Our client in the financial sector is seeking a hands-on, tech-savvy Cybersecurity Engineer to assist them in enhancing their security operations, posture and implementing effective cyber security solutions for threat mitigation.
Degree holder in Information Technology, Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent;
At least 5 years of experience in technology, information and/or cyber security implementation and operations;
Strong understanding in cybersecurity threat, risks, controls, vulnerability assessment, penetration testing and compliance;
Experience in managing security projects;
Team player with excellent communication skills;
Proactive with good attention to detail and a strong team player.
CISSP, CISM, GIAC certifications will be advantageous.
Have a strong understanding of the organisation's technology and risk posture;
Keep abreast of the relevant threat landscape, especially within the financial sector;
Knowledge of technological trends and developments in the area of information security and risk management;
Critically evaluate suitable security solutions and propose security solutions to internal stakeholders;
Assist in the delivery of new security capabilities while ensuring adherence to both internal and external guidelines;
Work closely with various IT units (e.g. infrastructure/ applications team) to drive the effective operations of the security infrastructure;
Respond to security incidents and apply security controls for the containment of cyber attacks.