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Lead Security Analyst

Req id:  27153

Makati City, National Capital Region (NCR), PH



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management.  



Job Description - Security Analyst  



OpenText enables the digital world as the global leader in Enterprise Information Management, both on premises or in the cloud. We embrace all things digital and are committed to being the Best Place to Work for our Employees in over 140 locations around the world.

We obsess over our customers to ensure they are wildly successful in embracing the Digital World. Our customers entrust us with their most important information, we need to be their most trusted partner. What we do, we do well. What we create, we do purposefully to impact the world. If you believe in this and are passionate about enabling the Digital World then let OpenText turn your career vision into reality.

The Opportunity:

Working in the Global Information Security team, the Security Analyst will be expected to understand a wide array of IT security controls, processes and concepts. The Security Analyst will be required to apply risk review concepts to pre-sales and post-sales requests. These requests will cover security reviews of RFPs, security assessments, cloud and software contracts, and security related contract addendums for the Open Text commercial platforms, software, and professional services sold to Open Text customers.

This is a hands-on role that will require detailed knowledge of security concepts, risk models, security controls, security audits, and other common IT security domain concepts.

You are great at:

  • Leading efforts on behalf of the Global Information Security (GIS) team to service and support management initiatives
  • Conducting security reviews, risk analysis, and controls reviews in adherence to security policy.
  • Interfacing with OT Sales & Legal on Pre & Post sales inquiries



What it takes:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Business Administration, or similar degree, or equivalent experience preferred.
  • 5+ years in contracting, product management, security engineering, security compliance or risk and governance
  • Familiar with commonly used information security concepts, best practices and standard procedures
  • Capable of working under pressure in a continually changing environment
  • Is resourceful in knowing how to research problems and find information or documentation on related topics
  • Must be able to evaluate and apply concepts of risk management and prioritization models for security related risk items
  • Must be able to apply concepts of security policies and controls to contract documents, RFPs, and security assessment documents
  • Strong knowledge of Open Text Commercial products and solutions is desired (knowledge of Enterprise Cloud products is a plus)
  • Knowledge of Open Text sales cycle process a plus
  • Strong inter-personal skills are required to work across multiple internal teams and to handle customer interface meetings on security related topics.
  • Audit framework knowledge for ISO27001, PCI, SOC1 & SCO2 desired
  • Good analytic, troubleshooting and problem solving
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work alone with minimal supervision effectively and efficiently
  • Understanding of security controls, and risk management frameworks and models is a must.
  • Ability to participate in key proactive security programs.
  • CISA, CISM, CISSP or ISSMP certifications preferred


Work Location

The preferred location for the position is Makati City, Philippines

At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and we are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire the best talent regardless of race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, sex, age, veteran status or sexual orientation. We draw on our diversity and collective genius as we continue to shape a better future for our customers and be the Best Place to Work for our employees- nothing is off the table at OpenText. If you require accommodation in completing the application process, please email




At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Subject to applicable laws and regulations, OpenText’s Global Vaccination Policy requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against Covid 19 in order to enter an OpenText office. Accommodations may be available.


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

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