Cyber Security Analyst – Security, Technology and Engineering at Access Bank

    Posted 8 months ago

    Job Roles

    • First line of defense for complicated IT systems. Take proactive role in the architecture, design, implantation and support of security focused resources to ensure safe operations

    Functions and Responsibilities

    • Maintains the security of IT systems to prevent data breaches, keeping information safe from hackers, viruses, and other potential problems.
    • Identify, collect and Analyze data logs and perform risk assessments to find out which parts of the system have been compromised and where the dangers lie.
    • Testing and retesting of new Software and Hardware systems, in order to be sure they’re up to date and secure against possible dangers.
    • Documenting information security plans and policies.
    • Implement Network Intrusion Detection systems and supports backup programs.
    • Performs security system updates on a regular basis.
    • Take assessments and findings to generate reports and documenting outcomes.
    • Brainstorms on technical products used to facilitate cybercrime investigations and safety initiatives.
    • Provide support and maintenance on existing application.
    • Provide security assessments of anything from a physical security system to a web application.
    • Implement logical protections to protect the organization’s sensitive Information
    • Identify and define system security requirements
    • Document standard operating procedures and protocols.

    Job Requirements

    • A good first degree in any discipline, preferably in Computer Science, Cyber Security and Information Technology.


    • Minimum of 3 -5 years in banking / Information Technology institution with experience in Information Security and a strong knowledge of Windows/Linux, database and virtualized/physical server environments


    • CCSA, CCSE, CCSP, CEH, Window Azure Security, Window Servers, IT certification and other security professional qualification will be an added advantage


    • Experience with network security, network technologies, system security and network monitoring tools.
    • Hands on experience in security systems, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, DDOS solutions, authentication systems, log management, content filtering, SIEM, vulnerability-scanning, web gateway, proxy appliances, NAC, and antivirus tools etc.
    • Experience in building and maintaining security systems
    • Proven work experience as a system security engineer or information security engineer
    • Thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols.
    • Detailed technical knowledge of database and operating system security.
    • Excellent Communications skills to enable rapport to be built with Stakeholders and colleagues
    • Ability to present both in the written form and orally and adapt communication style to the audience
    • Familiarity with web related technologies (Web applications, Web Services, Service Oriented Architectures) and of network/web related protocols
    • Superior breadth of experience in network administration and information security.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Access Bank on to apply

    Job Features


    3 - 5 years

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