Website Qena Software Design & Development PLC

Company Name:* Qena Software Design & Development PLC

Posted Date: 2024-01-01

Deadline: 2024-03-01

Job Type: Full time

Salary: N/A

#Engineering, Information Technology



Job Description

Job Summary:

1. Develop and Implement Security Strategy: Design and implement a comprehensive security strategy specifically tailored to the digital lending operations of Qena. Identify potential threats, vulnerabilities, and risks associated with digital lending platforms and develop appropriate mitigation measures.

2. Information Security Management: Establish and maintain an effective information security management framework for digital lending platforms. Implement and manage security controls, access management, data protection, and incident response procedures to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of customer data.

3. Risk Assessment and Management: Conduct regular risk assessments, vulnerability assessments, and penetration testing on digital lending platforms to identify and address potential security weaknesses. Develop and implement risk management strategies and controls to mitigate identified risks.

4. Compliance and Regulatory Requirements: Stay informed about relevant laws, regulations, and industry standards specific to digital lending, such as data protection and privacy regulations. Ensure Qena’s compliance with applicable regulations (e.g., GDPR, CCPA) and industry frameworks.

5. Platform Security: Oversee the security of Qena’s digital lending platforms, including web and mobile applications. Implement secure coding practices, perform security testing, and ensure the security of customer data throughout the lending process.

6. Security Incident Response: Establish and maintain an incident response plan specifically tailored to digital lending operations.

7. Security Awareness and Training: Develop and deliver security awareness and training programs specifically focused on digital lending operations.

8. Vendor and Third-Party Risk Management: Evaluate and manage the security risks associated with third-party vendors and partners involved in Qena’s digital lending operations.

9. Security Governance and Reporting: Establish and maintain security governance frameworks, policies, and procedures specific to digital lending.

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field. Advanced degree preferred.
  • Minimum 8 years of experience as a Security Engineer or similar role in a fast-paced environment.
  • Professional certifications in information security, such as CISSP, CISM, or CISA.
  • Strong knowledge of cybersecurity principles, risk management, and compliance requirements specific to digital lending.
  • Familiarity with relevant regulations and standards such as GDPR, CCPA, NIST Cybersecurity Framework.

How to Apply

To apply for the Solution Architect position, please follow the guidelines below:

Email Subject:

Please use the following subject line when submitting your application: “Application for Senior Security Engineer- Qena “.


Attach your updated resume or curriculum vitae (CV) in PDF or Word format. Ensure that your resume highlights your relevant skills, experience, and educational background. Include details of your previous solution architecture roles, fintech experience, and any specific accomplishments related to digital lending products.

Contact Information:

Ensure that your CV includes your full name, phone number, and email address. This will make it easy for the hiring team to reach out to you for further communication or to schedule an interview.

Portfolio (if applicable):

If you have a portfolio or samples of your solution architecture work, you may include them as attachments or provide a link to an online portfolio or GitHub repository. This will provide the hiring team with a deeper understanding of your technical capabilities and problem-solving skills


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