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IT Security Engineer (Cape Town) (Ref 109)

Full time
Cape Town, Northern Suburbs, Western Cape
Posted 7 months ago

As an IT Security Engineer, you will play a crucial role in developing and implementing security measures, conducting assessments and tests, and providing expert advice to clients. Your certifications, experience, and skills in network security, cryptography, and security technologies will be instrumental in fulfilling your responsibilities.

Job Requirements

Develop and implement security policies, procedures, and guidelines to ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations for our own SOC. Conduct security audits, risk assessments, and penetration testing to identify vulnerabilities in clients’ systems. Design and implement security solutions to protect against cyber attacks, data breaches, and other security threats. Stay up-to-date with the latest security trends, tools, and technologies, and recommend security best practices to clients. Manage security incidents and perform forensic investigations when necessary. Collaborate with clients to understand their security requirements and provide expert advice on security-related issues. Develop and implement security policies, procedures, and guidelines to ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations for our own SOC.


You must hold the following Microsoft certifications: AZ-500 MS-500 Minimum of 5 years of experience in information security. Strong understanding of network security, cryptography, and secure coding practices. Experience with security technologies such as firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems, and vulnerability scanners. Familiarity with security frameworks such as NIST, ISO 27001, and PCI-DSS. Skilled in Microsoft Sentinel (SIEM), Microsoft Defender, Azure Active Directory, Nessus, Sophos, Defender 365, Information Security, IT Risk acceptances, IT Risk management, Audit Tracking, and IT Service Delivery. Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills. Strong communication and interpersonal skills


Salary R35K to R45K dependent on experience


Job Features

Job CategoryInformation Technology (IT), IT Security Engineer

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