Cyber Security Analyst

The position of Cyber Security Analyst is responsible for performing independently security assessments of clients’ information technology systems.
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Orange Cyberdefense is Europe's leading cyber security services and solutions provider, and we are currently looking for a Cyber Security Analyst to join our team!

The position of Cyber Security Analyst is responsible for performing independently security assessments of clients’ information technology systems (including Internet, Intranet, Applications, Hosts, Firewalls, Mobile applications etc.) 

These assessments are conducted on a by-project basis, ranging between one and three weeks per project, and will occasionally be done at the client site, in the South Africa, United Kingdom, or abroad. This role is also required to conduct on-going research in the IT security arena and regularly assist in the sales process.

Your responsibilities as a Cyber Security Analyst will be:

  • Perform security reviews of architecture and application designs
  • Perform mobile, complex application, infrastructure, as well as social engineering assessments and penetration testing
  • Exploit vulnerabilities to gain access, and expand access to remote systems 
  • Document technical issues identified during security assessments
  • Assist with building, hardening, and maintaining systems used for penetration testing
  • Research cutting edge security topics and new attack vectors
  • Assist with pre-sales to prospective clients
  • Be a second trainer on multiple of the Orange Cyberdefense - SensePost team training course offerings
  • Communication of findings/innovations internally, to Orange Cyberdefense - SensePost team colleagues (via blog)
  • Work independently on projects
  • Mentor team members

You must hold the following experience and skills to join us as a Cyber Security Analyst:

  • You must have substantial and solid experience in information security, penetration testing, application security, bug hunting and red teaming
  • You will ideally have at the very least one of the following certifications; OSCP, CREST, OSCE, OSWP
  • You will understand manual penetration testing beyond running automated tools
  • You must have experience in developing custom scripts/tools for vulnerability scanning and identification
  • You must have an excellent networking knowledge, alongside Unix and Windows
  • You must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • You must have report writing experience and be able to communicate complex technical analyses into a language that non-technical stakeholders can understand

By joining one of the world’s leading cyber security companies as a Cyber Security Analyst, you will be offered a variety of benefits and perks that can be detailed on request.

This role is the perfect opportunity for someone who wants to excel within the cyber security industry!

Please send your CV now for immediate consideration.

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

We usually respond within a week

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8000 Cape Town Directions +27 12 460 0880

Pretoria

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0063 Pretoria Directions +27 12 460 0880

Why work for us?

  • Reputable Brand

    With over 25 years in the industry, we are experts in what we do. We have an international presence and yet local teams on hand to assist our customers.

  • Career Opportunities

    We work in an ever growing, ever changing industry... who knows where a role within Orange Cyberdefense, could take you in the future? We are a rapidly growing organisation meaning that new opportunities are being created all the time!

  • Unrivalled Training

    We provide an outstanding amount of training to both our technical and non-technical employees. How do you think we
    ended up being so good at what we do! We have our very own training suite set up in our HQ, enabling vendors to provide
    ongoing training to upskill our team.

  • Excellent Benefits

    We value the time, energy and effort that our employees put into their work every single day and ensure that they are compensated with an outstanding benefits package including a company
    pension, life insurance, private health insurance, discounted gym membership and more!

  • Rewards and incentives

    We believe in rewarding our people when they make an outstanding contribution to the success of the company. We have
    various internal incentives which could see you on an all-expenses paid trip to Las Vegas or even a £1,000 tax free bonus!

  • Team Days

    We spend more time at work than we do at home and recognise the importance of having time to socialise and get to know one another!

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