Security Systems Senior Engineer Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Position: Senior Engineer – Security Systems
Location: Nairobi

Job Brief: We are looking for a capable system security engineer, who enjoys security work and possesses both deep and wide expertise in the security space.

You will make things more secure by advising and leading our engineers in developing tailor made solutions within the East African Market. 
You will ensure that team develops comprehensive electronic security solutions across a wide range of security parameters – from access control and intrusion control to surveillance and monitoring.


Engineer, implement and monitor security measures for the protection of computer systems, networks and information
  • Identify and define system security requirements
  • Design system security architecture and develop detailed security designs
  • Prepare and document standard operating procedures and protocols
  • Configure and troubleshoot security infrastructure devices
  • Develop technical solutions and new security tools to help mitigate security vulnerabilities and automate repeatable tasks
  • Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of the systems recommended to the customers and gathering feedback for better planning.
  • Managing the engineering team inclusive but not limited to performance management, planning for work schedules & recruitments.
  • Proven ability to plan and manage a team
  • Excellent Knowledge in performance management and appraisal
  • Project management and project reporting skills
  • Managing client technical expectations and information in liaison with sales & Marketing department
  • Proven working experience in building and maintaining security system
  • Detailed technical knowledge of database and operating system security
  • Hands on experience in security systems, including ,intrusion detection systems, biometric systems, access control systems, surveillance systems
  • Experience with network technologies is an added advantage
  • Thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols both local and at international level
  • Problem solving skills and ability to work under pressure
  • BS degree in Computer Science or related field
  • IT Skills
  • Risk Assessment Skills
  • Business development Skills (Added Advantage)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical or engineering field.
  • Work experience in Electronic Security Systems, and at least 3 years management experience preferably within East African.
  • Must have a valid driving license & Open to travel.
  • Good command of English & Swahili.
If you meet the requirements above please CLICK HERE to apply online

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