This job posting isn't available in all website languages

Cyber Security Assistant Manager

JOH002L1 Requisition #
Thanks for your interest in the Cyber Security Assistant Manager position. Unfortunately, the link which you have accessed is no longer active. Please CLICK HERE to return to the EY Global careers site and use keywords to search for this job as it still might be active, or you can also review our similar listings and apply.


Ideally you will have experience with a globally recognised professional services firm or large corporations with industry experience in several the following areas:

  • Experience in assessing an implementing security and risk standards including ISO 2700X, NIST, ITIL, COBIT
  • Systems security skills in assessment, design, architecture, management and reporting
  • Conduct Information Security Assessment against EY Methodology and leading practice frameworks and common standards.
  • Conduct attack and penetration on infrastructure, network, web application and source code review.
  • Assist client in managing and transforming their Information Security Programs.
  • Assist client in managing their Business continuity and disaster recovery.
  • Assist clients in designing and implementing them identify and access management solutions
  • Assist client in managing their information protection and data privacy.
  • Evaluate and analyse threat, vulnerability, impact and risk to security issues discovered from security assessments.
  • Advise clients on the IT security issues, including explanation on the technical details and how they can remediate the vulnerabilities in the systems.
  • Application control and security implementation, program and project delivery design, architecture and solution design,

  • Industry related certification required (e.g. CISSP, CISM, CISA, CIA, CIA)

To qualify all applicants must have:

  • At least 4 years of professional experience in either a technical IT Risk or an IT Security role

  • Strong project management skills and interpersonal skills

  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills and presentation skills, Strong analytical, interpersonal.

  • Strong interest in the field of information security

  • Creative, independent with good problem-solving skills

  • Be willing to travel as required

  • Client service delivery and able to manage multiple engagement teams and projects

  • Experience in coaching and supervising junior team members

  • Demonstrated integrity within a professional environment

  • Have a drive to build a team and grow your technical information security career to the next level

  • You may also have a bachelor’s and/or post graduate degree in computer science, information systems, engineering, or a related major (such as accounting).


The successful candidate must hold or be willing to pursue related professional certifications such as the CISSP, CISM, and/or CISA /CA / CIA advantageous

My Profile

Create and manage profiles for future opportunities.

Go to Profile

My Submissions

Track your opportunities.

My Submissions

EY Careers site

Visit the EY Careers site to explore our culture, hear from our people and learn why an EY career is so valuable.

Similar Listings

Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

📁 Advisory

Requisition #: JOH002SK

Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

📁 Advisory

Requisition #: JOH002SJ

Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

📁 Advisory

Requisition #: JOH002S4