Connecting Linkedin...


Information Security Engineer

Job Title: Information Security Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Malta
Salary: Attractive
Reference: 4380
Contact Name: Veronique Amaira
Job Published: October 30, 2018 14:25

Job Description

Established firm in tech based in Malta with offices worldwide is currently looking for an Information Security Engineer.


  • Performing regular penetration testing and vulnerability scanning activities
  • Implementing and managing ways to regularly scan for, find and fix security problems/vulnerabilities
  • Monitoring the current threat landscape and uncovering new vulnerabilities and risks and consequently reporting and mitigating them
  • Handling security alerts, events and security incidents including the corresponding analysis results
  • Performing security assessments of anything from a physical system to a complex web application
  • Assessing processes and audit systems to ensure and maintain compliance to PCI DSS and GDPR
  • Liaising with Internal and External auditors to carry out audits and identify areas of improvement
  • Efficiently manage multiple simultaneous projects
  • Develop and maintain security documentation, including policies and other project deliverables
  • Assisting in the information security awareness, training, and educational activities for all company personnel

Skills Required:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in the relevant technical field and/or specialised security certification
  • Information Security relevant certifications (e.g. CCNA Security, Security+, CISSP)
  • Experience working with multiple operating systems, with good level knowledge of Linux, UNIX and Windows
  • Strong background in host, network and application security
  • Advanced knowledge of TCP/IP networking, and network services such as DNS, SMTP, DHCP, etc.
  • Experience working with Firewalls, Intrusion Detection Systems, SIEM, Anti Malware solutions
  • Familiarity with EU General Data Protection regulation (GDPR)
  • Expertise with a scripting language to develop own tools as required
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills