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ICT Security Analyst- Co-Operative Bank

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Nairobi

1 week ago


Job Description

This is a high visibility role which forms a critical part in monitoring network activities and reporting on any security related anomalies. This role will also assist in ICT related security investigations. It provides the successful candidate with an opportunity to contribute to the organization’s ICT Security and Risk environment and exposure to many business areas. The successful candidate will also have an ideal opportunity to be an integral part of the organization and to really make a difference.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. Monitor and analyze the Bank’s networks for malicious activity using Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM) toolsets
  2. This will include responding to and investigating alerts, assisting with developing new security monitoring use cases and ensuring all investigative activity is properly documented in the bank’s ticketing systems and followed up with relevant support teams
  3. Document all activities during an incident and providing leadership with status updates during the life cycle of the incident
  4. Investigate intrusion attempts and perform in-depth analysis of exploits as well as providing network intrusion detection expertise to support timely and effective decision making of when to declare an incident
  5. Analyze a variety of network and host-based security appliance logs (Firewalls, NIDS, HIDS, Sys Logs, etc

Education + Experience

  1. Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or any other related field with relevant IT Security professional qualifications i
  2. e
  3. CISSP, CISA/CISM/CEH or other relevant security certifications
  4. At least 3 years’ experience in Security/Network administration with strong technical knowledge of database, network and operating systems security
  5. Knowledge of TCP/IP Protocols, network analysis, and network/security applications