Job Description :
Responsible for completing a thorough risk assessment, identifying vulnerabilities within a network, and creating firewalls, or configuring systems to enhance existing security features.
Expected to respond to, and document, any security threats, resolve technical faults and allocate resources to deliver real solutions in a cost-effective way.
Expert in understanding complex technical issues and managing them within a fast-paced business environment.
Maintaining all the software and hardware in relation to security
Documenting security certification
Identifying current and emerging technology issues including security trends, vulnerabilities and threats
Sourcing and implementing new security solutions to better protect the organization
Conducting proactive research to analyze security weaknesses and recommend appropriate strategies
Liaising with vendors to implement security solutions.
Driving best practices within the Squads with respect to security guidelines and features.
Holding an IT-related degree and a technical background is essential for a Security Engineer role
Must have security certifications such as CISSP, GISP, CISM etc.
Expertise across a variety of security products including firewalls, URL filtering, information security and virus protection
The commercial acumen to provide cost-effective security solutions
An enthusiasm for staying up to date with the very latest updates about security threats and solutions
Outstanding communication skills that go beyond tech talk the ability to translate complex IT matters to those without an IT background
Strong time management and organizational skills
Previous exposure to Linux and / or Windows Operating Systems, coding languages, and / or Networks