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Code for Africa

Security Evangelist

Nigeria

Flutterwave

Security Operations Analyst

Lagos, Nigeria

Fhi 360

Security Manager

Maiduguri, Nigeria

Flutterwave

Infrastructure Security Engineer

Lagos, Nigeria

Binance

Secops Lead

Lagos, Nigeria

Ajoke Group

Warehouse Officer

Lagos, Nigeria

Raedial Farms Limited

Chief Security Officer

Benin City, Nigeria

Save the Children Nigeria

Safety And Security Officer

Ogoja, Nigeria

Lekki Freeport Terminal

Assistant Security Manager

Lagos, Nigeria

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Sunrose Consulting Limited

Store Supervisor

Lagos, Nigeria

Closing: Jul 11, 2022

7 days remaining

Published: Jul 3, 2022 (1 day ago)

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Required: minimum requirements include:

  • A minimum of 3 years work experience, with 1+ years in a similar role.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent Engineering discipline.
  • A technical understanding of security controls, including but not limited to; data protection, user access management, and general application security.
  • A passion for helping vulnerable or at-risk users in the media or other civic watchdogs, specifically women in journalism and politics 
  • An ability to translate complex technical ideas to simple, easy to understand language for non-technical users
  • Experience developing user-facing content and comfortable presenting to different types of audiences, large and small.
  • Amazing verbal and written communication skills, with English as your primary work language
  • French and/or Arabic are highly desirable additional languages, alongside major indigenous African languages such as KiSwahili or Hausa

Preferred: candidates who are able to demonstrate the following will have an advantage:

  • Knowledge of modern software development and deployment tools (e.g. Python, Docker, etc.), and public cloud provider technologies (e.g. AWS, GCP, Azure, etc.).
  • A technical understanding of CDNs, DDoS, web caching, DNS and related technologies will be a major advantage.
  • Strategic thinking and great problem-solving skills.
  • Evidence of experience at successfully building and maintaining a wide array of relationships with both internal colleagues and external partners
  • Demonstrated experience of working effectively as part of a geographically distributed multicultural team will be an advantage


Responsibilities

Required: minimum requirements include:

  • A minimum of 3 years work experience, with 1+ years in a similar role.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent Engineering discipline.
  • A technical understanding of security controls, including but not limited to; data protection, user access management, and general application security.
  • A passion for helping vulnerable or at-risk users in the media or other civic watchdogs, specifically women in journalism and politics 
  • An ability to translate complex technical ideas to simple, easy to understand language for non-technical users
  • Experience developing user-facing content and comfortable presenting to different types of audiences, large and small.
  • Amazing verbal and written communication skills, with English as your primary work language
  • French and/or Arabic are highly desirable additional languages, alongside major indigenous African languages such as KiSwahili or Hausa

Preferred: candidates who are able to demonstrate the following will have an advantage:

  • Knowledge of modern software development and deployment tools (e.g. Python, Docker, etc.), and public cloud provider technologies (e.g. AWS, GCP, Azure, etc.).
  • A technical understanding of CDNs, DDoS, web caching, DNS and related technologies will be a major advantage.
  • Strategic thinking and great problem-solving skills.
  • Evidence of experience at successfully building and maintaining a wide array of relationships with both internal colleagues and external partners
  • Demonstrated experience of working effectively as part of a geographically distributed multicultural team will be an advantage


  • Establish a security standard that all technologies and solutions at CfA, managed by your fellow technologists, must be held against to ensure the online safety of both internal and external users.
  • Build a dynamic pan-African digital security community for the media and other civic watchdogs, based on peer-learning and peer-support.
  • Manage a virtual ‘hotline’ and support service for African newsrooms and/or journalists who need urgent help on digital security and investigative technology issues.
  • Develop and deliver a range of technical and non-technical presentations / webinars / classes to help impact digital security skills and investigative technology awareness.
  • Manage an onboarding and support service for newsrooms and/or journalists who adopt any CfA-endorsed technologies or digital solutions.
  • Identify events, organisations, and other approaches to build awareness of CfA security projects, tools, and technologies and to drive partner activation.
  • Develop metrics to measure success in raising awareness and activating partnerships, for progress tracking by the core CfA team and partners.
  • Provide ongoing support to regional CfA teams in their own outreach efforts.


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