Cyber Security Engineer


Company CyberHawk Com...
Industry International...
Category I.T.
Location Accra
Job Status Full-time
Salary GH¢ 
Education Bachelor̵...
Experience N/A
Job Expires Nov 07, 2021
Contact ...

Job Description

To assist in the implementation of cyber security projects, conduct cyber security assessment and present results to stakeholders.
  • Develops skills and Conduct vulnerabilities and penetrations testing
  • Conducts Gap Analysis  and Risk assessments after training has been given
  • Leads/participates in the investigation and validation of identified security incidents 
  • Assists in the response and resolution of security incidents 
  • Researches, builds and maintains an internal database on threat intelligence and vulnerabilities to aid in the analysis, resolution, remediation and reference of security incidents
  • Creates and maintains a number of Design documentation, including processes, and procedures before and after the implementation cyber security project.
  • Works with other departments / Clients on Cyber Security issues
  • Communicates technical issues to non-technical personnel
  • Generates and compiles periodic and situational reports on security incidents for management, clients and other stakeholders. 
  • Facilitates training at the end of cyber security project.

Required Skills or Experience


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Security,  Electrical Engineering or related Degree OR  Extensive working knowledge + certifications in Lieu of Degree.
  • Must have IT/Cyber Security Fundamentals, experience in the administration of Windows and Linux OS’s, and general databases knowledge, as well as general networking knowledge.
  • Desirable certifications like MCSA, CCNA, Linux+, Security+, CySA+,CISA, CISM, CEH, CHFI, CISSP, etc. 



  • Good working knowledge of basic mathematics
  • Good working knowledge of networking, TCP/IP and common services (like HTTP, SSH)
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills and a desire to tackle complex problems
  • Strong written ; verbal communication skills
  • Meets deadlines, deal with task responsibly and take ownership 


  • Working knowledge of OWASP TOP 10, PCI-DSS, ISO 27001
  • Able to communicate technical issues to non-technical personnel
  • Ability to exploit recognized vulnerabilities
  • Familiar with Kali Linux and assessment tools (Nmap, Metasploit, and DirBuster etc.)
  • Familiar with setting up configuring virtual environments (VMware)


  • Ability to plan, coordinate and follow up on work activities
  • Ability to work close with people at all levels
  • Ability to pay attention to details and execute assignment in strict timelines
  • Customer service oriented and willing to work for long hours


  • Communication- ability to articulate oneself clearly in both written and verbal English. 
  • Customer service oriented and willing to work for long hours
  • Must have a good attitude and a sense of humor.
  • Team player and passionate about work 
  • Self-motivated and organized
  • High degree of integrity, honesty, and reliability

How To Apply

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