SYSTEMS SECURITY ENGINEER - 4 POST

Employer: Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA)
Date Published: 2017-08-25
Application Deadline: 2017-09-09

JOB SUMMARY:

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DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

i.    Carryout Malware analysis and reverse engineering
ii.    Deploy and manage Intrusion detection mechanisms
iii.    Develop appropriate security tools and systems
iv.    Administration and Management of TZ-CERT systems and network infrastructure
v.    Deploy and manage Honey Pot systems
vi.    Deploy and manage threat intelligence systems


QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE:

•    Bachelor degree in either computer Science; Engineering or Information Technology from recognized institution. A minimum of THREE (3) years post qualification experience in a well-established organization in areas of IT and preferably IT security

SPECIAL SPECIFICATIONS:

A:     Skills/Abilities:
i.    Good communications and writing skills.
ii.    Ability to communicate complex security terms in easy to understand wording.
iii.    Excellent analytical skills.
iv.    Demonstrate ability to work collaboratively as a team player;
v.    Flexible, creative and open minded.
vi.    Ability to plan, organize, prioritize and manage complex and delicate tasks.
vii.    Result and Performance-driven with commitment to realization of the Authority’s strategic objectives;
viii.    Proactive, attention to detail, ability to work under pressure;
ix.    Self confidence in work planning and decision making;
x.    A good feeling for confidentiality and working in procedural matter.
xi.    Open minded and must show ambitions and willingness to learn.
xii.    Passionate with Information Technology Security.

B: Desirable
i.    Understanding of various computing concepts especially Internet technologies, TCP/IP protocols and general computer security concepts.
ii.    Experience in developing, deploying and managing information systems is required.
iii.    Experience in Systems Administrations especially in UNIX/LINUX as well as Windows Operating systems is mandatory.
iv.    Experience in computer networking concepts
v.    Knowledge and a good understanding of various Internet protocols and applications such as SMTP, HTTP(s), DNS, FTP, telnet, SSH, etc.
vi.    Knowledge of Security threats such as DDoS, Phishing, Malware, etc.
vii.    Experience with security tools and technologies including Intrusion Detection & Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS), Firewalls, Endpoint Security technologies such as Antivirus tools.
viii.    Experience in any of the following programming language is required: Python, Perl, Shell scripting, C and Java.
ix.    Have experience with social cultural implications of Information Technology.
x.    A thorough knowledge of Honeypot technologies.
xi.    Experience working in the field of Systems Administration, IT Security, and Computer Networking as well Systems Analysis, design and development.
xii.    Possession of IT security certification such as CCNA/CCNP and GREM will be an added advantage

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