Innovation Hub I Cyber Security I Data Protection Manager, Cairo, Egypt

Egypt | Deloitte Innovation Hub | Posted on 01-Apr-2024

Position Summary

Egypt Delivery Center
Cyber Security Data Protection Manager – Risk Advisory, Cairo. Egypt

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Deloitte is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Data Protection Manager with expertise in designing and implementing Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Mobile Device Management (MDM), and Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) strategies, processes, and technologies.
As a Data Protection Manager, you can expect to be involved in the following activities:
  • Direct and manage client engagements, guiding teams to assess the current state of data protection practices, identify data risks, and develop strategic plans to enhance data protection measures.
  • Build strong and collaborative relationships with key client stakeholders and serve as their primary point of contact for information on engagement objectives, timelines, and deliverables.
  • Provide subject matter expertise on data protection regulations and industry standards, to support clients in achieving regulatory compliance and adhering to industry benchmarks.
  • Design comprehensive data protection frameworks aligned with the unique needs and risk profiles of clients.
  • Develop and implement data policies and procedures, and specify data protection measures to safeguard the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information.
  • Assess the unique data protection needs of each client, identify suitable solutions to meet these needs, and manage the implementation of necessary systems and platforms (e.g., DLP, MDM, DRM, and CASB).
  • Conduct data protection impact assessments (DPIAs) to evaluate the potential risks and impacts of data processing activities.
  • Design and roll out a data breach incident response management framework, covering all phases of incident handling.
  • Work closely with multidisciplinary teams, including legal, IT, and Cybersecurity, to integrate data protection requirements into business processes and systems.
  • Create materials and facilitate training sessions to educate client employees on data protection strategy, policies, procedures, best practices, and their role in safeguarding information.
  • Coach and mentor junior team members, providing guidance, support, and professional development opportunities to cultivate their professional growth and success within the organization.
  • Support business development activities, including proposal development, client presentations, and relationship management, to drive growth and expand the data protection practice.
  • Stay up to date on emerging trends, technologies, standards, and regulatory developments in data protection, to provide expert advice to clients on evolving risks and opportunities.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with technology vendors.
  • Assess data protection capabilities of technology vendors and guide clients in selecting providers.
  • Serve as liaison between clients and service providers, facilitating communication, issue resolution, and negotiations.
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To succeed in this role, you will need the following:
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Information Technology, Cybersecurity, Computer Science or a related field.
  • Professional certifications in data protection or cybersecurity (e.g., Security+, CIPP, CISSP, CISM) are highly desirable.
  • 8+ years of experience in data protection and security roles, with a focus on DLP, MDM, CASB, and other security tools and technologies.
  • A broad experience in managing projects and leading teams to success.
  • Strong understanding of data protection laws and regulations (e.g. GDPR)
  • Experience in managing and implementing data protection solutions in large corporate environments.
  • A willingness to work as part of a diverse team.
  • A commitment to continuous improvement and lifelong learning.
  • A passion for technology and a drive to deliver secure, high-quality solutions.
  • An open mindset, allowing you to collaborate with colleagues and contribute to the success of your team.
  • Personable with excellent communication skills, both written and spoken.
  • An ability to remain calm under pressure whilst continuing to pay attention to detail.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to think strategically and develop innovative solutions to address client’s challenges.
  • Ability to travel as needed to client sites.
Personal independence

Regulation and controls are standard practice in our industry and Deloitte is no exception. These controls provide important legal protection for both you and the firm. We are subject to several audit regulations, one of which requires that certain colleagues abide by specific personal independence constraints. This can mean that you and your "Immediate Family Members" are not permitted to hold certain financial interests (shares, funds, bonds, etc.) with audit clients of the firm. The recruitment team will provide further details as you progress through the recruitment process.

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Location: Cairo. Egypt
Your Work, Your Way: We call our hybrid working vision Deloitte Works. And it does. We trust you to make the right choices around where, when, and how you work. You’ll be able to make decisions about how you work best, be collaborative, learn from colleagues, share your experiences, build the relationships that will fuel your career, and prioritize your well-being. Having great conversations with your team and your leadership paves the way for great collaborative ways of working.

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Making an impact is more than just what we do: it’s why we’re here. So, we work hard to create an environment where you can experience a purpose you believe in, the freedom to be you, and the capacity to go further than ever before.
We want you. The true you. Your own strengths, perspective, and personality. So, we’re nurturing a culture where everyone belongs, feels supported and heard, and is empowered to make a valuable, personal contribution. You can be sure we’ll take your wellbeing seriously, too. Because it’s only when you’re comfortable and at your best that you can make the kind of impact you, and we, live for.
Your expertise is our capability, so we’ll make sure it never stops growing. Whether it’s from the complex work you do or the people you collaborate with, you’ll learn every day. Through world-class development, you’ll gain invaluable technical and personal skills. Whatever your level, you’ll learn how to lead.

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A career at Deloitte is an opportunity to develop in any direction you choose. Join us and you’ll experience a purpose you can believe in and an impact you can see. You’ll be free to bring your true self to work every day. And you’ll never stop growing, whatever your level.