Senior Cyber Security Engineer

Department: IT
Location: Dubai


The Sr Cyber Security Engineer will be responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining security protocols, policies, process, plans, and systems to cover all possible security threats across the organization.


  •  Identifying possible security threats and determining the best security measures.
  • Designing, implementing, and maintaining security protocols, policies, plans, and systems to cover all possible security threats.
  • Running risk assessment across systems, business processes and applications and designing countermeasures to eliminate as many potential risks as possible.
  • Meeting with business to discuss security measures, provide information, and explain the security aspects.
  • Suggesting improvements to existing security systems.
  • Remaining up to date with the latest security systems, tools, trends, and technology.
  • Training IT to recognize and defend against security breaches and risks.
  • Proactively guard the confidentiality, integrity, and accessibility of information through ensuring suitable security controls are in enforced and existence.
  • Coordinates among contractors and vendors to erect and maintain a coordinated, meaningful security standard in fulfillment to industries security principles.
  • Accomplish research and remediation of alleged information security events.
  • Endorse information security consciousness programs and recommending tools and development necessary to security.
  • Evaluate susceptibility, counting performing infiltration tests. 
  • Continuous assessment for vulnerability and management (IT Infrastructure and Applications)
  • Perform and document assessment and mitigation methods. Maintain the risk register and compliance posture.
  • Devise plans to defend tools but also advise events on safeguarding and probably destroying classified resources 
  • Review systems for potential security vulnerabilities by conducting secure design reviews, cyber threat modelling and cloud security assessments
  • Drive cyber awareness and hygiene across the organization
  • Lead and manage internal and external audits and ensure compliance
  • Identify and deliver security initiatives.
  • Handle the Annual Audit requirements related to Treasury if needed and requested by the Treasury manager
  • Maintain a daily - Weekly - Monthly reconciliation report.
  • Any other tasks assigned by the Line Manager.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering or any related field from an accredited college.


  • 10+ years hands-on experience in Cyber security. 
  • Experience in Governance, Risk and Compliance - Mandatory 
  • Exposure to Network and security solutions/platforms like EPP/EDR, NextGen firewalls, 
  • NDR’s, Application Security platforms, DLP, IAM, SIEM, VPN, IPSec to name a few – 
  • Good to have 
  • Exposure to GDPR 
  • Ethical hacking knowledge and skills would be a definite plus 
Specific/Technical Skills

  • Good command in English (oral and written) 
  • In-depth knowledge in computer skills (word, excel, power point etc.)
  • Advanced knowledge in Cyber security with hands-on experience.