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Balkan Finance Investment Group, BALFIN Group, is one of the most significant and successful investment groups in the Western Balkans region. Geographically, BALFIN Group is present in Austria, Albania, Kosovo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, North Macedonia, Montenegro and the Netherlands, employing approximately 5,100 people. The activities of the BALFIN Group comprise the development and management of real estate, retail, mining industry, banking, tourism, energy, logistics, etc. BALFIN Group is growing steadily, having a positive impact on the communities through economic development, employment opportunities, innovation and social investment.

Job position: Information Security Senior Specialist
Department: Information Systems
Location: Tirane

Summary: The Information Security Senior Specialist is in charge of detecting, investigating, and defending against information security incidents targeting the company’s system and data.

Main Responsibilities
• Key actor of emergency response in cases of major cyber security events, aligning the operational team activities and involving respective stakeholders.
• Assists in performing continuous information security assessments on IT systems, infrastructure and applications.
• Supports the deployment and management of security infrastructure solutions such as Firewall, Antivirus Protection, Spam Prevention, SIEM, Vulnerability Management and other security systems.
• Provides information security related requirements on new products and developed projects.
• To formulate, review, and recommend information security policy and information security framework.
• Works closely with cross functional teams and across group companies to gather. requirements, define solutions, implement new tools and process, and provide ongoing support to these teams.
• Drives efforts with identifying, remediating, and/or mitigating vulnerabilities in the environment, ensuring appropriate response to high risk and aged findings.
• Educates the team and staff on ongoing legal, regulatory, and compliance changes as well as industry news and trends.
• Promotes and leads the process of information security education, training, and awareness throughout BALFIN Group.
• Continuously evaluates the information received from monitoring processes and ensure proper data are captured and security rules are applied.
• To research emerging technologies in support of IT security enhancement and development efforts.
• Reports to the team lead and close communication with the IT team.

Requirements
• 2-4 years work-related experience in the information security field.
• Experience of Information Security practices and implementation projects in established organizations.
• Experience managing projects or programs to achieve Information Security objectives.
• Background in developing, testing, and revising Business Continuity Plans (BCP), Disaster Recovery Plans (DRP) and Disaster Recovery Plan Testing (DRT).
• Understanding of firewalls, proxies, SIEM (Security Information and Event Management), antivirus, and IDPS (Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems) concepts.
• Critical thinking and problem-solving skills, and the ability to exercise independent judgment.
• Effective oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.
• Effective organizational and time management skills.
• License and Certification preferred: CISSP, CEH, CompTIA Security etc.

Work conditions: BALFIN Group offers an attractive benefit package, including a fair remuneration based on merit and performance evaluation.
Application Procedure:
To apply for this position, please submit a CV and a Motivation Letter here.

* All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality according to the law No. 9887 set by the Albanian Parliament for the “Protection of Personal Data”.

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