Silensec Security Consultant Jobs in Kenya

Silensec Security Consultant Jobs in Kenya


  • Monitoring and analysing events and alerts from a wide array of security devices and systems (SIEM’s, Firewalls, IDS/IPS, WIPS, Systems, Networks, Anti-virus, etc.)

  • Help with creation of Tickets internally and externally to track all activities.

  • Actively teamwork in incident response, triage and analysis.

  • Prepares and maintain the Administrative Documentation, respecting internal policies.

  • Help in the maintaining the integrity and security of enterprise wide systems and networks

  • Provide situational awareness support to ensure protection, detection response and sustenance of the organization security posture

  • As part of the team, support security initiatives through predictive and reactive analysis and articulating emerging trends to leadership and staff

  • Assisting in the development of security compliance reports such as ISO27001, PCI DSS and more as directed by leadership.

  • Assisting in the delivery of vulnerability assessments and remediation.

  • Assisting in the deployment and configuration of a range of security controls from leading vendors such as DLP, SIEM, WAF, database firewalls etc.


  • Bachelor of Science Degree or a related tertiary qualification.

  • At least one to two (1-2) years of related experience and/or training in the field of IT security monitoring and analysis, incident management, cyber threat analysis, vulnerability analysis, or similar cyber security related field.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Must be able to work independently or in a group as needed.

  • Fundamental knowledge and understanding of TCP/IP, routing and switching.

  • Hands-on experience
    using tcpdump or wireshark, Linux and windows system administration.

  • Knowledge of or experience with SIEM, DAM, IPD/IDS monitoring technologies (IBM QRadar, Guardium, Splunk, AlienVault, ArcSight, Suricata, Zeek, Snort, Shodan,etc )

    Core Skills

  • Working knowledge of the Linux and Window operating system

  • Added bonus: Technical certifications from leading vendors such as CISCO, Symantec, IBM,Imperva

  • High levels of integrity in the conduct of personal and professional affairs.

  • Good communication and sound interpersonal skills.

  • Exceptional verbal and written skills.

  • Problem solving and decision making skills.

  • Ability to work independently and under pressure.

    How to Apply

  • To apply send a CV to


  • Applications must be in PDF format

  • File name must include your first and last name and the Role you are applying for

  • Deadline for applications is 14th July 2020, only shortlisted candidates will be notified by the 21st of July 2020

  • “Silensec is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified persons are encouraged to Apply: Only Shortlisted Candidates will be contacted”

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