IT Security Officer

Job Description

  • Lagos

ipNX Nigeria Limited

ipNX Nigeria Limited is one of Nigeria’s fastest growing Information and Communications Technology companies. In our business, we connect everything – people, information, and services. We are specialized in network connectivity, and delivery of internet, telephony, television as well as cloud-based software application services to corporate and residential customers.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: IT Security Officer
Job ID: 110
Location: Lagos
Department: Information Systems and Technology
Function: IT Security Officer
Reporting to: Head, IS&T
Travel Frequency: None
Purpose of the Job

This position is responsible for identifying, evaluating, and reporting on cyber security risks, developing a set of security standards and best practices for the organization, monitoring networks and systems for security breaches and intrusions, leading technical and forensic investigations, managing the Deluxe vulnerability and penetration testing programs, and providing and implementing recommendations for security enhancements to management teams as needed.

Expected Key Results

Vulnerability Management
Security Audit and reporting

Educational Qualifications & Functional Skills

University Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information System, or related field.
Post Graduate degree (MBA, M.Sc., etc.) an added advantage.
In-depth knowledge of Linux, Unix operating systems Kali Linux experience
Experience writing cybersecurity policies, procedures, standards and baselines
Excellent documentation skills.

Work Experience:

5+ years’ experience with the development, deployment, management and automation of security solutions in an enterprise (cloud and on premise) environments
Professional certification: Security certification of one or more of the following: CISSP, CRISC, CCSP, CISM, CISA, CEH, CCNP security.
High degree of professionalism, work ethic, integrity and passion for Information Technology and Security

Other Requirements:

Customer Focus
Tech savvy
Action orientation
Drive results
Cultivate Innovation
Ability to optimize work processes
Nimble Learning
Ensures Accountability

Application Closing Date
31st August, 2022.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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