Growth in Value Alliance (GVA) Partners Limited Graduate & Exp. IT Security Engineer Jobs in Nigeria

Growth in Value Alliance (GVA) Partners Limited Graduate & Exp. IT Security Engineer Jobs in Nigeria


  • An exciting opportunity exists for a dynamic and IT security engineer to join a dynamic project team for a 6 months project. The resource shall be responsible for the following:

  • Participate in the delivery cybersecurity through vulnerability and threat identification, incident detection and response, forensic investigations, Patch and Vulnerability Management.
  • Engage with infrastructure and applications teams in mitigation and remediation efforts.

  • Engage with other IT units to establish and enforce security best practices, protection objectives and process improvements.

  • Review and make recommendations regarding on-premise, data centre and cloud infrastructure, networking and security settings and posture.

  • Create and maintain key metrics that are indicative of security posture of the infrastructure.

  • Keep abreast of threat intelligence feeds to stay abreast of industry reports and emerging threat that may affect


  • Lead cybersecurity initiatives in conjunction with Group Cybersecurity team.

  • Design and implement security controls to safeguard and monitor events for information systems, enterprise applications and data.

  • Lead the implementation of Information Security projects

  • Drive internal and external vulnerability assessment, penetration tests engagements and manage results to remediation.

  • Respond to escalated security events and drive security incident response processes to ensure timely resolution with minimal disruption.

  • Design, document, and deploy secure infrastructure solutions to enhance and evolve the security posture of the business to ensure integrity, availability and confidentiality of all critical enterprise data.

  • Provide expertise on security tools, including but not limited to firewalls, Web Application firewalls, IDS/IDP, anti-malware software

  • Liaise with stakeholders in respect of operational implementation of security policies and best practices

  • Prevent data loss and service interruptions by researching new technologies that will effectively protect the enterprise network.

    Supervisory / Managerial Responsibilities

  • Ensure conformance to Cyber security Blueprint/Roadmap

  • Provide inputs to company strategic plan on all initiatives to ensure that Security gaps/vulnerabilities are identified & closed

  • Establish and ensure credibility through strong relationships, value-add to operations and professionalism


  • Minimum of 5 years experience in an area of

  • Security specialization; with experience working with others

  • Experience working in a Large organization and preferably
    in the Telecommunications industry

  • Strong background as an Engineer/Architect in application security infrastructure and various network technologies to include devices such as firewalls, VPN, intrusion/extrusion detection, vulnerability & risk assessment tools, encryption technologies, virus/worm/malware prevention, E-business and web application technologies, Data
  • Loss Prevention, whole disk & device encryption solutions, two-factor authentication, common Windows (desktop & server) platforms,

  • Experience with Microsoft, Solaris, Unix, Oracle and MSSQL

  • Experience working in telecommunications industry

  • Managing network and/or net work security

  • Knowledge should be current with information security best practices and global trends

  • Knowledge of security best practices such as; defense in-depth, least privileges, need-to-know, separation of duties, access controls, encryption

  • User account identity, authorization and authentication management.

  • Security incident and event management

    <>li> Experience in researching new or emerging technologies and processes that may be incorporated as solutions to reoccurring security concern


  • Penetration Testing

  • Vulnerability life cycle management
    Advanced Security Incidence Response
    Systems Auditing,, Database Security, Firewall
  • Design, Intrusion detection system administration Implementation

  • Security enforcement on systems level, security audit and vulnerability management

  • Telecommunications, Network, wireless & Internet Security

    How to apply

  • Qualified and Interested candidates should send their resumes in PDF to

  • , , , using the Job Title as subject of the email.

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