Cybersecurity Job opportunity at Exim Bank

Cybersecurity Job opportunity at Exim Bank

Job Title: Assistant Manager – Cybersecurity Operations Specialist

Dar es Salaam

Exim Bank (Tanzania), is a commercial bank in Tanzania.

Job Title: Assistant Manager – Cybersecurity Operations Specialist

Department; Information Technology

Reporting to: Manager – Information Security & Controls Assurance

Hours of Work: 8am – 5pm Monday to Friday.

Additional hours as required by workload

Region: Dar es Salaam


  • Identify and communicate recommended security control deficiencies for the bank.
  • Implement information security governance by defining, developing, implementing, and maintaining required policies, procedures, standards, and guidelines.
  • Provide ownership of security of all systems and applications developed and acquired by the bank
  • Provide security assurance of all applications implemented by validating the implementation of security designs, conducting applications code reviews and security assessments to eliminate security vulnerabilities.
  • Conduct periodic security assessments and review of implemented systems to ensure their continued compliance with security standards.
  • Establish, maintain, and implement optimal security configurations of all servers OS, workstations 05, virtual environments, databases, middleware, and applications.
  • Conduct research and make recommendations on systems security solutions, services, protocols, standards, and best practices in support of systems security continuous improvements.
  • Maintain an inventory of security systems, hardware, and software used by the bank
  • Support continuous security monitoring efforts of all systems within the bank to detect and resolve security incidents and violations.
  • Prepare and maintain systems security documentation including security architecture and designs of systems and applications.
  • Implement security improvements by continuously assessing the implemented controls, evaluating security risks and anticipating requirements
  • Enforce IS0 27001 standards and procedures and ensure that a secure by design culture is maintained
  • Ensure sensitive data is protected and is effectively managed and policed.
  • Review and monitor security across all systems (Including Penetration Testing) an implement uniform security principles.
  • Perform change management risk reviews and post implementation reviews for all change requests.

Job Title: Assistant Manager – Cybersecurity Operations Specialist


  • A graduate in IT, IS, Computer Science/Engineering or related field is desirable.
  • Minimum three years working experience in cybersecurity operation
  • The successful candidate must have a technical background and experience of information security.


  • Basic understanding of banking environment and banking systems
  • Preferred Security professional certification IS027001, CSSP, CISM, CEH; Other IT professional certifications such as ITIL, CISA, PMP will be an added advantage.
  • Good understanding of IT controls and service standards such as [TlL_,OBIT, ISO 27000 etc

Please send your application to [email protected]

Applications to be sent with subject being: Assistant Manager – Cybersecurity Operations Specialist

Application deadline:-30th September 2022

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