The Cyber Security Professional is part of an integrated team dedicated to mitigating risks through the efficient and effective application of Information security expertise. Will be instrumental in providing analytical Security Data to business for managing and coordinating incidents. Understand architecture, administration, and management of operating systems, networking, and virtualization software. Will be responsible for overlooking the configuration management of the firewalls. General programming/software development concepts and software analytical skills.
Understanding of how the different type of firewalls and network load balances work. Deep understanding of how network routers and switches work. Evaluate and design systems and network architectures. Drive network, server, and application hardening. Take responsibility for standards and configuration (but not operation) of Active Directory & policy driven security & anti-malware & anti-viruses. Be responsible for managing PCI-DSS within company.
The purpose of the IT Security Specialist role is to monitor the threat landscape and to select/implement security counter measures to secure information assets within the Banking environment. To also provide expect review of alerts/logs/events from SIEMs, and hands on management and administration of various enterprise security tools related to SOC to determine relevancy and urgency. The technologies and processes include (but are not limited to) Intrusion Sensors, Denial of Service mitigation, Network access management, Network activity monitors, Security Information and Event Management systems, Advanced threat detection solutions, Threat analysis, and Incident response processes. A key requirement for this function is the continuous optimization of configurations for new and existing security technologies.
B Science (Computer Science)
Ethical Hacker Course CEH (desirable)
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) (desirable)
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) (desirable)
(PCIP) PCI Professional (very desirable)
About 5 years’ experience
Computer Security experience will be beneficial