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Salary: Market Related
Location:
Cape Town

Software Security Engineer Team Lead

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ENVIRONMENT:

My client, a leading online retailer requires a Software Security Engineering Team Lead.

 

 

DUTIES:

  • Managing, mentoring, and coaching members of the team
  • Executing on projects, delivering on commitments
  • Running and coordinating Red Team scenarios
  • Architecting and implementing technical solutions to support defensive security
  • Mentoring and coaching security within the organization
  • Deploying, operating, and monitoring SIEM, IPS/IDS
  • Responding to Security Incidents
  • Expanding security auditing and monitoring capabilities
  • Developing custom applications to monitor red flag situations
  • Working with DevOps to secure the platform, hardening servers, networks, Kubernetes
  • Working with Application teams to secure code, consulting on implementations
  • Working with Infrastructure to secure the physical environments (office networks, etc)
  • Hardening servers, and building security into the platform
  • Developing automation so we can focus on the hard problems
  • Developing glue code to extend or integrate systems

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Works well with people, and is passionate about helping people be their best
  • Is a team player, an active listener, mentor, and able to communicate well
  • Shows solid reasoning and decision making, with the ability to work under pressure
  • Is passionate about technology and security
  • Is curious, always learning, and keeping up to date with the industry
  • Has either a Degree in Computer Science, or Industry experience
  • Has experience in ethical hacking
  • Has experience with defensive systems (SIEM, IDS/IPS, Canaries, Fail2Ban, etc)
  • Has a solid understanding of Networking (TCP, UDP, IP, nmap, wireshark, etc)
  • Has experience with Linux administration (Processes, Networking, Disks, Security)
  • Has experience with a configuration management system (Puppet, Chef, Ansible)

Top candidates will be strong in the above, but also bring some of the following to the table:

  • Can write code (we use Python)
  • Experience with Kafka, Apache Beam, Apache Metron, Apache Spark
  • Experience with Google Cloud, or another cloud provider
  • Experience with Kubernetes, Docker (or containers in general)
  • Experience with Build Systems (Jenkins, Gitlab, Spinnaker)
  • Experience with security frameworks such as NIST

 

While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.

 

 

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