Position Summary

EE position: Yes
Brand: Clicks Group


We are on the hunt for a talented Intermediate Developer to join our team, you will need to have a good understanding of Security Principle’s and be extremely passionate about growing in the Security space. This role is based in our CT head office.

Job description


To take ownership of IT operational security duties and provide day-to-day support to the Information Security Officer, including:
·        Administer and maintain operational security solutions and processes towards continuous improvement of the overall IT security posture
·        Automate repetitive workflows with scripts and toolsets
·        Research, develop, and recommend information security policies, procedures, standards, and safeguards to protect sensitive data and enable secure data transmission and storage
·        Document and implement security hardening baselines for internal and external IT systems and compliance monitoring
·        Administer and manage identity access governance toolset, and initiate and follow up on user access certification review campaigns
·        Enhance and monitor SIEM alerts, investigate and resolve incidents
·        Develop and assist in threat intelligence initiatives
·        Collaborate with teams/business to consult around security solutions for applications
·        Identify, investigate and resolve threat intelligence, security, access and authentication issues escalated by staff and other users
·        Keep abreast of and share details of new and ongoing information security issues, threats, remediation/mitigation steps and latest technologies
·        Document technical issues identified during security assessments and practical recommendations for resolution. Proactively identify and mitigate against information security risks or incidents
·        Drive awareness of vendors / 3rd parties compliance requirements to information security standards, and ensure adherence thereof
·        Generate regular IT security reports structured to provide information about statistics and trends as required by the Information Security Officer
·        Implement IT security projects, deploy new security tools using DevOps approach to achieve tasks and objectives, and conduct research work as needed
·        Maintain PCI DSS and audit compliance requirements
·        Share workload with IT Security analysts to meet call SLA requirements, and automate manual IT security workflows where appropriate


Minimum requirements


Qualifications and Experience:
  • Relevant IT Security Certification (CISSP, OSCP, CEH, Security , Linux, CISA, etc.)
  • Demonstrable Linux and scripting/programming experience
  • At least 2 years IT related experience
  • At least 1 year IT security related experience
Skills, Abilities and Job Related Knowledge:
  • Demonstrable general IT experience
  • Understanding of information security principles
  • Working knowledge of heterogeneous operating system platforms
  • Proficient in at least one programming or scripting language (Linux shell scripting, Windows Powershell scripting, Python, Perl, Java, etc.)
  • Understanding of information security assessments, tools, and industry standards
  • Passionate about IT Security
  • Analyses
  • Planning and Organising
  • Report Writing
  • Results Driven
  • Deciding and Initiating Action
  • Learning and Researching
  • Presenting and communicating
Why Clicks;
We look for customer-obsessed people with a “can do” attitude, that are professional and passionate about their Careers.
Clicks Groups employee value proposition focuses on people, passion and opportunities. We care about and contribute to the well-being of people, the environment and communities, while the group’s growth strategy provides our people with unlimited opportunities.
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