Network Security Engineer

Responsibilities

  • Give input on best practice security standards on new systems, network design, and respective third party integrations.
  • Support and maintain all network security devices across multiple sites (Globally)
  • Create and maintain documentation as it relates to network configurations, security architecture and best practice principles.
  • Daily administration of firewall rules, IPS Policies and Filters via change control procedures.
  • Monitor performance, logs, reports and alerts of potential threats or attempted breaches related to security incidents and remediate accordingly.
  • Collaborate with management and department leaders to assess near and long-term network security assessments, vulnerabilities and risks.
  • Perform and assist with vulnerability scans and penetration tests.
  • Willing to travel and be on standby.

Key Competencies and Qualifications

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to seek out vulnerabilities in IT infrastructures
  • A deep understanding of how hackers work and ability to keep up to date with the fast pace of change in the criminal cyber-underworld
  • Ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of IT systems
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to take responsibility and be decisive
  • Ability to work within a small team
  • Effective planning and organizational skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Formal Cisco certification ideal – CCNA (Security)
  • Minimum of 5 years networks security support experience
  • Must have experience in the areas of vulnerability threat management, cyber security, and supporting management tools and technologies such as Cisco ASA, Intrusion Prevention, FirePOWER- and FireSIGHT Manager, Qualys and Splunk.

Apply for this position

Please spend some time writing your introduction and ensure that you have a CV to attach with your application. If you have a LinkedIn public profile please add it to your introduction as-well. Giving us detailed information about your career qualifications will increase your chances of being contacted by us significantly.

* All fields are required





Related Careers

All
C# Developer 12 month contract2020-08-03 11:25:49

We are looking for someone who enjoys developing and improving applications. This position is for you if you enjoy understanding…

Delphi Developer2015-09-14 11:46:56

Developer position available. Responsible for analysis, design and development of complex systems. Testing and debugging between programs and interface sub-systems.

Front end Developer (Developer III / Analyst Programmer I)2020-02-14 13:39:41

We are looking for a person who is comfortable exploring ever charging development languages and technologies, who is able to…

Java Developer (Analyst Programmer II)2020-07-24 10:24:28

We are looking for someone who enjoys developing and improving applications. This position is for you if you enjoy understanding…

Network Security Engineer2019-04-25 15:19:00

You will be responsible for performing various activities such as Monitor performance, logs, reports and alerts of potential threats or…

Server Administrator2019-12-13 13:36:51

Server Administrator position available. Responsible for managing and ensuring efficient load balancing of VMware systems. 3-6 years’ experience required. MCSE…

Server Administrator 6 month contract2019-03-20 08:24:23

Server Administrator position available. Responsible for managing and ensuring efficient load balancing of VMware systems. 3-6 years’ experience required. MCSE…

Solutions Architect (Senior Developer) for G Suite2020-08-13 10:44:11

Pepkor IT are looking for an individual who lives and breathes Google, specifically G- Suite. An individual who can’t remember…

System Manager2020-06-23 21:31:32

Pepkor IT is looking for a technical systems manager that can develop, service, maintain and grow relationships with our retail…