Senior information security manager

Posted: June 18, 2021, 3:39 p.m. - Full Time - Bengaluru


Job Title - Senior Information Security Lead

Job Location – Bangalore

In this role, you have the opportunity to

Information Security Lead will be responsible for developing, implementing and monitoring a strategic, comprehensive IT security plan for platforms across Enterprise IT. Information Security Lead will provide the vision and leadership necessary to manage the risk to the platform assigned and will ensure business alignment, effective governance, system and infrastructre availability, integrity and confidentiality. This position reports to Head of Enterprise IT Security

You are responsible to:

Develop and maintain robust security controls to protect Philips business from security breaches/ incidents.

Deliver Security demand from the business for security controls.

Ensure operational performance to deliver security controls at optimum cost.

Maintain a good relationship with key stakeholders including business, other IT departments & security teams to deliver on security requirements timely and effectively.

Engage with auditors to acquire and retain certifications/ attestations

Support audits by timely response, escalation management, gap analysis, mitigation etc.

Lead internal reviews and assessment of solutions, processes, procedure and practice.

Conduct supplier Assessment to check their compliance with security schedule

Manage risk profile of the IT-systems

Drive education and awareness activities across platform and Enterprise IT.

Provide direction for Enterprise IT Security and Cybersecurity protection, and oversee Technology governance and policies.

Develops Enterprise IT Security strategy, awareness programs, be able to define security architecture, and security incident response.

Provides strategic risk guidance for IT projects, including evaluation and recommendation of technical controls.

Develops, maintains and publishes up-to-date security policies, standards and guidelines.

Evaluates new cybersecurity threats and IT trends and develops effective security controls.

Oversees development of security awareness programs.

Evaluates potential security breaches, coordinates response, and recommend corrective actions.

Define and report on information security KPIs.

Provides Security Project Management and leadership to staff and external resources in support of established goals and objectives, improved efficiencies, and problem resolution.

Maintains current knowledge of industry and regulatory trends and developments for the enterprise technology.

Specialized in a number of Security domains such as incident response, operational assessment of security posture, general security management.

Needs a thorough understanding of Security Management principles, Security governance principles

Experience working with external stakeholders in law enforcement, audit, testing, investigations, and intelligence.

Monitor, evaluate and change the organization as needed to ensure success in managing Security

Organize the preparation of the security status dashboards including presentation to executive management.

Responsible for formulating long term security policy for their domain

Is responsible for the security schedules of major global contracts and the supplier integration and delivery of secure services as contracted. This includes managing all service delivery components and coordination of supplier teams delivering services.

You are a part of

Enterprise IT Security team working closely with Enterprise IT, IT Platform Leaders, CIO and CISO.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

Soft Skills

Excellent English language communication skills, both verbal and written. Cross-cultural etiquettes, customer centric and collaborative mindset.

Works autonomously within established procedures and practices.

Good command on stakeholder management, judgement, conflict resolution, risk & mitigations.

Provide leadership to the global team at strategic, tactical, and operational level


Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Information Technology and or commensurate experience in delivering security solutions.

Overall Enterprise IT Security experience of 10+ years preferred.

Security Certifications such as CISSP, CISM, CISA, CIPP etc. preferred.

Should have senior level in the domain of Security & operations management

Absolutely trustworthy with high standards of personal integrity (demonstrated by an unblemished career history, lack of criminal convictions etc.), willing to undergo vetting and/or personality assessments to verify this if necessary

Typically a background in technical security roles or operations, with a clear and abiding interest in security

In return, we offer you

At Philips, we are driven by our mission to improve the lives of 3 billion people per year by 2030, and every day we move closer to achieving our goal by creating cutting-edge solutions that lead to confident diagnosis, improved care, and increased quality of life for patients. Thanks to our employees who share our passion for improving lives, we are at the forefront of the Healthcare industry leading in image guided interventions, ultrasound, patient monitoring, cardiology informatics, sleep therapy, respiratory care and services.

Why should you join Philips?

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