Capitec Bank Cloud Security Engineer Jobs in South Africa

Capitec Bank Cloud Security Engineer Jobs in South Africa

Purpose Statement

  • To provide cloud security expertise to build out and maintain resilient, scalable, cost effective and high performing Cloud solutions that will assist Capitec to become the best bank in the world.



  • Basic understanding of at least one high-level programming language (GoLang / .net / Java)

  • Advanced scripting skills in at least one interpreted language (Bash/PowerShell)

  • Design and deployment of highly available, enterprise-scale Cloud infrastructure.

  • Advance knowledge of infrastructure concepts, technologies and patterns. (SDLC, IaC)
    Practical, working knowledge of:

  • Developing and delivering systems on AWS Platforms (Azure or GCP will be advantageous).

  • Supporting and enhancing build and release processes through automation using a combination of processes and existing tools.

  • Understanding of Cloud Security technologies and best practices.

  • Understanding of Networking in Cloud environments.


  • Previous experience in a Devops role and incorporating security controls in the build process.

  • Experience in engineering data and/or security log pipelines using Big Data technologies such as Spark, Kafka, Hadoop, Storm, etc.

  • Understanding of modern software engineering patterns, including those used in highly scalable, distributed, and resilient systems.

  • Ability to deliver long-term, repeatable IaC solutions that incorporate directly into an overall CI/CD process.

  • Knowledge of JSON templates, PowerShell, CLI’s, Shell, Python.



  • 5+ years’ experience in Infrastructure, Software Development, DevOps or Security

  • 3+ years design and implementation of highly available, enterprise-scale Cloud infrastructure.

  • 2+ years in AWS with focus on Security
    Of introducing cloud security technology (start-up) in an environment – processes, principles etc.

  • Design and hands on troubleshooting background on AWS Platform (Azure or GCP will be advantageous).

  • Experience working in a DevOps environment.

  • Experience developing and supporting infrastructure and cloud security capabilities
    for microservices-based architectures.

  • Experience working with CI/CD tools.

  • Experience with authentication and Authorization technologies and protocols (LDAP, Kerberos, AD, OAuth 2.0, OpenID Connect, SAML).

  • Experience working with scripting and provisioning tools like Terraform, Ansible, CloudFormation or equivalent.


  • 2+ years in AWS with focus on Networking

  • Experience in a financial services or banking organisation

  • Infrastructure security

  • Experience in engineering data pipelines using Big Data technologies such as Spark, Kafka, Hadoop, Storm, etc.

  • Experience with ELK, New Relic or similar on Public Cloud Platforms.

  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes.

  • Experience working in a fast paced Agile/Scrum environment (Atlassian Stack).



  • A relevant tertiary qualification.

  • Tertiary technology qualification, esp. Cloud certification AWS specialty, security and/or networking. Terraform Associate.


  • Bachelor's Degree.

  • Any IT major, B Sc. B Eng.


  • Communication skills.

  • Computer Literacy (Intermediate MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook).

  • Analytical skills.

  • Problem solving skills.

  • Presentation skills.


  • Deciding and Initiating Action.

  • Relating and Networking.

  • Learning and Researching.

  • Creating and Innovating.

  • Delivering Results and Meeting Customer Expectations.

  • Presenting and Communicating Information.

  • Adapting and Responding to Change.

  • Applying Expertise and Technology.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Capitec Bank Cloud Security Engineer Jobs in South Africa

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