Stanbic Bank Botswana’s purpose is to drive Botswana’s growth.
We are on a transformation journey to become a platform-led business. We aim to create value for our clients and the communities we serve by providing access to digital financial and related solutions that support sustainable growth.
Specialist, Applications Security
To develop a secure application environment across the Stanbic Bank Botswana environment to improve the application security posture and the cyber security capability maturity. This includes implementing the cyber security strategy, creating awareness of application security, performance of risk assessments, implementing various application security controls, and incident response planning and execution.

• Implement the Information Security strategy and proactively identify application security threats.
• Act as subject matter expert on the approved application security business projects.
• Implement the application security program and be responsible for application security consulting with the business.
• Ensure the security of applications is incorporated during the architecture and design of applications.
• Coordination of penetration tests – this includes identification of priority applications for the penetration tests.
• Performance of Vulnerability scans – this includes determining the scan lists with the line of business and IT teams, reviewing results of the footprint exercise and coordination of remediation efforts with the respective support teams.
• Ensure compliance to the application programming interface (API) standard and other relevant information security standards.
• Provide application security expertise to the line of business and IT teams during risk assessments and remediation.
• Generate management information to clearly articulate the bank’s cyber-security exposure.
• Effective stakeholder management.

• Degree in Computer Science.
• Information Security related Certification (Preferred – CISSP/CISM/CompTIAAdvanced Security Practitioner (CASP+). Additional – CompTIA Cyber Security Analyst (CySA+) Security Practitioner (CASP+). CompTIA Security+.CEH/CISA)
Knowledge & Experience
• Have knowledge of the Open Web Application Security project (OWASP Top 10) and implement it accordingly.


Experienced and qualified candidates should send their CVs to

Closing Date: 19th October 2023

Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.