Are you a skilled Junior Systems Engineer looking for your next challenge? Our Team is looking for someone like you to help shape the future of Tech!

You will work in a dynamic iOCO Infrastructure Team as a Junior Systems Engineer by providing the monitoring on all enviornments (LogPoint, QRadar, Splunk McAfee or ArcSight) in a SOC environment.

Your Expertise:

  • Previous experience in Data Centre is advantageous
  • Previous financial services experience advantageous
  • Have at least 2 years of professional experience in a SOC environment, with demonstrable expertise in SIEM monitoring (LogPoint, QRadar, Splunk McAfee or ArcSight)Communication skills
  • Problem-solving techniques
  • Ability to work as a team
  • Ability to work under pressure, cope with stress


  • Matric or Equivalent Further education will be an advantageous (e.g. CompTIA Security Plus)

Skills Expertise:

  • Monitoring of all environments (LogPoint, SEP Portal, Mailbox etc.)
  • LogPoint
  • Monitor the shared mailbox.
  • Monitor the cloud AV consoles
  • Symantec Endpoint Security Complete
  • F-Secure EPP
  • Sophos Central
  • Log calls/incidents when threats/alerts require further action.
  • Diagnose and correct equipment malfunctions
  • Shift handover and effective communication with regards the issues that were handled during the shift.
  • Continuous updates of daily reports
  • Effectively execute requests from users Good understanding of operating standards and procedures

Function-related experience:

  • 2+ Years of experience with Information Security experience in a SOC environment,
    with demonstrable expertise in SIEM (LogPoint, QRadar, Splunk McAfee or ArcSight)
  • 2+ Years of experience in an operations-focused information security role, with a
    strong background in security controls and risk management frameworks
  • Demonstrable understanding of operating systems, applications, and information
    technology systems along with their purpose and logging capabilities
  • Knowledge of networks and the OSI layers along with experience in routing,
    segmentation, and available technologies.
  • Knowledge of various threat vectors (indicators of compromise), detection
    requirements, and methodologies.
  • Knowledge of Cybersecurity incident mitigation practices (run/playbooks)

Working environment:

  • Office Based in the Security Operations Centre
  • Datacentre Temperature controlled environment KEY STAKEHOLDERS:
  • External: Customers of clients
  • Internal: Operational team, Applications programmers Operations planner

Shift Environment:

  • Full time – Standard 8 hours a day five (5) days a week.
  • Overtime will be expected. (Public Holidays Weekends included)
    Standby Shift Hours: 4 days, 12hour day shift; 4 days, 12hour night shift 4 days off duty

Desired Skills:

  • Adaptability
  • Authenticity
  • Partnership
  • Ingenuity
  • Mastery

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