RTA Dubai Jobs – Senior Architect-information Security

Roads and Transport Authority

Job Description


# Responsible for providing specialist inputs and review to the Request for Proposals (RfP) and for IT security

requirements and standards compliance

# Study, define, evaluate, recommend, plan and implement Information Security controls throughout the systems

development life cycle

# Bridge the gaps between security compliance and business requirements by identifying compensating

mitigation methods and/or determining the appropriate processes or controls required

# Identifies new and emerging IT security related technologies and assesses their relevance to RTA strategy and


# Perform other related duties as assigned

# Creates, reviews, and improves RTA IT security architecture practices and standards including but not limited

to cyber security, identity and access management, single sign-on, information classification, data leak

prevention, and security incident and event management

# Provide expert advice to project managers on IT security programs and projects and may lead or manage

complex IT security programs and projects

# Plan, develop, maintain, and improve the Information Security Management System (ISMS) for RTA

# Follow the ITIL standards to evaluate and approve request for changes and improve change management

procedures and post implementation audits for all operational infrastructure changes

# Develop and document corporate information security policies, standards and guidelines taking into

consideration any and all security ramifications, risk assessment and compliance issues

# Evaluate the project level compliance of all IT projects for RTA according to Enterprise Architectural standards

of RTA

# Review the security features of existing and new computing system to ensure that they meet the security

requirements of existing policies and hence ensure compliance to information security policies and procedures

# Supervises the delivery of IT security training material and training programs to end-users and RTA users

# Provides in-depth analysis of IT security architecture elements and identify target architectures and gaps from

baseline in line with RTA technology strategy

# Identifies, evaluates and recommends IT security architecture options for developed business cases

# Provides expert advice to technology portfolio manager on the portfolio dependencies and re-use of existing IT

security capabilities

# Establish design, guidelines and requirements of IT security and ensure that IT security architecture model are

part of any project

# Coordinate Information Systems audits to assess the effectiveness of security controls

# Analyses and assesses critical and high security vulnerabilities and incidents

# Identify Information Security risks and propose mitigating controls and oversee their implementation



# Bachelor’s in Computer Science / Information technology from a recognized university.


# Results-driven achiever with exemplary planning and organizational skills, along with a high degree of detail


# Exceptional listener and communicator who effectively conveys information verbally and in writing.

# Computer-literate performer with extensive software proficiency covering wide variety of applications

# Flexible team player who thrives in environments requiring ability to effectively prioritize and juggle multiple

concurrent projects.

# Innovative problem-solver who can generate workable solutions and resolve complaints.

# Goal-driven leader who maintains a productive climate and confidently motivates, mobilizes, and coaches

employees to meet high performance standards.

# 8 years of working experience.

# Very strong knowledge of current internet security practices

# Highly analytical thinking with demonstrated talent for identifying, scrutinizing, improving, and streamlining

complex work processes.

# Resourceful team player who excels at building trusting relationships with customers and colleagues

Job Category

Information Security


Roads and Transport Authority


Security & Monitoring



Required Nationality

All Nationalities (Priority for UAE National)

Monthly Salary



Full time

Job Posting


Unposting Date


Job Details:

Company: Roads and Transport Authority

Job Type: Full Time

Job Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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