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Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Senior Network Security Specialist (1 Position(s)) at NMB Bank

 

Job Purpose:

To plan, organize, and lead a roadmap that delivers cost-effective and efficient bank security controls to protect and defend the bank's network infrastructure against any internal and external threats such as cyber-attacks.
Main Responsibilities:
  • Protect the bank's network infrastructure with appropriate security controls.
  • Manage and ensure optimal security configurations for all network security hardware, equipment, and Software including Firewalls, Network Access Control Appliances, Routers, Switches, and Load Balancers.
  • Conduct research and provide recommendations on the network security products, services, protocols, and standards in support of network security continuous improvements.
  • Provide ownership of all the security incidents through to the final resolution for the network security technologies implemented within the bank's infrastructure.
  • Implement security governance by defining, developing, implementing, and maintaining required network security procedures, standards, and guidelines in line with the bank's specified level of approvals.
  • Continuously monitor all incoming and outgoing network traffic for any unusual and malicious activities.
  • Provide technical statistics and reports related to network security technology roadmap necessary to aid in management decisions.
  • Maintain an up-to-date inventory of the network security hardware, software and license, and support.
  • Design and manage network security architecture and documentation.
  • Perform network security infrastructure self-audit to establish all possible loopholes and provide necessary recommendations.
  • Work with key technology and project stakeholders/colleague to ensure network security services are timely delivered.
Attributes:
  • Knowledge of network security standards and baselines.
  • Demonstrated leadership and personnel management skills.
  • Good interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills in English and Swahili.
  • Demonstrable honesty, integrity, and credibility.
  • Ability to communicate complex security concepts in an easy-to-understand business language.
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related academic field.
  • At least have a CCNP Security certification or related certification.
  • Security-related certifications - CISA, CISM, CISSP are preferred.
  • At least 5 years of relevant work experience in network security technologies and configuring firewalls, Load Balancer, Network Access Control Systems, routers, and switches.
  • Hands-on experience in Network Routing & Switching, SSL/ IPSec, VoIP,
  • Experience in scripting and automation using PowerShell and Bash/Shell Scripting.
Experience :
5.0 Year(s)
Job opening date : 12-Oct-2021