Information Security Consultant Jobs in Kenya

Information Security Consultant Jobs in Kenya


Responsibilities

  • Provide guidance on building and/or maturing information security programs, detecting and responding to computer security incidents, and implementation of tools and technologies used for enterprise security

  • Evaluate client needs, coordinate design for a solution, and clearly communicate the value proposition of complex and highly technical subjects

  • Implement and/or assess existing security controls

  • Provide expert level knowledge of tools and technologies used for enterprise security
    Interface with clients to address concerns, issues or escalations; track and drive to closure any issues that impact the service and its value to clients

  • Provide expert in-depth knowledge in collecting, analyzing, and escalating security events; responding to computer security incidents, and/or collecting, analyzing, and disseminating cyber threat intelligence

  • Quickly master, simplify, and communicate the value proposition of complex subjects to clients

  • Use formal project management skills in planning, tracking, and reporting on project progress

  • Codify customer needs across accounts and use them to drive FireEye Mandiant Strategic Solutions methodology

  • Lead overall server, cloud and data center operations with multiple stakeholders

  • Articulate deliver issues/problem statement and design a resolution plan

  • Experience investigating possible attack scenarios by interpreting the code review findings, attack paths, and providing analysis of results

  • Work with delivery centers across multiple shared services teams

    Required Skills

  • Experience with the critical tools used in security event analysis, incident response, computer forensics, malware analysis, or other areas of security operations.

  • Thorough understanding of cyber security operations, event monitoring, and SIEM tools

  • Experience performing Application Security Assessment work (threat modeling, design reviews, vulnerability, penetration tests, wireless/RF security) for at
    least the past year strongly preferred

  • Fundamental understanding of network
    protocols

  • Familiarity with Unix and Windows operating systems and administrative tools

  • Understanding of security controls for common platforms and devices, including Windows, Unix, Linux, and network equipment

  • At least 5 years of experience with SANS, OWASP and ISACA security frameworks

  • At least 5 years of IT security experience, managing end-to-end client service delivery

  • At least 5 years of experience with GDPR, HIPPA, DPA and ISO security standards

    Education requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Business Information Systems, Information Technology or Mathematics

  • 10 years of experience in information security preferred

  • Experience in securities or financial services preferred

  • Industry certifications such as; CISSP/SSCP, GSEC, or GCIH a plus

  • Experience leading implementation teams or hands on implementation of encryption solutions is a plus.

  • Other Relevant certifications

  • Considering the uniqueness of some these roles, we encourage all nationalities from across the globe to apply.

  • Our client is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    How to Apply

  • If you fill you a suitable for the above role(s), please send your updated CV to mcvoi@peopleedgeconsulting.co.ke not later than 24th March 2020

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