Our client, specialising in Banking Services is seeking to recruit an IT Security Analyst. Reporting to the IT Security Operations Manager your duties will include:
Duties and Responsibilities:
To monitor, support and assist in the administration of the company`s IT security platforms and associated controls.
To contribute to the upgrades of existing IT security platforms and new implementation of IT security solutions.
To provide support services within the established service management procedures and SLA.
To assist in the implementation of patches and firmware upgrades on IT security equipment by following a low-risk approach.
To maintain the Configuration Management Database for the IT security equipment in a comprehensive, accurate and timely fashion.
To liaise with suppliers and service providers in order to acquire new IT solutions and services by following the established procurement procedures.
To take ownership of the assigned projects’ tasks and complete these to the expected quality and in a timely fashion.
To conduct periodic vulnerability and penetration tests on the company’s IT assets
To submit any reports and/or lead any projects and activities as may be directed by the IT Security Operations Manager
To ensure compliance with company’s policies, guidelines and underlying procedures at all times.
To ensure a high-quality standard of work and service throughout.
To perform any other duties that may be assigned to him/her from time to time.
Knowledge in IT technologies such as firewalls, network access control, IDS/IPS, operating systems (both Windows and Linux), IP Protocols, endpoint security and related system tools.
Proficient in the use of network security toolkits
Familiarity with ISO 27001 standards.
Good troubleshooting skills.
Possess good communication and report writing skills in English.
Be a team player, reliable, and can work on his/her own initiative.
Possess a Degree/IT Diploma in Computer Science or in Information security, or in a related field.
1 year working experience in a similar role within an enterprise environment administering security platforms.
Experience in Security Event Monitoring and incident investigations and log correlation using SIEM technologies
Preferably CCNA Security, CISA or ITIL v3 certified