IT Security Specialist

Does the idea of keeping the integrity of your IT environment safe from outside threats excite you? A leading fintech services operator in Malta is seeking to recruit an IT Security Specialist. Do you want to be the force behind the success of your employer? Ceek would love to hear from you.


What is expected of you?

  • Establish communication with technical teams and business units to learn about the company's environment, attack surface, and IT risk posture
  • Report on the IT risks which the company is facing
  • Conduct routine internal and external vulnerability scans on the hosting environment and key systems, and file tickets with the appropriate teams for remediation
  • Conduct security reviews for new or significant application updates
  • Comment on new efforts and projects from a security standpoint
  • Examining malware report alerts, e-mail quarantine, and other security controls are all part of the monitoring of security controls
  • Perform penetration testing jobs as needed on occasion
  • Liaise with security auditors and regulators as required
  • Keep abreast of new threats and share your knowledge during an annual information security awareness training session


What are you expected to bring?

  • An Information Technology related degree or equivalent.
  • 2+ years working in an information security position.
  • Familiar with the PCI DSS and other relevant standards.
  • Good knowledge of the OWASP top ten application security risks and ways to protect against them.
  • Awareness of vulnerabilities affecting common Internet protocols and ways to mitigate these risks.   
  • Security certifications such as CISA, CISSP or OSCP will be considered an asset


What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive Salary
  • All the latest tech you need
  • Medical insurance
  • Yearly budget to learn new skills/attend seminars/events