Our client seeks a System Security Engineer for a 6-month contract based in Johannesburg.

  • Assist users who use InfoSec services and systems with all security-related tasks.
  • Maintenance of information security systems, anti-virus clients and servers
  • Take preventative actions against both external and internal risks.
  • Investigate security breaches and take steps to mitigate additional risks to the network and services.
  • Enforce security policies and standards.
  • Log file analysis for security and auditing purposes.
  • Audit the network’s existing systems.
  • Develop and document standard operating procedures and protocols.
  • Optimise InfoSec systems.
  • Investigate innovative technical solutions and security tools to boost performance and security while increasing security availability.
  • Develop in-house solutions and software integration to improve performance, security, and service availability.
  • Create complete reports that include assessment-based findings, outcomes, and recommendations for future system security enhancement.

Minimum Requirements

  • Grade 12 (Matric)
  • Tertiary qualification in Information Technology or related
  • Cyber Security Certification
  • Cisco CCNP Security Certification
  • Experience as a Systems Security Engineer with the following security-related functions:
  • Firewalls, VPNs and IPS technology and administration
  • DNS and DNS Security and administration
  • Mail gateway technologies and associated security-related technologies.
  • Anti-Virus administratin
  • NAC administration
  • PKI/SSL administration
  • Basic networking/switching/routing knowledge
  • Vulnerability assessments and remediation
  • SOC administration and remediation skills

Desired Skills:

  • Firewalls
  • VPN
  • IPS
  • DNS
  • Mail gateway
  • Anti Virus
  • NAC administration
  • PKI
  • SSL
  • Networking
  • SOC administration
  • Information Security

Desired Qualification Level:

  • Grade 12 / Matric

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