Cyber Security Engineer
Durpro Workforce Solutions
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
Posted 11 February 2020

Job Details

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has become available for a suitably qualified and experienced Cyber Security Engineer in Durban.  The ideal candidate will be required to provide client security engineering services as well as Pre-Sales Support to Account Managers



  • Focus on Security related to Infrastructure provided by the company.  Work towards enhancing the security of infrastructure systems at our outsourced customer.
  • Reduce and manage and security related risks.
  • Ensure relevant Security measures are implemented and maintained on key systems deployed at outsourced customer. These include firewalls, VPNs, switches, wireless devices, Servers etc.
  • Keep up to date on all security related issues.
  • Use the Cybersecurity Assessment Report as a guideline to address best practices mitigation plan.
  • Action all findings (critical events / incidents) from relevant NOC / SOC / Firewall reports.
  • Ensure relevant security actions / investigations are executed in conjunction with the team.
  • Assist outsourced customer to implement infrastructure related portions of their security policy
  • Identify and assist with Security related projects and initiatives.
  • Work with our outsourced customer’s auditors on security related audit findings.
  • Identify any security risks and actions required to mitigate them.
  • Conduct internal security audits and regularly review any changes that may affect security.
  • Review relevant security LOGS (on an exception basis) and investigate and action relevant ones. (servers, firewalls etc.)



  • Relevant Information Technology Qualification
  • A minimum of two (2) years relevant work experience
  • Experience using vulnerability management tools, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, and responding to network/computer intrusions and supporting inquiries.
  • Knowledge of information systems security principles and methods, the requirements for certification and accreditation of systems testing and evaluation, and performance management methods.
  • Knowledge of test and assessment methods to evaluate security authentication technologies. Knowledge of standards like PCI, SOC2, ISO 27001.
  • Three (3+) years’ relevant work experience in a manufacturing company or as a security consultant / pre-sales engineer
  • Ability to create and execute security monitoring tool sets such as DLP, SIEM and Web Gateway, Cyber Protection.
  • Exposure to cyber security or SOC monitoring.
  • Ability to support an information security strategy that supports business needs
  • Understanding of the NIST Framework
  • Network, firewall and Microsoft skills
  • Industry recognized security certifications or various cybersecurity vendor product certifications


Should you not be contacted within 7 days, please consider your application as unsuccessful