Infosec Security Administrator - DigiOutsource, Century City

  • Century City
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: IT, Technology
  • Posted by DigiOutsource on Tuesday, March 10, 2020
  • Reference: R2008
  • Apply before Saturday, May 9, 2020 - 41 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: DigiOutsource

The Department: InfoSec

We value our information and take every means possible to protect it, which is why our highly skilled and focused InfoSec team employ 'best-in-class' technologies to analyse network traffic and alert the business to potential indicators of compromise. Furthermore, we develop in-house scripts to create our own unique data protection engine that monitors and actively prevents both data leakage and virus infection.


Purpose of the Role:

We are looking for a determined, focused and self-motivated inquisitive individual to join our InfoSec Team. You will be required to provide administrative, technical and analytical support to meet the needs of the organization reporting to the InfoSec Manager.


Duties include, but not limited to:

  • Excellent understanding and practice of core security monitoring and response services process, technology, governance; including attack detection, vulnerability management, security incident management and threat intelligence/hunting.
  • Daily administration of Corporate Data Loss Prevention (DLP) technologies.
  • Daily administration of Web Filtering and End Point Security Services (EDR/XDR).
  • Perform Penetration testing and security assessments (Nessus/OpenVAS/Qualys).
  • Working towards legislative and regulatory compliance, following the PoPI/GDPR/PCI DSS/ISO27001/CIS guidelines and sound Information Security Management System (ISMS) practises. 
  • Excellent understanding of security risk identification, assessment and remediation.
  • Ongoing documentation and maintenance of new (and existing) security products and services in a SharePoint knowledgebase.
  • Maintaining a daily events/incidents log(s).
  • Responsible for application portfolio management.
  • Available on call for any problems with related systems after hours.
  • Working closely with Network Security Specialist(s) to ensure redundancy of duties.
  • Proven experience in maintaining the Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability of key and critical systems. Making recommendations to improve operational effectiveness and efficiencies.


This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities. The job holder may be required to complete any other reasonable duties in order to achieve business objectives.

Candidate Requirements

Essential Criteria:

  • Demonstrates consistent behavior aligned to the Organizational Culture
  • CISSP qualification ( in good standing ) 
  • EDR / Threat Hunting
  • Palo Alto/ASA Firewall experience
  • Data Loss Prevention experience
  • Knowledge and experience on Windows 7, Windows 10, Palo Alto, Forcepoint, Scripting/PowerShell, Elastic Search/ELK, EDR, CASBY.
  • Solid Knowledge of IT operating systems and networking concepts. (Windows and Linux)


Desirable Criteria:

  • CEH – Certified Ethical Hacker
  • Acute awareness of key information security principles and practices.


Person Specifications:

  • Adaptability
  • Building Relationships
  • Business Awareness
  • Customer Focus
  • Continuous Renewal
  • Decision Making
  • Facilitating Change
  • Gaining Commitment
  • Information Monitoring
  • Initiating Action
  • Optimising Diversity
  • Ownership
  • Planning & Organising
  • Stress Tolerance
  • Team Orientation
  • Technical Knowledge
  • Tenacity
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About DigiOutsource

Our Company

DigiOutsource is more than just a company. We're a global technology and e-commerce leader with over 20 years' worth of experience in the business. From our state-of-the-art offices situated in Cape Town, we manage and support operations, tech development, and customer service for a large international online gaming group based in Europe. We are supported by our sister company in Cape Town, DigiOutbound, and London office, Digi-International. We are an enterprise operating with a start-up mentality – things do not move slowly here!

Our People, Culture, and Values

We are fortunate to host an impressive mix of 41 different nationalities from all over the world. This rare attribute has created a unique environment for our people, bringing exposure to multiple cultures, skills, and experiences uncommon to a South African-based business.

We ensure a supportive environment, access to leading-edge technologies, and commitment to social awareness & equity.

We believe that charity begins at home. Our in-house coffee bar donates a percentage of coffee sales to a chosen charity, and each month our DigiOutreach committee supports a charity in need.

Why work for us

We’re early adopters of cutting-edge tech, using the latest tools across multi-platforms. Our potential is limitless, our future is primed – and we’re ready to lead the way with you!