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CHIEF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SECURITY OFFICER
Category: Information Technology
Description:
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Government of Jamaica DeveEprnent Bmk
OFFICE OF THE PRIME MINISTER
REQUEST FOR CURRICULUM VITAE
CHIEF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
SECURITY OFFICER
TENDER#: NIDS/2019/1.1.1.7/3CV

LOAN #4437/OC-JA - IMPLEMENTATION OF NATIONAL IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH

The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM), acting on behalf of the Government of Jamaica (hereinafter called "Borrowers'), has received financing (hereinafter called "funds") in the amount equivalent to US$68,000,000.00 from the Inter-American Development Bank (hereinafter called "the Bank") towards the cost of the implementation of 4437/0C-JA - National Identification System (NIDS) Project. The Borrower intends to apply a
portion of the funds to eligible payments under the contract for the upgrade Improvement of the Government's Information and Communications Technology Infrastructure. Payments by the Bank will be subject in all respects to the terms and conditions of the Loan Contract. Payments will be made only at the request of the Borrower and upon approval by the Bank in
accordance with the terms and conditions of the financing contract between the Borrower and the Bank. No party other than the Borrower shall derive any rights from the Loan Contract or have any claim to the funds.

The OPM intends to engage the services of a qualified consultant as Chief Information Technology Security Officer pursuant to IDB's procurement policies GN-2350-9 for hiring of individual consultants. The Chief Information Technology Security Officer has overall responsibility for ensuring that appropriate policies, standards, procedures and automated mechanisms are designed to appropriately protect the security of registered individuals' personal information.

The full details of the engagement are included in the Request for Curriculum Vitae (CV) document which will be available for download Monday, 14th October 2019 on CV along with Bid Submission Letter and a valid copy of Tax Compliance Letter are to be submitted to Email by due date.

All the required documents must be submitted for the application to be deemed eligible for shortlisting. 

Note: Late submissions will not be accepted.

Only shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview.
Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications & Experience:

  • BSc in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent from a recognized institution
  • Any of the following security certifications: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), or equivalent, would be an asset
  • A minimum of five (5) years' management-level experience in Information security or risk management
  • Full-time ICT practice including experience in one or more of the following - Project Management, Business Continuity Planning, Disaster Recovery Planning, and Vulnerability Management 
  • Previous experience in developing information security policies and procedures inclusive of those pertaining to business continuity and disaster recovery
  • Experience in reviewing laws and regulations relating to information security and developing appropriate policies and procedures to ensure compliance
  • Experience in designing and implementing controls to ensure compliance with PCI-DSS Standard, COBI T 5 or latest version, ISO 27001 or similar standard/framework
  • Excellent report writing, communication and networking skills
  • Practical exposure to system architecture, application design and development, database design, general information security, network solutions and technologies, data retention and destruction, strategies related to access, authentication,
  • authorization, identity management, and security practices,
  • and awareness training
  • Ability to constructively engage at the senior Government and Ministerial levels
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills to understand various business functions and requirements
  • Member of ISACA, ISC2 or Jamaica Computer Society would be an asset.

Deadline: Monday, 11th November 2019 at 11:59 p.m.

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Email: iobs@nids.gov.jm
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Ad Post Date: 2019-11-01

 

 

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