Jun 14, 2022

Job Description

15 Petabyte of data hosted, 49 countries supported, 15000 servers and thousands of devices to connect locations and businesses.

Information is clearly one of Novartis` most valuable asset. In ISRM (Information Security and Risk Management), we implement and maintain solutions that secure the Novartis environment, protect our data and provide the necessary control framework to enable compliance with the various regulations associated with the healthcare industry.

105,000 outstanding individuals work with Novartis all with different needs and aspirations. Aligned to a single inspirational purpose to reimagine medicine for millions of patients across the world.

Join us and directly contribute to Novartis’ vision to Reimagine Medicine.

The role is part of Vulnerability Management, remediation coordination, the person will focus on leading stakeholders in resolving technical vulnerabilities in bespoke Workstations, Clients, Labs and EVO solutions and footprint. Lead discussion with asset owners and application managers, act as subject matter expert for discovered vulnerabilities, and drive actions to resolve.

This will be part of a pool of security technical risk advisors, with the objective of reviewing current vulnerability posture and consult in remediation or mitigation activities, in close collaboration with Security Architects, Cyber Researchers, and Business Information Security Managers facing the various IT Functions.

• Ensure that vulnerability tasks are met to the agreed SLA, engage application managers and asset owners to carry out corrective actions.

• Coordinate crisis management with relevant stakeholders, if required

• Oversee problem management and drive identification of root causes as well as sufficient prevention of recurrences

• Ensure consistency to documented operational procedures to maintain system integrity

• Ensure appropriate operational service documentation is created and accepted by stakeholders

• Identify potential improvement areas for the owned system or application and connected services

• Take accountability to ensure consistency with Security and Compliance policies and procedures within Security Operations service scope.

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Minimum Requirements

• Bachelor in Technology, Computer Science or IT

• Industry recognized certification such as CISSP, CCSP, etc.

• Previous experience with DLP (Symantec is preferred) along with design and maintenance of IT Infrastructure

• Knowledge of CVE/CVSS & OWASP Model

• IT Security 10+ years preferred


766 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2021, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives.

We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working.

We believe our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying!

Imagine what you could do here at Novartis!

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Hyderabad, AP
Information Technology
Full Time
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Associate Director Security Operations

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