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Specialist-IT Security


Hyderabad, TG, IN, 500032

Req ID 21194 Hyderabad, India



Your Tasks:


  • On this position you will be involved in analysing and assessing potential risks and vulnerabilities in IT area. Cooperating with projects and involved in Change Management activities to provide IT Security expertise and advisory
  • Perform Critical Design Review (CDR) Process for Applications in RnD, Production and Quality (~2000 Application families in PDPQ based on common technologies). Drive creating Security Concept. Evaluate Risks in IT applications and IT architecture and suggest mitigations. Ensure Overview of security status of applications portfolio.
  • Consult Management and teams in terms of IT Security. Work closely with both, the Internal and External audit teams, to assist with IT application security audits. Assist with compliance to obtain (annual) certifications. Assist and track open remediation items from security and IT SW product compliance assessments to ensure timely completion. Review security gap analysis including remediation plan for further development and updates.
  • Perform walk throughs with Process Owners and Business Owners and document control. Plan and perform security compliance assessment including Privilege Access and User Access, support developers in ensuring security of applications (authorization and authentication). Support and coordinate project management tasks.
  • Coordinate selected security activities (his own and ZF internal and external) of projects within workstream. Provide written reports on a weekly and ad hoc basis for Information Security leadership. Adapt and create security guidelines for suppliers and developers. Perform other duties as assigned.



Your Profile:


  • At least 5 years of experience, working in IT environment with focus on IT security.
  • Master’s degree in Information Technologies or similar. Understanding of key security concepts and standards. Know-how for basic tasks in security area including pentesting and code scanning.
  • Very good analytical skills. Strong communication and relationship management skills. Strong English communication skills - both written and spoken.
  • Good understanding of IT domain: software, software development, hardware, network, databases, etc.
  • Will be a plus: understanding of security and compliance frameworks such as PCI, ISO, COBIT or Sarbanes-Oxley IT controls, security certifications. Travel Required Required 0-40%



Be part of our ZF team as Specialist-IT Security and apply now!


Rajesh Geddam

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