Information Security Analyst

Analyst ~ IT Security
Western Cape
Information Security Analyst needed in Cape Town, with 4+ years’ experience as an Analyst or similar role. Degree/Diploma in Information Technology or related field. Execute Information Security Analysis  tasks to align with the company’s Information Security policies, standards, and processes. The desired candidate must be analytical, and results driven. An understanding of PCI-P2PE, POPIA and Information Security best practices is required.
 
Job Description:
  • Monitoring for security incidents and events
  • Analysis, triage, and reporting of incidents using a range of tools
  • Threat hunting and scenario planning
  • Developing incident response plans and recommending remedial actions
  • Development and tuning of correlation rules and indicators of compromise
  • Research of latest threats and trends
  • Expansion and maintenance of various security tools and agents
  • Providing awareness with respect to cybersecurity and basic training.
  • Expansion and maintenance of various security tools and agents
 
Requirements
  • Degree/Diploma in Information Technology or related fields
  • Information Security Certifications – S+, SSCP, CASP, CISSP (Advantageous)
  • Good working knowledge of Security related legal and regulatory requirements specifically PCI-DSS
  • An understanding of PCI-P2PE, POPIA and Information Security best practices.
  • A minimum of 4 years’ experience working in an information security analysis or similar role.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • A valid driver license and own vehicle
 
The company offers very competitive salaries.
Only apply if you have the relevant experience!
 
If you have what is required, then please apply with your comprehensive CV and a skills matrix.
Information Security Analyst