Incident Response Engineer - Cape Town If The Matrix, Hackers and Swordfish are part of your top 3 movies we need to chat.
You''''ll need to have the following : Have a passion for cyber security and have some experience in investigating malware, cyber attacks or deep dive cyber security investigations.
Have excellent troubleshooting skills and experience, both on network and application levels. Linux experience. Have a broad understanding of IT systems.
We need you to : Respond to alerts triggered within the specialized systems and performing investigations to find potential malicious behavior.
This may include malware analysis. Providing clients with clear concise advise and recommendations when dealing with cybersecurity incidents particularly in terms of containment and remediation.
Performing pre-defined threat hunts to identify malicious behavior that may not be detected by pre-defined detectors / rules.
Build new threat hunt playbooks. Work with detection engineers to build new detectors / rules which can be implemented across the client environment or specific environments.
Manage investigations and liaise with clients to ensure any response is actioned appropriately and effectively. Please note the following : You need to live in Cape Town to be considered for the role.
You need to be a South African citizen. You need to have a clear criminal and credit record.