KRA Supervisor – Incidents & Security Surveillance Jobs in Kenya

KRA Supervisor – Incidents & Security Surveillance Jobs in Kenya

Job Summary:

  • The jobholder is responsible for cyber security monitoring of the Authority’s IT infrastructure and business systems for malicious activity and/or active threats. The role also involves responding to security incidents including containment, eradication and recovery in the 24/7 Security Operations Centre (SOC).

    Key Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring security events from all KRA applications, servers, workstations and the entire KRA network to ensure timely and effective identification of anomalies/potential threats.

  • Identify cyber-attacks targeted to the KRA network and systems, advise and block cyber attacks

  • Investigate active threats, and continuously research and recommend suitable solutions to further secure, and safeguard company systems and assets.

  • Perform deep-dive incident analysis by correlating data from various sources. Generate/Review event analysis reports of incident investigations

  • Determines if a critical system or data set has been impacted and advises on remediation.

  • Stay abreast of the information security threat environment, risk trends and technology developments related to your expertise.

  • Provide actionable strategic, technical, and tactical cyber information and intelligence to management through reports, briefings, and presentations

  • Monitor and gather threat intelligence from the deep web and dark web for potential threats and incidents, and analyze such threats and risks and recommend appropriate mitigating measures.

  • Triaging of detected attacks and event escalation to management

  • Ensure conformity to ISO (9001/2015 and 27001/2013) and data security requirements.

  • Escalates cyber security events according to the Authority’s Cyber Security Incident Response Plan

  • Conduct vulnerability assessment and patching of the identified patches

  • Continuous diagnostics and mitigation of identified threats

  • Review of privilege accounts to identified any internal threats.

  • Ensure conformity to ISO (9001/2015 and 27001/2013) and data security requirements.

    Academic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or IT related field.

    Professional Qualification

  • Must have at least one of the following certifications or trainings in CEH/CHFI/ECIH/CISSP or in relevant information security solutions certification, or incidents response.

    Relevant Work Experience

  • At least 3 years related information security work experience as an officer or a similar role.

    Technical Skills

  • Required Experience in cyber security threat Analysis.

  • Experience in incident management.

  • Computer forensics and analysis skills.

  • Experience in security tests or vulnerability management.

  • Penetration testing skills.

  • Research skills.

  • Experience in cyber security operations(SOC/CIRT).

    Key Competencies:

  • Ability to work long hours including night shifts.

  • Analytical mind with problem-solving aptitude.

  • Excellent listening, communication and presentation skills.

  • Reliable and thorough with a deep commitment to accuracy.

  • Self-motivated and able to work independently.

  • A team player.

  • Ability to prioritize competing work commitments and deliver on time.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; KRA Supervisor – Incidents & Security Surveillance Jobs in Kenya

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