Safaricom Senior Officer - Cyber Security Assurance Jobs in Kenya

Safaricom Senior Officer - Cyber Security Assurance Jobs in Kenya


Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct periodic security reviews, vulnerability assessments & penetration tests across all of Company’s systems/infrastructure

  • Ensure all new and existing systems/products/services comply with Company’s security policies & standards and other industry best practices e.g. ISO27001, CIS and Kenya Data Protection Act

  • Provide timely and quality security assurance reports and advice to the business when required even with very tight deadlines

  • Do regular follow ups with system custodians/owners to ensure any security risks identified are addressed within the agreed timelines

  • Define Cyber Security metrics and report periodically on security compliance across all networks/systems

  • Develop a monthly scorecard for each department based on how well they are performing in terms of Cyber Security compliance

  • Research on new threats/technologies/vulnerabilities/security design principles etc.

    Qualifications

    Role requirements;

  • Degree in Information Security/Computer Forensics/Computer Science/Information Technology or other relevant Technical Degree

  • Information security certifications e.g. CEH/CISSP/CISM/CISA/GIAC/CPTP/OSCP

  • Advanced Networking certifications: CCNA/CCNP/CCSP/CCIE are also preferred

  • Certifications in Microsoft Windows and Linux/Unix Operating Systems

  • Demonstrate competency in the use and administration of ethical hacking tools e.g. KALI Linux, Metasploit, Nexpose, Nessus, Nmap, BurpSuite etc.

  • Minimum of 3 years’ working experience in Information Systems Security – e.g. Ethical Hacking, Penetration Testing, Vulnerability Assessments, Pre-and-Post Implementation System Reviews, etc.

  • Minimum of 3 years’ working experience in Networking
    and Operating Systems e.g. Cisco, Huawei, Windows (All), Unix, Linux etc.

  • Minimum of 3 years’ working experience in Web and Mobile applications development e.g. Java, Python, PHP, Java script, CSS, Apache, Nginx, IIS etc.

  • Working knowledge of databases e.g. Oracle, MSSQL, MariaDB, Postgress etc, will be an added advantage.

  • Working knowledge of Virtualization & Microservices technologies e.g. VMware, Open shift, Kubernetes, Docker etc will be an added advantage.

  • Working knowledge of Cloud technologies e.g. AWS and Azure will be an added advantage.

  • Working knowledge and experience in DevSecOps technologies i.e. Jenkins, Jira, Github, Gitlab etc. will be an added advantage.

  • Working knowledge of Mobile and GSM technologies e.g. Android, IOS, 2G, 3G, LTE, USSD etc. , will be an added advantage.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Safaricom Senior Officer - Cyber Security Assurance Jobs in Kenya



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