Tezza Business Solutions Cyber Risk Specialist Jobs in Kenya

Tezza Business Solutions Cyber Risk Specialist Jobs in Kenya

Job Responsibilities

  • Set-up internal second line of defense red team lab to enable targeted testing of the group’s environment as well as effective follow up of vulnerability remediations.

  • Manage the external red team exercise ensuring that noted risks are remediated and tracked.

  • Review and propose updates to cyber risk management and information security frameworks and policies on an annual basis at a minimum.

  • Enforce implementation of the cyber risk management and information security framework ensuring that key gaps and risks noted are well discussed, actioned and escalated.

  • Support is ensuring the architecting and creation of secure solutions for the cloud that adhere to industry best practices through detailed risk assessments.

  • Support the evaluation of security controls against the IaaS and PaaS offerings provided.

  • Support the creation and management of a new security risk management process to approve and authorize new capabilities and monitor the output of the process.

  • As part of targeted risk assessments, review network architecture and artifact configurations (Firewalls, Routers, Switches, IDS, IPS) and give practical recommendations.

  • Support first line IT units in coming up with baselines for implementation and in accordance with best practices these include baselines for secure coding, custom scripts and programs.

  • Support in other reviews that might be allocated from time to time.

  • Present findings with clarity to management and get buy-in for implementation of controls.

  • Have the capability to mine forensic data for investigative and forensic if called upon.

    Key attributes

  • Deliver with minimal supervision.

  • Avid researcher of best practices and happenings in the global cyber space.

  • Engage key stakeholders on actions required.

  • Team player and contributor.

  • Strong problem-solving,
    persuasive skills and an ability to grasp abstract concepts and complex technology situations to challenge the status quo and further develop and build on our IT Risk Management Framework.

  • Excellent communication skill, both verbal and written, with the ability to initiate and lead conversations with technology and business leaders and risk colleagues regarding anticipated and emerging issues.


  • Bachelor of Science (Computer Science), IT, Software Engineering.


  • CEH (certified ethical hacker) *MUST

  • CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) * Added advantage

  • OSWP (Offensive Security Wireless Professional) *Added advantage

  • OSEE (Open System Engineering Environment) *Added advantage

  • OSCP (BEST) (Offensive Security Certified Professional) *Added advantage

    Key skills

  • Must have demonstrated skills in penetration testing and ethical hacking having carried out:

  • Password guessing and cracking attacks.

  • Session hijacking and spoofing attacks.

  • Network traffic sniffing attacks.

  • Denial of Service attacks.

  • Exploiting buffer overflow vulnerabilities.

  • Good understanding of networks and networking elements.

  • Good understanding of web pages and it's technology.

  • Expertise in Linux machine recommended Kali and parrot.

  • Familiar with various operating systems and databases


  • 5 years + experience in penetration testing on expansive environments.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Tezza Business Solutions Cyber Risk Specialist Jobs in Kenya

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