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IT Security Specialist / Database Administrator

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This is a very exciting opportunity for an IT Security Professional / Database Administrator within our DLP team with Oracle Data Vault experience.
  • Ability to identify specific data types within databases
  • Know the requirements for data masking and how to implement masking
  • Ability to conduct an analysis on non-compliant devices where certain security elements were not deployed
  • Ability to communicate and follow up on emails where there are actions or information required
  • Knowledge of Spirion and the capabilities for document labelling, discovery, retention and destruction policy application
  • Data loss prevention controls/policy and implementation
  • Guardium back end and front-end control in terms of user and server onboarding and analysis if there are servers that go down etc.
  • Knowledge on MAM and MDM
  • Worked with retention policies and has know how on retention and destruction control implementation across large amounts of data
  • Ability to identify gaps in systems within the scope and provide an analysis on improvement
  • Knowledge and understanding of POPIA requirements
  • Database activity monitoring skills
  • Onboarding of applications onto technologies incorporated within the organisation
  • Process drafting and updates
  • 5+ years of experience with large scale Database Activity Monitoring system Ability to perform design, installation,performance testing, patching, trouble shooting and daily operational support using the IBM Guardium DAM tool or similar.
Advantage will be given to candidates with the following skills:
  • A 3+ years hands-on experience using IBM Guardium version 10 database activity monitoring.
  • Provides hands on engineering and operational expertise for Guardium infrastructure, including both VM and physical appliances.
  • Proficient knowledge developing all forms of reporting, alerting and SEIM integration.
  • 4+ years working in a large scale IT organization. Ability to work within a formal Change Control system (planning, documenting, scheduling and implementing).
  • Employs detailed knowledge of major database platforms such as Oracle, SQL Server, DB2/UDB.
  • Employs detailed knowledge of major OS platforms such as Windows, Unix/Linux. Experience with z/OS Mainframe a plus.
  • Strong knowledge with Guardium policy rules development and implementation.
  • Strong knowledge with anomaly detection development and testing.
  • Knowledge of industry best practices for designing, implementing, and maintaining Guardium DAM tool.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a flexible work environment on a global team.
  • Familiarity with IT Regulations, PCI / Sarbanes-Oxley / Privacy laws.
  • Able to communicate / present technical details to a wide range of audiences.
  • Ability to work independently, leading meetings with application and development teams discovering and documenting detailed requirements.
  • Ability to plan, coordinate and implement Guardium agent installations during night time maintenance windows.
Package & Remuneration Will be discussed in interview.

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