IT Security Analyst

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IT Security Analyst

  • Post Date:June 10, 2022
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  • Career Level Analyst
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 3-5 Years
  • Industry ICT
Job Description

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons to fill the vacancy of IT Security Analyst that has arisen within First Mutual Health.

Reporting to: The IT Security and Risk Manager

Job Specification

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Running security/risk audits.
  • Establishing reliable physical security by restricting user permissions and ensuring computers and networks are protected by a firewall, among other measures.
  • Assisting in identifying information security control gaps and recommending information security control changes, enhancements, or other mitigating controls.
  • Collaborating with other IT professionals to effectively fulfill the information security analyst duties,
  • Participating in the development of operational procedures as well as monitoring processes for both ex’sting and new security controls.
  • Working with the IT Security and infrastructure & Networks teams to perform tests and uncover network vulnerabilities and staying current or IT security trends and news.
  • Documenting and deploying effective procedures to provide operational support for FMHL Security framework.
  • Enforcing user adherence to the IT Security policy to comply with acceptable use for various roles and responsibilities within the organization.
  • Monitoring internal and external policy compliance as well as regulatory compliance,
  • Monitoring intrusion detection and intrusion prevention systems to identify/block any suspicious traffic or activity on the network.
  • Maintaining users cyber security awareness training material and automated tools.

Person Specification

  • Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science of Software Engineering.
  • Three or more of the following:
    • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) issued by ISC2 or Certified information Security Manager (CISM) issued by ISACA certifications.
    • AWS or Azure cloud security certifications,
    • CCSP issued by Cisco.
    • MCSE Security issued by Microsoft.
    • CCNA Certification.
    • Sophos, Kemp Load Balancer, Cisco ISF, Kaspersky and ASA Firewall knowledge or certification.
  • At least 2 years’ experience in a similar position and environment.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
  • Good organizational skills.

Candidates meeting the above criteria should forward their Curriculum Vitaes (CVs), copies of certificates and application letters to Group Human Resources via the following email address: [email protected]

Applications should be sent by not later than 12 June 2022.