Network and Security Specialist at a top fintech company

In line with our growth strategy propelled by our various innovative products and ownership of different technologies, we seek to recruit talented individuals who are seeking a long-term career with our organization for a period not less than 3 years, to fill the position below:

Job Title: Network and Security Specialist
Location: Victoria Island, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description:

  • A B.Sc or B.Eng from a reputable Institution
  • An Industry recognized qualification- CCNA & CCNP qualification, MCP,CISM, Comptia Security, ITIL Foundation V3
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in network and security administration

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Ensure Network Connectivity to POS
  • Ensure network connectivity to Banks
  • Cleaning and tuning of desktops, laptops and printers of users
  • Ensure all Network devices and systems are PCIDSS compliant as required
  • Ensure Internet access connectivity for transaction and email processing is efficient.
  • Ensure all anti-virus database is updated frequently as required
  • Ensure that WAN link to DR site is optimal
  • Ensure that all security and communications devices are optimal, functioning with latest patches and firmware.
  • Ensure business continuity and strategic planning on DR site availability
  • Execute information security strategy to proactively identify risk and drive remediation
  • Ensure that all physical and logical controls that govern the data centre are adhered to
  • Ensure efficient and timely deployment of fixes/patches
  • Ensure that all critical security patches (OS and Database) on all servers are up-to-date and tested before applying to the production servers.
  • Ensure that all warning and critical event logs are reviewed using the solarwinds application and escalated to the responsible unit
  • Ensure that all servers have antivirus software and the signatures are up-to-date
  • Ensure that enterprise storage and server firmware is regularly updated to ensure availability and integrity of data
  • Maintain an up-to-date understanding of emerging cyber threats facing e-payment institutions.
  • Act as point of contact for managing and delivering various vulnerability and remediation reports.
  • Build effective relationships with key stakeholders who support IT Infrastructure, applications, processes and operations.

Application Closing Date
5th April, 2022

Method of Application:
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online