System Security Engineer

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System Security Engineer

Job Overview

Job Title: System Security Engineer

Location: Lekki, Lagos
Position Type: Full Time
Location: Lagos

Job Summary

We are seeking to hire a capable System Security Engineer, who has passion for cybersecurity and possesses both deep and wide expertise in the IT security space.
You should be ready to provide technical, product and business knowledge to support the sales process, implement, support and strengthen customer relationships.
Specific Functions
Specific areas of responsibility that you simply are going to be liable for include but aren’t limited to the following:

Design and architect solution to satisfy and solve customer challenges.
Engage in presales activities including customer meeting, demo/POV and support already implemented FPG solutions.
Solution implementation and support of latest and existing customer’s environment including firewalls, encryption, web security, email security, privilege identity management, DLP and other security solution suites.
Liaising with first & second level support.
Low-level security design & rollout.
Issue resolution (fault diagnosis & analysis).
Engineering, implementing and monitoring security measures for the protection of computer systems, networks and information/corporate data.
Identifying and defining system security requirements.
Designing computer security architecture and developing detailed cyber security designs.
Prepare and document standard operating procedures and protocols.
Configure and troubleshoot security solution/infrastructure.
Develop technical solutions and new security tools to assist mitigate security vulnerabilities and automate repeatable tasks.
Identify/generate and execute initiatives, strategies and action plans to enhance short- and long-term pre-sales engagement, project implementation and revenue generation.
Other related functions as may be requested by the Employer or your Manager.
Requirements and Qualifications
Education and Training:

A minimum of a B.Eng / B.Tech in Electronics / Electrical / Mechanical / Computer Engineering, Information Technology or any related field.
A masters degree will be added advantage.
Possession of ITIL certification.
CISSP/ CISM, CompTIA Security, CEH or other equivalent certifications.
Work Experience:

A minimum of 3-5 years of related experience in IT Security with record of accomplishment in this role.
A minimum of 2 years presales, implementation and post-sales experience.
Experience working in mixed Windows/Linux, database and virtualized/physical server environments.
Technical Requirements:

Hands on experience in security systems deployment including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, DDOS solutions, authentication systems, log management, content filtering, SIEM, vulnerability-scanning, web gateway, proxy appliances, NAC, and antivirus tools etc.
Assess system vulnerabilities by deploying penetration testing.
Experience with network security, networking technologies, systems security, and network monitoring tools.
Thorough understanding of the newest security principles, techniques, and protocols.
Familiarity with web-related technologies (Web applications, Web Services, Service-Oriented Architectures) and of network/web related protocols.
Superior breadth of experience in network administration and knowledge security
Excellent proficiency in implementing the subsequent solutions: Checkpoint Security Technologies (VPN, remote access, MTP etc.) FireEye, Symantec solution, CyberArk, Entrust, Safenet etc.
Familiar with encryption firewalls authorization methodologies and Web filtering authentication
Other Requirements:

Strong relationship management and communication skills with the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues across several departments and services as well as external stakeholders.
Adaptability to a proactive and versatile approach to figure and be comfortable with a dynamic environment with constantly changing priorities.
Strong problem-solving, analytical skills and ability to work under pressure.
Tenacity, Loyalty, Commitment, Passion, Drive.
Application Closing Date
16th July, 2020.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: and copy using the job title as the subject of the email.

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