Senior ICT Support Engineer (Security & Linux)

Cape Town, South Africa
Posted 2 months ago

Our client  a leader in the technology solutions space  is looking for an experienced 
Senior ICT Support Engineer (Security & Linux)  to join their Cape Town Team.

This is a senior position, you will be part of the ICT team to service the ICT requirements of the organization as a whole as well as the ICT related needs of the respective development programmes.


-Reporting/support/ provide input on ICT projects

-Maintenace and support for Open Source Platforms/tools and Linux Servers

– Maintenace and support for IPS, IDS and UTM systems

-Threat/attack/ransomeware/organized crime  response


-Server installation, configuration and upgrade advice

-Support ICT Governance Initiatives

-Use of Nexus Repository and Nexus Lifecycle


-IT Certifications /Qualifications (Must be relevant)


-CentOS & Redhat

– Linux ( 5+ years)

-Security/ Firewalling ( 5+ years)

-Fortigate UTM/ Mikrotik firewall experience


-Optimization and capacity planning 

-Knowledge of all OSI layers ( networking fundemantals)

-LAN/VLAN/VOIP/WAN and Wireless

-Traffic management and Firewalling

-backup Products e.g Weeam backup/ Repicant and Backup Exec

-SAN Storage environment Administration



-Ethical hacking/ IT Security Assessment

-Security related certification

-Microsoft Active Directory Environments

-Cyber Security assessment, Cybercrime countermeasures and Penetration testing

-Microsoft Exchange Server Environments


-Monitoring solutions

-Automation/ Deployment

-Cobit/ITIL/ISO 27001

Please get in touch for further details on this position.

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Job CategoryInfrastructure and support, Network and Cyber Security

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