Security Architect

Administrator IT ~ Developers IT ~ Support IT ~ Security
JHB North

Security Architect
R1 000 000 CTC p/a and below depends on qualifications and experience
 1.  Duties and Responsibilities
  • Provide 3rd line support to users with information security related enquiries within the SLA time frame.
  • Overseeing and providing advance support on open issues (E.g., customer logged tickets, incidents, projects, etc.)
  • Assist in incident response for any breaches, intrusions, or theft.
  • Coach and guide team members regarding security activities.
  • Assist the end-user, and IT in requesting security variances and implementation of subsequent configuration change requests.
2.  Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree/National Diploma in IT or equivalent IT related Degree/Diploma
  • ITIL & COBIT mandatory
  • Cybersecurity certification: ISO 27001, CRISC, CISSP & CEH highly recommended.
  • Minimum 8 years Cybersecurity related experience
  • Experience in security architecture methodologies, tools, and enablers
  • Hands-on experience with implementation and monitoring of various IT security solutions.
  • Excellent understanding of IT operational processes and controls including projects deployment.
  • Excellent understanding of regulatory requirements facing the IT environment (PCI, DSS, POPIA, GDPR)
  • Must be persuasive and be able to communicate cybersecurity related concepts to a broad range of technical and non-technical staff.
  • Be able to map business needs to technology solutions.
  • Solid understanding of security risks and preventative controls.
  • Understanding laaS/PaaS/SaaS security deployments; native cloud security tools; CASB/CSPM/CWPP capabilities.
3.  Knowledge
  • Security Frameworks, Standards, and best practices:
        • ISO 27001 and ISAE 3402 SOC 2
        • PCI DSS
        • NIST SP 800-53
        • CIS or DISA benchmarks
        • Microsoft Cloud Adoption framework
        • Microsoft Cybersecurity Reference Architecture
        • Familiar with security architecture methodologies and frameworks (e.g., SABSA, TOGAF E-OSA0
        • Experience in multiple domains of cybersecurity.
        • Be open-minded to new ways of doing things
        • Recognise subject matter expert.
Should you not hear from us within 1 Month, consider your application unsuccessful.
(Subject: Specialist: Security Architect)