System Risk Analyst Job Careers – PostBank

Job Title:   System
Risk Analyst
Organisation: PostBank
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Senior
Manager Risk
About US:
PostBank Uganda Ltd is a
financial institution owned by the government of Uganda and regulated by Bank
of Uganda. The bank has its operations in over 30 branches spread across the
country and 290 ATMs after joining Interswitch.
Job Summary: The System
Risk Analyst will assess, evaluate and advice mitigants for Systems related
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Identification
    of potential adverse events, including hardware and software crashes;
    physical disasters; malicious intruders; malware; denial of service
    attacks and employee misconduct and assessment of their impact;
  • Keenly
    review system user activity trails/access logs for unauthorized user
    activity/those outside the job roles and investigate any suspicious
    activity and recommend remedial action;
  • Identification
    of vulnerabilities or weaknesses in systems and recommend improvements in
    network security; identity management and logging;
  • Carry
    out training to staff on ICT related issues, risks and best practices;
  • Regular
    review of compliance to ICT security controls, policies and procedures to
    ensure that they are adequate to protect sensitive information systems;
  • Assess
    the impact of significant ICT security incidents in terms of potential/actual
    financial losses and or business disruption and provide mitigations;
  • Keenly
    track resolution of all ICT related issues from internal, external, and
    BOU inspections and conduct a root cause analysis for overdue/recurring
    issues and regularly report to management;
  • Stay
    abreast of developments in all areas of information technology concerning
    vulnerabilities, system security breaches and malicious attacks and
    provide updates to management;
  • Effectively
    implementing day to day monitoring of systems and sufficient
    representative testing (Including User Acceptance Testing) of the Bank’s
  • Continuous
    research on the best system security controls and recommend for
    update/upgrade of any obsolete technology;
  • Conduct
    ICT risk assessments, coordinate the BT Risk and Control self-assessments
    and continuous update of the BT Risk Register;
  • Prepare
    risk reports to management.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The
    ideal candidate should hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science,
    Information Systems, Statistics, and Quantitative Economics or any other
    relevant/related field.
  • Professional
    qualifications like CEH, CISA, FRM, ICBRR, PRM, ACL, is an added
  • Three
    years of work experience in the banking industry, with a years in an IT
    related function or risk management as an added advantage.
  • Attention
    to detail, report writing skills, analytical skills
  • Good
    at Interpersonal relations
  • Self-driven
    or ability to work with minimum supervision
How to Apply:
All candidates should send the
following to the address below;
  • Detailed and updated CV
  • Certified copies of certificates and
  • Applicant’s address and daytime
    telephone contact
  • Postal/ email address and daytime
    telephone contact of three referees of good standing in society.
The Head Human Resources,
PostBank Uganda Limited, Plot 4/6 Nkrumah Read, P.O. Box 7189 Kampala (U)
Deadline: 17th April 2018 by 5:00pm
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