CAREER

DataSixth is constantly looking for candidates that can constantly push boundaries and nurture innovation. We are focused on people and we are always on the lookout for right people to join our expanding team of professionals. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to expand and apply your skills in ways you never thought possible. And you’ll have fun doing it. Join a company of individuals with hopes, plans and passions, all using and developing our talents for good, at work and in life. If you are a self-motivated creative thinker who is known for getting things done, you may be a good fit for our team. DataSixth embraces diversity and looks forward to hearing from those capable of solving some very complex information security problems. DataSixth is currently looking for qualified individuals that can function within the following roles:

SECURITY ANALYST – LEVEL 1
Level: Experienced Compensation: DOE
Location: Lagos & travel within Africa Academic Requirement: University Educated
Travel Requirement: Significant Job ID: DataSixth_SAL1_01_07

JOB DESCRIPTION:

As a Junior Security Analyst you will work as part of DataSixth Information Security Consulting team and within support delivery teams to ensure that information security risks are managed effectively, and prevent security issues from hindering delivery. You will advise on proportionate approaches to security in an agile delivery environment and help products to be delivered by advising teams and the business on risk management. Through mentoring and working closely with a technical architect and security experts, the job-holder will gain experience and broaden their knowledge, progressing to independent working.A degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related academic discipline is preferred, and/or 1 – 2 years relevant work experience. A certificate in a related discipline such as IT Security, Networking, System Administration, DevOps, and/or Programming/Scripting is a plus.

SOFT SKILLS

  • Professional demeanour and strong work ethic
  • Strong written communication skills including the ability to develop process documentation or guidelines for technical staff
  • Strong verbal communication and collaboration skills including the ability to work with both technical and non-technical customers/peers to research and resolve problems
  • Ability to apply critical thinking and logic to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems
  • Ability to maintain composure under pressure and work calmly during an emergency
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and schedules
  • Genuine passion for Information Security
  • Consultative skills and ability to analyze complex issues for impact and alternative solutions, making logical decisions based on overall project objectives.
  • Ability to quickly adapt and master new technology and Good written/communication (English)
  • Ability to provide input to constantly improve our products and services to add value for our customers and shareholders
  • Must be willing to travel across Africa within short notice, to deliver professional services to our customers

 TECHNICAL SKILLS

  • Proper working knowledge on SIEM platforms like RSA Security Analytics/HP ArcSight/IBM QRadar/RSA envision Elastic ELK.
  • Experience in integrating the log sources with Splunk/ RSA Security Analytics / HP ArcSight / IBM QRadar, RSA envision, Elastic ELK and Splunk platforms.
  • Experience in the design and development of security use-cases.
  • Simulate the log sources and test the security use-cases in test environment.
  • Aptitude for troubleshooting basic network, Windows/*nix connectivity
  • Experience on requirements gathering and use case development on Splunk/ RSA Security Analytics/ HP ArcSight/ IBM QRadar, RSA envision platforms or similar solutions.
  • Strong understanding of Networking fundamentals, traffic and operating systems (Windows & Unix/Linux).
  • IT Security domain experience; preferably in data analytics or security analytics, hands on experience on Network/Servers Log management, Vulnerability Analysis & IAM.
  • Scripting skill set (Bash, Python, Ruby, Perl, Powershell) will be considered a plus
  • Current FW or windows or *nix or any IT security certifications would be a distinct advantage
  • Working closely with Level 2 & Level 3 team towards the continuous improvement of the service

 BENEFITS

  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Be a part of an amazing culture and help innovate the future
  • Rapidly growing company with opportunities for career growth

To Apply

Please submit your resume and a cover letter indicating the position for which you are applying to:careers@datasiem.co.uk. We will contact you if your qualifications meet with our criteria.

 

SIEM PROFESSIONAL SERVICES CONSULTANT
Level: Experienced Compensation: DOE
Location: Lagos & travel within Africa Academic Requirement: University Educated
Travel Requirement: Significant Job ID: DataSixth_PSL1_01_07

JOB DESCRIPTION:

As aprofessional services consultant you will work as part of DataSixth Information Security Consulting practice and within support delivery teams to ensure that information security risks are managed effectively, and prevent security issues from hindering delivery. You will advise on proportionate approaches to security in an agile delivery environment and help products to be delivered by advising teams and the business on risk management. Through mentoring and working closely with a technical architect and security experts, the job-holder will gain experience and broaden their knowledge, progressing to independent working.A degree/Masters in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related academic discipline is preferred, and/or 3 – 5 years relevant work experience. A certificate in a related discipline such as IT Security, Networking, System Administration, DevOps, and/or Programming/Scripting is a plus.

 SOFT SKILLS

  • Professional demeanor and strong work ethic
  • Strong written communication skills including the ability to develop process documentation or guidelines for technical staff
  • Strong verbal communication and collaboration skills including the ability to work with both technical and non-technical customers/peers to research and resolve problems
  • Ability to apply critical thinking and logic to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems
  • Ability to maintain composure under pressure and work calmly during an emergency
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and schedules
  • Genuine passion for Information Security
  • Consultative skills and ability to analyze complex issues for impact and alternative solutions, making logical decisions based on overall project objectives.
  • Ability to quickly adapt and master new technology and Good written/communication (English)
  • Ability to provide input to constantly improve our products and services to add value for our customers and shareholders
  • Must be willing to travel across Africa within short notice, to deliver professional services to our customers

TECHNICAL SKILLS

  • Proper working knowledge on SIEM platforms like Splunk/HP ArcSight/IBM QRadar/RSA envision/Elastic ELK.
  • Strong Knowledge and troubleshooting of SIEM technologies such as Qradar, ArcSight, RSA Envision, Elastic ELK stack etc.
  • Use strong TCP/IP networking skills to perform network troubleshooting to isolate and diagnose common network problems
  • Resolve problems independently and understand escalation procedure
  • Interface with onsite / clients to understand the quality aspects and expectations, as needed
  • Collaborate effectively with local team members and offshore staff to create best practice processes
  • Proven Knowledge and expertise in SIEM administration tasks including troubleshooting of various SIEM components
  • Knowledge and experience in security products such as Firewalls, DLP, and next gen devices is added plus
  • Experience in event monitoring, correlation, event analysis, investigate and remediation of security events.
  • Experience in Designing and implementing Security Incident Management Process
  • Good knowledge of Various security Technologies
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP protocols and analysis
  • Responsible to Create rules, filters, active channels, queries, trends and all other informational content based on use cases
  • Responsible to Develop, implement, maintain and execute standard content development practices for SIEM Platform
  • Relevant professional experience including working knowledge or high level awareness of the following technologies:
    • Log Management and SIEM (e.g. Splunk, Elastic ELK stack, IBM QRadar, HP ArcSight, etc.) installation, troubleshooting, etc.
    • Firewalls (e.g. PaloAlto Networks, Checkpoint, Cisco ASA, Juniper SSG, PFSense, etc.)
    • Routers (e.g. Cisco, Juniper, etc.) troubleshooting, etc.
    • Network Analysis Tools (e.g. Netwitness, Wireshark, etc.)
    • System Analysis and Forensic Tools (e.g. FTK, EnCase, etc.)
    • Endpoint Security (e.g. Bit9, Carbon Black, Symantec, McAfee, Forefront, etc.) troubleshooting, etc.
    • Windows Management (e.g. WSUS, SCCM, SCOM, Active Directory, Group Policy Objects, etc.) troubleshooting
    • Vulnerability Management (e.g. NeXpose, Tenable Nessus, etc.)
    • Penetration Testing Tools (e.g. Metasploit, Backtrack, Kali, etc.)
    • Operating Systems (e.g. Windows Server 2008/2012, CentOS Linux, OSX, etc.)
    • Enterprise Microsoft Solutions (e.g. Exchange, Sharepoint, Lync, etc.)
    • Regulatory Regimes (e.g. ISO27K, SSAE16, HIPPA, PCI, FISMA, etc.)
    • Internet Policy Enforcement, Web Content Filtering, Database Activity Monitoring (DAM), Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Identity and Access Management (IAM) solutions
    • CISSP / CISA / CEH / ECSA / CHFI / GCIH / GIAC, including Platform Certifications (Microsoft, Linux, Solaris, etc) or other information security certifications is required.
  • Responsible to Tune correlation rules and event data quality to maximize SIEM system efficiency for our SIEM customers.

BENEFITS

  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Be a part of an amazing culture and help innovate the future
  • Rapidly growing company with opportunities for career growth

Start building your career in the fastest growing and most highly sought after Information Security skillset in the workforce today.

To Apply

Please submit your resume and a cover letter indicating the position for which you are applying to:careers@datasiem.co.uk.We will contact you if your qualifications meet with our criteria.