Job Title: Analyst- Information Security

Reporting to: Manager Information Security Operations

Division – Technology

No. of Vacancies: 1

Level of work:  2 (14)

Mission/ Core purpose of the Job

Planning and Implementation of information security to provide for confidentiality, integrity and availability of information and systems in MTN Uganda. To institute Policies, procedures and standards and interface with internal and external audit.

Main Job Functions:

  • Draft review and revise information security policies, standards and procedures.
  • User identity management.
  • Security Incident and Event Management.
  • User access review for selected systems’ OS, DB and APP
  • Third party access control and authorization.
  • Proactive security monitoring
  • Manage implementation and enforcement of MTN’s security policies, procedures and standards.
  • Promote and foster information security awareness companywide
  • Plan for the inclusion of security within all IT projects.
  • Endpoint and network access management.
  • Provide technical and project support to physical security.
  • Vulnerability assessments.
  • Penetration testing.
  • Change detection and control.
  • Liaison point with internal and external audit.
  • Prevention and detection of external and internal attacks.
  • Participate in the design, testing & maintenance of a DRP
  • Third-Party contract management
  • Follow-up third-party contract after sign-off

Key Performance Areas: Core, essential responsibilities / outputs of the position (KPA’s)

  • Policy, procedure and standards formation
  • Enforcement of policies, procedures and standards
  • Risk management
  • Project management.
  • Security monitoring
  • Security reporting
  • Security Incident management

Audit issue remediations



Job Requirements (Education, Experience and Competencies)


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Electronics or Equivalent


  • Three years’ experience in Information Systems based Environment or telecoms environment.
  • Experience in information security
  • Strong Technical Background in Data Loss Prevention



  • A positive CAN-DO attitude.
  • Feedback skills
  • Relationship skills
  • Systems thinking – understanding the “big picture”

 Behavioral Qualities

  • Organized and self-motivated working under limited supervision
  • Team work/team player
  • Innovativeness

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