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Security Risk Management Specialist Job

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Post Publication Date-27-02-2024.

Role-Security Risk Management Specialist

Industry– Software Development.

Location- Lagos (Remote)

Important Information about the Security Risk Management Specialist Job.

In security risk management, we’re looking to harness the power of industry best practices and drive innovation in how we do security risk assessments and modeling. Our security risk management team is the primary owner of the strategy and practices of identifying, tracking, and reducing our security risk across everything we do.

To support this, we need to use industry best practices paired with emerging threat information to promote risk identification, quantification, impact analysis, and modeling to drive decision-making ultimately. In this role, you will help establish and execute a broad strategic vision for the security risk program at Canonical. You will work within the team and cross-functionally with various teams across the organization.

Role and Responsibility for the Security Risk Management Specialist Job.

  • Evaluate, select, and implement new security requirements, tools, and practices.
  • Grow the presence and thought leadership of Canonical security risk management practice.
  • Develop Canonical security risk learning and development materials.
  • Work with Security leadership to present Information and influence change.
  • Participate in developing key risk indicators and provide inputs to developing crucial control and key performance indicators for various programs.
  • Apply statistical models to risk frameworks (such as FAIR, sensitivity analysis, and others)
  • Participate in risk management, decision-making, and collaborative discussions.
  • Lead quantified risk assessments and understand the value of qualitative data for improvements to quality and engineering processes.


Qualifications and Requirements for the Security Risk Management Specialist Job.

  • An exceptional academic track record 
  • Undergraduate degree in Computer Science or STEM, or a compelling narrative about your alternative path
  • Drive and a track record of going above and beyond expectations.
  • Deep personal motivation to be at the forefront of technology security
  • Leadership and management ability
  • Excellent business English writing and presentation skills
  • Problem-solver with excellent communication skills, a deep technical understanding of security assessments and risk management
  • Expertise in threat modeling and risk management frameworks
  • Broad knowledge of how to operationalize the management of security risk
  • Experience in Secure Development Lifecycle and Security by Design methodology.

If you are interested in the job, apply using the link.

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