Jobs in Africa

CSOC Analyst

Cape Town, South Africa

Date posted: May 11, 2021

Key Responsibilities:

  • Participate within a multi-disciplined environment (CSOC / NOC) identifying, owning, progressing and resolving security and network incidents.
  • Maintain and operate a wide variety of platforms and toolsets across CSOC and NOC
  • Maintain a continuous understanding of the threat landscape with in-depth knowledge around threat actors, TTPs and vulnerabilities.
  • Provide technical support for the identification, triage and response to events or incidents of a suspicious or malicious nature, and apparent security breaches.

For more information, go to Cloud+Content

Security Analyst

South Africa

Date posted: May 10, 2021

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for auditing existing systems, while directing the administration of security policies, activities, and standards.
  • Deliver defense initiatives and coordinate the evaluation, deployment, and management of current and future security technologies.
  • Conduct vulnerability audits and risk assessments through identification, investigation and resolution of security breaches and potential vulnerabilities.

For more information, go to Sappi

Senior Software Engineer, Detection and Response

Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa

Date posted: May 10, 2021

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement high quality enterprise level software
  • Work across the full project lifecycle, from initial requirements gathering through to release and maintenance
  • Write clean, well structured and documented code
  • Build future-proof reusable core code libraries, which can be shared, in-order to drive further efficiencies throughout the team

For more information, go to F-Secure

Network Architect

Cape Town, South Africa

Date posted: May 10, 2021

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead our journey to Hybrid Cloud connecting our On Premise systems to AWS through Direct Connects
  • Analyse business requirements to develop technical network solutions and their framework
  • Perform network modelling, analysis, and planning
  • Overseeing Network Security, contributing to and implementing required standards and finding secure solutions

For more information, go to Rank Group

Risk Advisory – Cyber Identity Security – Manager

Midrand, South Africa

Date posted: May 9, 2021

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ability to guide teams through the design and implementation of cyber solutions in chosen Cyber sub-offering/s that reduce vulnerability, strengthen cyber security posture / controls and optimize organizational efficiency.
  • Assess, Lead, define, design and implement end to-end modern on-premises and cloud based Cyber Solutions
  • Designs cyber solutions (e.g., ICS, Cloud Security, Strategy, vulnerability management, identity and access management) that strengthen controls on key assets, enable compliance, while increasing operational efficiency and reducing cost

For more information, go to Deloitte

Web Application Firewall Engineer

Cape Town, South Africa

Date posted: April 13, 2021

Key Responsibilities:

  • Build and design tooling to support and evolve our Trust & Safety team, e.g. dashboards, scripts and automation
  • Trend monitoring, analysis and development of mitigation strategies for website vulnerabilities
  • ModSecurity rules for managing web application vulnerabilities
  • False positive detections and patching

For more information, go to Xneelo

Security Analyst 2 - RSA

Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa

Date posted: April 13, 2021

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure successful operation of Infrastructure vulnerability management lifecycle through, identify, assess, remediate and validate phases.
  • Where appropriate, support design and deployment of vulnerability scanners to meet objectives.
  • Where appropriate support the design of triage and risk assessment processes to ensure focus is always on driving rapid remediation of highest risk vulnerabilities.
  • Support the broader security testing strategy by operating Breach and Attack Simulation platforms (BAS).

For more information, go to Mimecast

Security Analyst

Johannesburg, South Africa

Date posted: April 12, 2021

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for auditing existing systems, while directing the administration of security policies, activities, and standards.
  • Deliver defense initiatives and coordinate the evaluation, deployment, and management of current and future security technologies.
  • Develop and communicate security plans to project teams, partners, and business stakeholders.
  • Conduct vulnerability audits and risk assessments through identification, investigation and resolution of security breaches and potential vulnerabilities.

For more information, go to Sappi

Cyber Security Specialist

Cape Town, South Africa

Date posted: April 10, 2021

Key Responsibilities:

  • You will be a technical lead / SME for the CSOC and SIEM service offering by managing and improving the platforms to meet the requirements of the business and/or client.
  • Configure and develop SIEM tooling, and associated tool sets, to deliver effective and efficient SOC services through automation and orchestration, and to improve MTTD and MTTR whilst reducing false positives and negatives.
  • Ensure all security platforms are optimised to detect and prevent security threats across all on-prem and cloud environments to meet business objectives and regulatory requirements

For more information, go to Content+Cloud

Senior Manager: Cyber Crime, Security Incidents and Data Analytics

Roodepoort, Gauteng, South Africa

Date posted: April 9, 2021

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and/or carry out Internal audits, special requests, consulting engagements and management requests and review the work performed to ensure the adequacy of audit scope, testing performed, and the accuracy of conclusions reached
  • Manage resource planning and requirements for specialized audits related to security and cyber crime areas within Technology Internal Audit domains, special assignments and management requests
  • Undertake the identification and evaluation of audit risk areas at Group Level and within Technology Audit through a risk-based audit methodology

For more information, go to MTN Group