DGM/GM – Cyber Security

DGM/GM – Cyber Security

TerraPay Solutions India Private Limited
9-15 years
Not Specified

Job Description

Name of the Positions: DGM/GM – Cyber Security

Job Location: Bangalore

Reporting to: Chief Operating Officer


DGM/GM of Information Security who will provide subject-matter expertise and leadership for all Cybersecurity related matters across the organization. The security leader will be responsible for executing security projects, and conducting security operations.

In this role, you will work with engineering, product owners, IT, and Cloud Operations to provide technical insight and industry perspective in the creation, delivery, and integration of effective security solutions. Overall, the incumbent will leverage industry best practices to improve cybersecurity maturity.

The DGM/GM, Cyber Security is a jack of all trades in cyber security that focuses on day-to-day excellence in security practices that align to the constantly changing threat landscape. This role will manage a global team including Security Operations, Security Monitoring, Enterprise Security Architecture, Vulnerability Management & Application Security.

• Support the IT Team as a liaison to the various departments on matters of cyber security and cyber risk.
• Management of TerraPay’s security operations, security tools, application security, vulnerability management and enterprise security architecture teams.
• Partner with teams of developers to ensure secure coding practices and compliance is integrated into the workflow without creating roadblocks
• Evaluate new cybersecurity threats and IT trends to develop effective security controls
• Have a strong focus on automation and modern security practices to proactively protect the organization
• Interface with senior business leaders within TerraPay to foster the execution of cyber security as a business enabler and protect value in the business.
  • Proven progressive IT Security experience, including hands-on positions, architecture/design
  • Strong experience managing full cycle of Cybersecurity - from endpoints to servers/networks,
  • Strong tool experience (SIEM, email, endpoint, DLP, AIP, M365, etc.)
  • Strong framework/process/best practices understanding - ITIL, NIST, SOC.
• Enhance innovation in cyber security to achieve operational excellence and maximize investment efficiency.
• Maintenance, and where appropriate, initiation and supervision of the execution of TerraPay Information Security Incident Response Plan, including documenting security breaches and the extent of the damage caused by breaches.
• Periodic security audits on IT infrastructure and application software, and, working with IT 1management, remediation of any vulnerabilities found
• Experience in fast-paced highly regulated environments

Required Skills and Abilities:
• PG degree in computer science, information systems, or systems engineering.
• Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), or similar.
• At least ten years of experience in Information Security, Operational Risk, Internal Audit, or other relevant area, with specific knowledge of and exposure to data integrity and cyber security, including related policies and processes.
• Experience in a leadership role in areas of Information Security, Operational Risk, Internal Audit, or other relevant area.
• A strong understanding of the business impact of security tools, technologies and policies
• Experience working with legal, audit and compliance staff • Knowledge of common information security management frameworks, such as ISO/IEC 27001, and NIST
• Experience in implementing common compliance standards, such as PCI DSS and SOC Type 2
• Proficiency in performing risk, business impact, control and vulnerability assessments, and in defining treatment strategies.
• Extensive / expert working knowledge of information security and vulnerabilities / threats.
  • Knowledge of information security best practices, tools, and techniques, including experience with:
  • policy development.
  • process design;
  • antimalware / end-point detection and response;
  • intrusion prevention, detection, and response;
  • data loss prevention;
  • encryption;
  • incident management; and forensics.
• Expert knowledge of relevant security and privacy legislation.
• Good understanding of the software development lifecycle.
• Proven communication, presentation, and negotiation skills, with the ability to convey complex information to various audiences.
• Ability to influence and lead change, maintaining collaborative and trusted relationships with stakeholders, and to lead cross-functional teams to achieve results.
• Able to manage multiple initiatives concurrently, and cope effectively with competing priorities.
• Excellent judgment, critical thinking skills, and strong decision-making skills.
• Detail oriented.
• Excellent written and oral communication skills, with the ability to brief stakeholders on complex issues in a succinct manner.
• Good working knowledge of MS Office, MS Project, and Visio.

About TerraPay:
TerraPay is a licensed payments infrastructure which provides cross border real time payments as a service. TerraPay delivers the world’s fastest high-impact mobile-first payments. It operates a Cross-Border Mobile Payments Network for emerging markets, processing money transfers, push and merchant payments in real-time for duly licensed financial institutions, organizations and merchants. Leading companies around the world rely on TerraPay’s Mobile Payments solutions for digital payments.

Please visit www.terrapay.com, for more information.

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