Jun 14, 2022

Job Description

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

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.

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Ensure that Projects and activities assigned are met to the agreed standards
• 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 adherence 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 adherence 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

What you’ll bring to the role:
• 10 plus years of experience in IT security engineering including: Infrastructure and Application Security, Cloud Security and Network Security
• Strong background in Security Operations, Processes, Solutions and technologies
• Establish and maintain the highest level of credibility and trust with business partners and leadership while recommending initiatives, communicating risks, driving risk remediation and proposing solutions
• Partner with senior management, compliance, Architecture, internal teams within Security Ops, Application and Infrastructure teams
• Clear thinker, thrive in working across teams, and an expert in dealing with ambiguity. Align solutions to the needs of our customers and business partners.
• Ability to thrive in working in a fast paced, technologically forward leaning environment and are not afraid to push the boundaries of security capabilities.
• Capable to enumerate vulnerability scan results and negotiate with business and IT leaders on remediation timelines
• Lead service management efforts and lead organization-wide information security initiatives related to network, Infra and application security and cloud security
• Consistently deliver on commitments, deadlines and objectives on multiple priorities

Why consider Novartis?
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!
Hyderabad, AP
Information Technology
Full Time
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Associate Director Security Operations

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