Head of Network and Security – Banking

  • Competative
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Aston Carter
  • 14 Nov 17 2017-11-14

A challenging opportunity has arisen for an experienced IT infrastructure manager to join an ambitious enterprise banking client in their Dubai office. This individual will be a part of a Group Wide IT Transformation programme that will help change the future state of the bank.

Through managing multiple teams, the candidate will be responsible for overseeing all network, data center and security infrastructure to transform and run an efficient IT environment. This will require high service availability and delivery of the network and security services to impact system development as well as high performance.

The main focus of the position is the delivery/accountability of the network, data center and security. The candidate will manage the position of vendors and suppliers as well as lead execution of roadmap and innovation in relation to the network and security of the bank.

Responsibilities include:

- The systems long term drive and development through planning strategy and roadmap

- Manage the organization through transformational change

- The ability to deliver a long-term strategy with the use of emerging technologies

The successful candidate will require 15+ years’ experience in a managerial role within an enterprise banking environment while having a sound experience within the infrastructure of the network, data center and security. Candidates are also expected to hold relevant professional qualifications and should preferably hold a Masters Degree.

This is an excellent chance to join a stable organization with opportunity to progress.