Network Security and Infrastructure Specialist Job in Kenya

Network Security and Infrastructure Specialist

Job Responsibilities:

Network and Software Administration.

Monitor network and software performance and provide lasting solutions to network issues and timely reports for continued stability. Such include:

Operating Systems

User Activity Monitoring Software in the Data Room (DMS) and its related servers.

Personalization Systems

Ensuring peak security of the different network segments including production.

Ensure secure transfer of files within and without the network.

Client Data Management.

Facilitate secure transfer of client data through the company’s IT Infrastructure.

Management of Data Processing teams and systems:

Data Management System in the Data Room

Cheque Management System.

Digital Printing Software/Systems such as Domino (Layouts, Formats etc).

Digital Print Room.

Verifying PIN and Serial Detail and Formats

Advise the management on strategies for improving client data security.

Information Security Management.

Ensure Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Plans are in Place.

Review and or develop information security policies and procedures.

Ensure compliance with the changing laws and applicable regulations.

Make sure that cyber security policies and procedures are communicated to all personnel and that compliance is enforced.

Document and Implement controls as per The organization’s certifications

Risk Management.

Ensuring that IT Risk Management Related Activities are handled as appropriate. This includes but is not limited to:

Penetration Tests.

Fraud Tests.

Data Theft issues

User Management, System Support and Access Control

Review and pre-approve user addition or deletion.

Manage CCTV and other access control systems.

ERP / CRM / Financial Applications Support

Qualifications, Qualities and Experience:


Minimum – Bachelor’s degree in Information technology

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)

Cisco Certified Network Associate CCNA would be an added advantage


At least 7 Years work experience in similar role

Exposure to Information Security Standards (ISO 27001 & ISO 9001)

Experience in the banking sector is an added advantage


Demonstrated experience with Windows 2012 and Windows 2016 Servers.

Demonstrated experience with Microsoft SQL Server.

Demonstrated experience in Virtualization Technologies (VMware vCenter Server)

Ability to create scripts in Python, Perl, or other language

Knowledge of information security controls and standards such as ISO 27001 etc

Communication skills

Digital skills

Flexibility/ Adaptability

Interpersonal Skills

Planning/ Organization Skills

Problem solving skills

Result orientation

Self confidence/Resilience

Team work

How to Apply