Job Description

We are looking for a dedicated and meticulous cyber security specialist to join our growing team. In the role you will operate independently and as part of a team to ensure our client’s software, hardware, and related components are protected from cyber-attacks. The job description will include developing security systems, analyzing current systems for vulnerabilities, and handling any and all cyber-attacks in an efficient and effective manner. Candidates should have strong IT skills and a deep understanding of cyber hacker methodology..

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Develop unique, effective security strategies for software systems, networks, data centers, and hardware
  • Implement/build-in security systems to software, hardware, and components
  • Research best ways to secure company-wide IT infrastructure
  • Build firewalls to protect network infrastructures
  • QA software and hardware for security vulnerabilities and risks
  • Monitor software for external intrusions, attacks, and hacks
  • Close off security vulnerability in the case of an attack
  • Identify cyber attackers, report to upper management, and cooperate with police or other legal forces to detain perpetrator
  • Work independently or as part of a team as needed

Qualification Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or STEM subject preferred
  • Completion of an internship/apprenticeship in cyber security a plus
  • Strong IT skills including knowledge on hardware, software, networks, and data centers
  • Thorough work ethic, attention to detail
  • Skills of perception and QA, ability to identify vulnerabilities and overall issues
  • Critical thinking skills, problem solving aptitude
  • Forensic approach to challenges
  • Ability to think like a hacker and anticipate hacker moves
  • Desire to self-educate on the ever-changing landscape of cyber hacking tactics
  • Experience in professional cyber security a plus