Security Operations Expert Critical Apps, Novartis, Prague, Czech Republic
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Job Summary :
Novartis is currently searching for a Service Operations Manager to join the IT team in Prague and work on Cloud, Mobile technology.
Job Purpose :
Management and coordination of data protection activities related to the global security and operationally critical applications in the Novartis IT landscape in line with the Information Security and Risk Management Framework and beyond, ensuring the highest level of protection of information assets.
The Information Security and Risk Management -Data Protection team is responsible for Identifying, implementing and optimizing the tools and processes necessary to protect the company’s confidential / sensitive electronic data in all states (in transit, in use and at rest).
Key Responsibilities :
Primary Interface to Governance and Risk Management for critical application initiatives, processes and tracking
Works together with ITLT, ISRM leadership team providing technical and operational advice to protect business critical data in critical applications
Collaborates directly with global application management teams and application business owners in a consultative and directive role for critical applications
Participates in functional project meetings and gathers business requirements for critical applications and data protection initiatives
Ensures adherence and consistent implementation of ISRM Security Operations initiatives, processes and tools across critical applications
Assists in the definition of and manages data protection metrics and KPI’s for critical applications
Coordinates with Security Operations Center on topics related to critical applications
Ensures adherence with Security and Compliance policies and procedures within Service scope
Ensure appropriate operational service documentation is created and accepted by stakeholders - Ensure all services / major accountabilities (based on ITOM Role, Anchor Role, Design Authority Input / function Input) are delivered to the agreed SLAs
Establishing secure configuration and management of security controls applied to data
About us :
Novartis Global Service Center (NGSC) in Prague :
The Center, one of 5 around the world, delivers a broad variety of services to the Novartis worldwide. We have highly qualified teams in areas such as scientific and commercial services (known as Product Lifecycle Services), IT, Human Resources, Financial Reporting & Accounting, Procurement, Real Estate and Facility Services, Legal & Compliance, Finance and Communications.
Here’s some of the reasons we think you should join us :
A job with a purpose. At Novartis, we all contribute to our mission to discover new ways to improve and extend people’s lives.
A wealth of opportunities for career progression and working with best-in-class professionals.
A diverse team that reflects the rich diversity of our markets. Over 55 nationalities speaking with 30+ languages, all generations, and more than 44% of female.
Our modern and newly designed workplace is a pleasant place that reflects the need for flexible ways of working in order to bring new ideas to life.
We live by our values; we cherish not only what we do but also how we do it. .
Diversity & Inclusion mind-set. We aspire to move beyond stereotypes and bias to bring differences together, so we can see the world through the eyes of our patients and customers.
Our comprehensive compensation package includes :
Annual performance-based bonus;
Employee recognition scheme;
A benefits scheme above local legislation standards including pension and risk-life insurance, benefit package for health, education, culture and sport activities;
Healthcare program that offers easy access to comprehensive health care;
Variety of medical check-ups or consultations on-site;
An Employee Assistance Program;
25 days annual leave, 4 days paid sick leave and Christmas holiday;
Public transport allowance;
Flexible working arrangements including Home Office;
Support for a healthy lifestyle through the daily offering of fruit & vegetables.
We are looking forward to talking to you and sharing more about our broad range of opportunities.
The ideal candidate will have :
Degree in business / technical / scientific area or comparable education / experience
Professional information security certification, such as CISSP, CISM or ISO 27001 auditor / practitioner is preferred
English proficient, Business English required.
10 years of working experience with strong focus on IT and business, information and security compliance
Experience in reporting to and communicating with senior management (with and without IT background, with and without in-
depth risk management background) on information risk topics
and ability to provide contextual advice to senior business & IT stakeholders on protecting business critical data for the entire Novartis group
Broad understanding and knowledge of general IT infrastructure technology, systems and management processes (IT and Business)
Novartis are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.