Network Security Engineer at Airtel Nigeria

Airtel Nigeria

Job Description / Responsibility

The role will be charged with providing support to the Head, Network Security in ensuring Network Security in line with the Airtel Africa Information System Policy (AAISP) relating to Networks.

Ensure Compliance to Airtel Africa Information Security Policy (AAISP) as relates to Network:

Implementation, Compliance and Controls of Networks relating to AAISP and ISO standards

Partner Management:

To work with Network Managed Services partners to ensure their compliance to AAISP in regard to Airtel Business

Periodic audit of Network processes:

To work with all units in Network to ensure the readiness of the team at all times to external and internal audit queries

Deployment and maintenance of security operations systems:

To work with MPBN and IT SNOC to ensure assurance of their firewall rules

To work with Network Managed Service partner and Airtel internal team to ensure basic hardening standards per industry best practice is implemented across all systems

To work with Network Managed Service partners to carry out vulnerability scans and remediation of vulnerabilities before go live.

Security of Physical Asset:

Airtel network physical assets at MSC locations and data centres, working through Facilities of SCM

Physical cabling and device security within the core nodes working with MS partners and Networks Core team

Physical security of assets at sites, working through Operations team and Tower co-partners

Educational Requirements

    Bachelor of Engineering Degree in Telecom or Electronics or equivalent

Experience Requirements

    A minimum of 7 years or more of work experience in the Telecoms environment

Additional Job Requirements

    Certification in Security will be an advantage e.g. CISSP, CISM, OSCP

    Must understand telecom NMS and OSS

    Should have experience in GSM, WCDMA and LTE domains through telecom experience.

    Should understand Telecom billing and Revenue assurance activities

    Strong capabilities in Unix operating systems and programming languages e.g. Python, C++

    Strong problem solving and decision-making skills

    Ability to draw conclusions from complex technical data

    Strong analytical capabilities and troubleshooting

    Customer knowledge about internal as well as external customers and awareness of their situation and needs.

    General Process knowledge

    Business knowledge - to have knowledge in business and financial awareness to ensure understanding of the implications of revenues

    Team player

Company Information
Airtel Nigeria Address : Plot L2 Banana Island, Foreshore Estate, Ikoyi Lagos, Nigeria , LAGOS , NIGERIA Web : Website

Job Summary

Airtel Nigeria
  • Category : Engineering & Information Technology
  • Posted on : 29 Jul 2021
  • Job Type : Full Time
  • No. of Vacancies : 1
  • Employer : Airtel Nigeria
  • Experience : 0
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Location : Lagos
  • Application Deadline : 12 Aug 2021

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