network and system infrastructure;
- Excellent knowledge of information security management and risk management principles;
- Strong professional knowledge of ISO 27001/ 27002, CoBIT 4.1/ 5.0, PCI DSS and other related standards;
- Excellent command of Armenian, English and Russian languages;
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; a good team player; dynamic, cooperative, patient, organized, responsible and detail-oriented personality; a fast learner;
- Availability of a professional certification in the areas of information security and IT audit is desirable (e.g. Certified Ethical Hacker, Certified Information Security Auditor and Certified Information Security Manager).

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:  Applicants are kindly requested to send their detailed Curriculum Vitaes with contact telephone numbers, email addresses, relevant work experience and references to: . All applicants are requested to indicate in the subject line of the message the position they are applying for. Please note that only short–listed applicants will be invited for a test/ interview.
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OPENING DATE:  29 December 2016


ABOUT COMPANY:  Grant Thornton CJSC, the Armenian member of Grant Thornton International, is a company involved in audit and business advisory. For more information, please visit:

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