Text Book Centre System Security Administrator Jobs in Kenya

Text Book Centre System Security Administrator Jobs in Kenya

  • In this position you will be responsible for IT-related security and safety issues within Text Book Center.

  • This will include but not limited to developing systems and policies, as well as overseeing the implementation of procedures to secure both company and customer data.

  • You will also implement systems aimed toward preventing malware infections of company computer hardware.

  • You must be a great communicator by being able to be training less technically savvy colleagues in security procedures in a way a layman would understand.

    Main Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Implement network security policies, application security, access control and corporate data safeguards

  • Assist with regulatory and data transfer procedures.

  • Document and communicate policies, queries, vulnerabilities, and current state of the system.

  • Identify risks by role, software, information type, and other categories and define acceptable and mitigation strategies.

  • Defend systems against unauthorized access, modification and/or destruction

  • Perform vulnerability and networking scanning assessments

  • Monitor network traffic for unusual activity

  • Configure and support security tools such as firewalls, anti-virus software, patch management systems, etc.

  • Analyze and establish security requirements for the networks

  • Train fellow employees in security awareness and procedures

  • Develop and update business continuity and disaster recovery protocols

  • Conduct security audits and make policy recommendations

  • Provide technical security advice

  • Test and evaluate
    new technology


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security or a related field with certifications in Security+, SOPHOS, MSCE, CCNA and CISM

  • At least 5 years’ experience in a similar role.

  • Experience in working in a POS, SAGE,IVEND and SAP is an added advantage.

  • Knowledge of common L4-L7 protocols such as SSL, HTTP, DNS, SMTP and IPsec

  • Strong understanding of firewall technologies

  • Experience in Packet Shaper, Load Balancer and Proxy Server

  • Knowledge in intermediate to expert IDS/IPS

  • Experience in TCP/IP, active directory, computer networking, routing and switching

  • Experience in network protocols and packet analysis tools

  • Experience Windows server operating system

  • Experience in firewall and intrusion detection/prevention protocols

  • Strong communication skills both in writing and verbal

    How to Apply

  • Please submit a letter of interest with your resume clearly indicating the position as email subject to below email address at

  • recruitment@tbc.co.ke

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