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Security Operations Analyst at Flutterwave

Filed in by on July 18, 2022 0 Comments
Full Time Jobs in Nigeria
Posted 2 years ago

Flutterwave was founded on the principle that every African must be able to participate and thrive in the global economy. To achieve this objective, we have built a trusted payment infrastructure that allows consumers and businesses (African and International) make and receive payments in a convenient border-less manner.


We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Security Operations Analyst

Location: Lekki, Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time
Department: Engineering – Information Security


About the Role

  • The team is looking for a Security Operations Analyst who will defend against cybersecurity incidents and identify, analyze, communicate and contain incidents as they occur.

What Your Day-to-Day Activities Will Be

  • To conduct network monitoring and intrusion detection analysis using various computer network defense tools, such as intrusion detection/prevention systems, firewalls, and host-based security systems
  • Conduct log-based and endpoint-based threat detection to detect and protect against threats coming from multiple sources
  • Deploy cloud-centric detection to detect threats related to cloud environments and services used by the organization
  • Correlate activity across assets (endpoint, network, apps) and environments (on-premises, cloud) to identify patterns of anomalous activity
  • Review alerts and data from sensors, and documents formal, technical incident reports
  • Work with threat intelligence and/or threat-hunting teams
  • Provide network subscribers with incident response support, including mitigating actions to contain activity and facilitating forensics analysis when necessary
  • Support the creation of business continuity/disaster recovery plans, including conducting disaster recovery tests, publishing test results, and making changes necessary to address deficiencies
  • Work with security information and event management (SIEM) to manage/tune the system, create/manage the detection content and actively watch for alerts
  • Correlate network, cloud, and endpoint activity across environments to identify attacks and unauthorized use
  • Research emerging threats and vulnerabilities to aid in the identification of incidents
  • Provide users with incident response support, including mitigating actions to contain activity and facilitating forensics analysis when necessary
  • Perform security standards testing against computers before implementation to ensure security

Required Competency and Skillset to be a Waver

  • B.Sc or MA in Computer Science, Information Security, Cybersecurity, or a related field
  • 4+ years of experience in IT audit, enterprise risk management, penetration tester, red team/incident responder, or as a junior security operations analyst.
  • 2+ years of experience with regulatory compliance and information security management frameworks (such as International Organization for Standardization [IS0] 27000, COBIT, National Institute of Standards and Technology [NIST] 800)
  • Experience working with error and solution tracking systems
  • Strong decision-making capabilities, with a proven ability to weigh the relative costs and benefits of potential actions and identify the most appropriate one
  • High degree of technical aptitude, knowing how hardware and software interact, and able to identify problems when they occur
  • Has good judgment and a sense of urgency, and has demonstrated commitment to high standards of ethics, regulatory compliance, customer service and business integrity
  • Strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to clearly articulate to all project members and stakeholders.
  • Highest ethical standards and values
  • Pays meticulous attention to detail.
  • Confident, energetic self-starter, with strong interpersonal skills
  • Instinctive and creative

    Desired, but not required:

    • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

    Application Closing Date
    Not Specified.

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

    Job Features

    Job CategoryComputer / Network & Hardware Engineering Support / Network Design and Security Jobs in Nigeria, Cyber Security Jobs in Nigeria

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