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Vulnerability Analyst – Information Technology job – Market related salary – Cape Town, South Africa

  • Permanent
  • Cape Town
  • Jun 5, 2018

A global e-commerce leader in technology and online marketing have an exciting job opportunity for a Vulnerability Analyst to join their team in Cape Town. The Vulnerability Analyst will act as the focal point for all Vulnerability Management and best practice, security related, recommendations. If you have an aptitude to quickly learn new environments and technologies, this job could be perfect for you!

Your key job responsibilities as the Vulnerability Analyst in Cape Town:

  • Enhancement of systems Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability
  • Analyse vulnerabilities affecting environment
  • Collaborate with team leadership on targeting of vulnerability projects
  • Design tactical approaches to resolve pervasive vulnerabilities
  • Present approaches to team leadership
  • Resolve pervasive issues through scripting, configuration changes, etc.
  • Rollout designed remediation to affected areas of enterprise
  • Maintain a comprehensive list of all 3rd party software and manage vendor vulnerabilities as and when required
  • Act as SME of remediation for the enterprise
  • Act as an interface between INFOSEC and other teams including
  • Enterprise/Infrastructure and Architecture
  • Keep abreast of new technologies being considered/practiced
  • Taking responsibility for sharing knowledge of technology updates to the wider team
  • Identify and patch known and reported Vulnerabilities
  • Develop a one stop portal for all Vulnerability Security/Posture (Elastic Search/Splunk)

Requirements for this Vulnerability Analyst job in Cape Town:

  • 5 years Technical Experience with Vulnerability management and Windows operating systems
  • Microsoft MCSE or similar
  • Highly motivated, able to take ownership of tasks and see through completion
  • Perform well in critical situations
  • Must be organized and detail oriented
  • Ability to work well within a team, and contribute to the success of those they interact with regularly
  • Must be able to interface and coordinate work effectively with colleagues and vendors in global locations and time zones
  • Portray a positive attitude
  • Complies with company standards, policies and procedures and is recognized as a great representation of the team and company

If you meet the above requirements for this Vulnerability Analyst job in Cape Town, we would like to hear from you! Please send your CV through to cpt@initiateinternational.co.za. If you do not receive any feedback within 7 days of your application, please be advised that you were not successful in making the shortlist

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