Business and Finance

Information Security Engineer at Arca Payments Company Limited

Arca Payments Company Limited was founded in 2016, with a clear vision to become Africa’s premier payment services platform, fostering Financial inclusion and innovation & actively shaping the future of Financial Services, throughout the region.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Information Security Engineer

Location: Nigeria

Job Objective

  • Working within the Information Security Operations team you will take an active role in the configuration and maintenance of a diverse range of security tools; be an advocate for Information Security across multiple business units and ensure that systems are compliant with internal and government security standards.
  • Monitor security tools to detect security events & incidents; Report and escalate any security breaches to the Information Technology Security Officer.
  • Operate vulnerability scanning and compliance tools to identify system weaknesses and liaise with other IT to co-ordinate remedial actions.
  • Monitor the changing threat landscape to identify and report emerging threats and issues; Assess the impact of emerging vulnerabilities and manage teams to co-ordinate appropriate remedial actions.
  • Enhance technical security process and procedures ensuring alignment to the corporate security policy.
  • Represent IT Security matters at technical and business forums;
  • Provide guidance and support to technical teams on security standards and industry best practice

Responsibilities are listed but not limited to the outline:

  • Monitor, assess and/or analyze multiple security log data from various heterogeneous security devices. This includes analysis of logs from:
    • SIEM
    • Firewall
    • Proxies
    • End-point malware protection
    • Servers and workstations
    • Other security technologies and devices
  • Provide Incident Response (IR) support when analysis confirms actionable incident.
  • Integrate and share information with relevant teams.
  • Drive innovation by analyzing and interpreting data to test and inform a new initiative or approach.
  • Accountable for successful completion of multiple, individual projects simultaneously.
  • Deliver threat and vulnerability analysis as well as security advisory services.
  • Analyze and respond to previously undisclosed software and hardware vulnerabilities
  • Investigate, document and report on information security issues and emerging trends.
  • Communicate effectively by contributing significantly to the development and delivery of a variety of written and visual documents for diverse audiences.
  • Other tasks and responsibilities as assigned.

Education & Qualifications

  • Knowledge of various security methodologies and processes, and technical security solutions (SIEM, firewall and intrusion detection systems).
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP Protocols, network analysis, and network/security applications.
  • Knowledge of common Internet protocols and applications.
  • Working knowledge of windows and linux Operating Systems.
  • Knowledge of standards associated with the role, e.g. ISO, CobiT, PCIDSS.

Professional Qualification:

  • Relevant industry recognized certification such as MCSE, CISA, CCNA, PCIP, PCI-ISA etc would be beneficial.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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