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13/07 HR
HR at OLA Cabs

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OLA - Chief Information Security Officer (10-15 yrs)

Bangalore Job Code: 949901

Job Title: CISO


LE Entity [ ANI/OEM ]

Group and OEM

Grade: SD

BU: [Mobility/OFS/Delivery/Foods]

Reporting to: Group CIO

Department: IT

Location: Bangalore

Position Type: Full Time, Onroll

Input Metrics/ KRAs



- Defines enterprise security and risk policy and oversees the development of technology architecture to support this policy




- Coordinates with stakeholders to align enterprise security and risk strategies with business priorities




- Monitors regulatory compliance with enterprise security policies and educates business unit leaders and service managers on compliance efforts




- Leads an experienced enterprise team that provides global coordination and oversight of divisional and business unit Information Risk Management processes and strategies




- Oversees development of an information security awareness program with customized communication tools and campaigns for each business unit and integrated services group




- Coordinates business continuity planning efforts across business units




- Makes balanced risk investments by understanding the trade-off required to manage different levels of risk tolerance and risk exposure across the organization




- Keeps abreast with evolving threats/risks, industry trends and works to implement best practices in the organization




- Ensures the provision of services and capabilities for the protection of organization assets globally




- Develops mechanisms to proactively sense adoption and usage patterns of consumer technologies by end users to create customer-centric security policies




- Coordinates audit and regulatory inquiries and external vendor activities to help represent the company from an information security, recovery and technology risk perspective




- Participates in leading industry forums and consortiums to represent business interests




- Oversees security-related vendor relationships, product selection, and negotiation of high-level contracts to provide services and capabilities for the protection of organization assets globally


Industry Exposure Required : Consumer Internet, Manufacturing/Automotive

Experience Required : 15-20 years; demonstrated experience as CISO

Key Leadership skills to be assessed :



- Has the accessibility and ability to interface with and build credibility and relationships with all stakeholders.




- Is a confident, energetic self-starter, with strong communication skills.




- Has good judgment, a sense of urgency and has demonstrated commitment to high standards of ethics, regulatory compliance, customer service and business integrity.




- Instinctive and creative An ability to motivate and manage a team of information security staff supporting the organization- s goals and an ability to lead the process of developing an information security vision for the future




- An ability to cultivate and build collaborative working relationships with a broad range of enterprise stakeholders




- A well-developed understanding of and appreciation for business needs and a commitment to leading the information security team in delivering high-quality, prompt, and efficient service to the business




- Strong decision-making capabilities, with a proven ability to weigh the relative costs and benefits of potential actions and identify the most appropriate one




- An ability to effectively influence others to modify their opinions, plans, or behaviors




- An ability to communicate complex and technical issues to diverse audiences, orally and in writing, in an easily understood, authoritative, and actionable manner




- A working knowledge of the following areas of technical expertise: information policy formulation, information security management, business risk management, IT risk assessment and management, IT continuity management, IT governance formulation, and organizational change management, IT financial management and IT audit


Qualifications Required :

- Bachelor- s or master- s degree in computer science, management information systems, business administration, or related discipline




- Over eight years of professional experience in running an information security function, including analyzing and applying information security risk, risk management, and privacy practices




- Over ten years of experience working with national and international regulatory compliance frameworks such as ISO, SOX, BASEL II, EU DPD, HIPAA, and PCI DSS




- Extensive experience in strategic planning, budgeting, and allocation

Age Group : 40-50 years

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Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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