Sr. Security Assurance Engineer – QatarEnergy

Full Time @ Jobs in Qatar Sector: Computer, Software & IT
  • Doha, Qatar View on Map
  • Date Posted : March 13, 2022
  • Salary: Negotiable
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About the job

Primary purpose of job

  • Accountable to enhance information security posture of QatarEnergy (IT and OT) by assuring and designing security solutions in alignment with corporate security governance and security architecture. Responsibilities include:
  • Assure effectiveness of security solutions and controls. Provide expert advice (Technical and administrative) to secure business solutions and review (IT and OT) solution prior to implementations
  • Ensure assurance to Corporate Information Security governance and security architecture and provide security advisory services
  • Assure Information security review of IT / OT projects and implementations during the project lifecycle
  • Conduct Information security assessments of security solutions, business solutions and cloud solutions to mitigate cyber risks
  • Design and review of compensating controls to meet the information security control objectives in the absence of primary security controls
  • Defining information security assurance and technical requirements to design the security controls to meet security objectives
  • Perform Information security reviews and development of HLDs for IT and OT projects based on Security architecture and best practices
  • Contribute to design and develop security architecture and security reference models / patterns / Blueprints to standardize security requirement
  • Assess the need for enhancing security controls and controls effectiveness based on the business risks and utilizing the emerging technologies
  • Drive, implement and manage security projects under the security division Information security assurance engineer Analyst reports to Head of Information security assurance. He/she role is to design and recommend information security solution and design architecture to business stakeholders and information security management. Validate information security controls and assure mitigation plans implementation.

Experience & Skills

  • 10+ years of relevant professional experience
  • Experience with large ICS & ICT environments in the Energy sector, preferably in Oil & Gas
  • Ability to communicate the urgency and severity of complex risk scenarios in simple language
  • Knowledge of fundamental security principles and challenges in their practical application
  • Knowledge of information security capabilities and requirements analysis
  • Excellent written and verbal business communication skills


  • Bachelor’s degree in information security, computer science, or systems engineering
  • Professional certifications related to Information security like, ISO27001, CISSP, CISA, GIAC, CEH or others.

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