Internet of Things (IoT) Consultant Job in Kenya

               

Internet of Things (IoT) Consultant

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with start-ups, corporates, universities and government agencies to develop projects and platforms and create new IoT data marketplaces and innovation testbeds
  • Develop complex analytical solutions that meet our clients’ needs in innovative ways
  • Develop comprehensive materials for internal training, marketing and sales in relation to the M2M/IoT solution topic, based on in-depth understanding of industry trends and roadmap evolution of the end-to-end solution.
  • Identify potential use cases of M2M. Develop the corresponding business case models and take the lead in communication with customer.
  • Adopt emerging technological trends (such as predictive analytics, business analytics, or machine learning) and come up with unconventional solutions
  • Identify business requirements, conduct blueprint workshops, develop functional and technical design documents, prototype and test solutions, train users, and define support procedures
  • Create “thought ware” and “point-of-view” documents related to the Internet of Things

Skills

  • Experience investigating possible attack scenarios by interpreting the code review findings, attack paths, and providing analysis of results
  • Tracking and reporting compliance to product security requirements throughout software or hardware development lifecycle
  • Experience developing innovative solutions to address security weaknesses
  • Demonstrated improvements on methodologies, toolsets, and offerings through independent or collaborative development work
  • Experience performing Application Security Assessment work (threat modeling, design reviews, vulnerability, penetration tests, wireless/RF security) for at least the past year strongly preferred
  • Tracking and reporting compliance to product security requirements throughout software or hardware development lifecycle
  • Experience with Reverse Engineering hardware or software
  • Ability to identify, describe, and report vulnerabilities and standard remediation activities, to include clear demonstration of risk to clients through post-exploitation activities
  • Experience with ARM/FPGA/MIPS/etc., (embedded microprocessors), Linux/RTOS or other embedded OSs
  • Familiarity with security-related topics such as authentication, entitlements, identity management, data protection, data leakage prevention, validation checking, encryption, hashing, principle of least privilege, software attack methods, and data storage
  • Familiarity with JTAG/SPI/other-bus-communication/Onchip Debuggers
  • Demonstrated knowledge of coding standings and security requirements (NIST, ISO, OWASP, SEI CERT, MS Secure Coding Standards)
  • Knowledge of Internet of Things, Network of Things, Bluetooth Low Energy, RF, RFID, Software Defined Radio (SDR), USRP, Secure Source Code Review
  • Strong programming skills (Linux, Java, .NET, C/C++, Assembly, etc.) desired but not required
  • Experience mentoring and advising junior staff

Education Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or other related discipline (e.g. MIS, CIS) required
  • A solid understanding if IoT and network infrastructure, combined with a thorough business acumen in areas such as telecoms, internet services, business models and operator strategies.
  • At least 3+ years in a related field, preferably in professional services and/or industry
  • Experience performing Application Security Assessment work (threat modeling, design reviews, vulnerability, penetration tests, wireless/RF security) for at least the past year strongly preferred
  • Certifications including OSCP, OSCE, GIAC, CISSP, HCISSP, SANS 600 or 700 level course work are strongly preferred

Considering the uniqueness of some these roles, we encourage all nationalities from across the globe to apply.

Our client is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you fill you a suitable for the above role(s), please send your updated CV to mcvoi@peopleedgeconsulting.co.ke not later than 24th March 2020



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Kenya
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Updated: March 20, 2020 — 8:02 pm