Security Engineer III

Categories Engineer
Salary Market Related
Location Western Cape
Job Information

Job Spec

Our Client in Cape Town requires a Security Engineer III  for a permanent role. The Security Engineer serves as a technical professional within the organization. As such, the Security Engineer does difficult technical tasks. The organization will depend on this person’s implementation experience. The Security Engineer is responsible for self-sufficiency.


  • Security related certifications – CISSP, CCSP
  • IT related B degree

Additional Requirements:

  • Professional Registration/Membership
  • Information Security Forums
  • ISC2



  • IT security experience (5-6 years)
  • IT experience in retail environment would be advantageous


  1. To implement the security policies and to ensure compliance on WEB Application Firewalls, Network Security Group (NSG’s) and Identity Access Management (IAM) within various Cloud Solutions
  • Assist IT security management (ISM) with the development and maintenance of security policies, procedures and technical standards
  • Implementation of security policies and procedures
  • Implementation of technical standards
  • Implementation of ISMS framework
  • Implementation of PCI-DSS standards
  • Implementation of POPI standards
  1. To remediate security incidents and associated event handling
  • Monitor the network software and computing assets for proper security procedures and signs of compromise
  • SIEM – Incident and problem management
  • Remediation activities
  1. To ensure that security operational tasks are performed
  • Firewalls
  • Web Application Firewalls
  • SIEM
  • NSG’s
  • IAM
  • Vulnerability Scans
  • Anti-virus procedures
  • Patch management
  • Web content management
  • E-mail content management
  1. To participate in Organisation security projects
  • Assist teams with security requirements
  1. To perform security awareness training in various Cloud Solutions
  • To communicate security topics to all relevant users

Knowledge and Skills

  • Cisco/Fortinet/NetScaler security appliances would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of networking would be advantageous

Essential competencies:

  • Deciding and initiating action
  • Relating and networking
  • Planning and organising
  • Following instructions and procedures
  • Applying expertise and technology
  • Analysing
  • Learning and researching

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