Are you looking to get into cyber security? Then this role could be exactly what you're looking for!
F-Secure delivers research-led cyber security to defend organisations from real-world attacks and build resilience into their approach. Our people (Fellows) are a mix of technical and creative experts – diverse, talented, and passionate people – working to help us advance the industry with innovative thinking. They lead their own development, in and out of the office.
Our consulting team is growing, and we are looking for graduate-level consultants to join us in our Johannesburg office. As a consultant, you will have the opportunity to work with our clients on a variety of projects ranging from securing web/mobile applications and the underlying on-premises or cloud infrastructure, to assisting with incident response efforts. The role does not require any previous experience in cyber security but rather a passion and eagerness to learn. In your first few months you will receive training and the opportunity to work with more experienced consultants, to enable you to get up and running.
F-Secure has a commitment to research and we encourage our team to push the boundaries of what is possible! Based on your skillset and inclination, a percentage of your time will be dedicated to conducting research to ensure your skills remain relevant in the fast-paced world of security. This time can be used to investigate new software, hardware or protocols; or develop new tooling to support delivery of our services. Where appropriate, you will share your research outcomes internally and/or with the world on our labs page - https://labs.f-secure.com.
To be successful at F-Secure and help our clients with their challenges you'll need the following:
What you will get from us
We will invest in your development and help you grow in your chosen areas of interest within cyber security.
You will get:
Over 1,700 amazing colleagues in nearly 30 offices
Possibility to protect the world
Work with best of class experts who care
Relaxed, open and fun working environment
68+ of nationalities
Global with the spirit of a small company
You can’t design culture!
The F-Secure team is diverse, fluid, fun-loving, and full of energy. It’s our job to preserve that, so we’ve made it our business to help individuals traverse from passion to passion, from specialism to specialism, from the flavor of today to tomorrow’s. We move with their needs, and help them build Pathways, always focusing on the things that make them happy in and beyond of the office.
See yourself here? Bring your best self and apply now.
1988F-Secure established under the name Data Fellows
1992First public hysteria about a computer virus
2002First Antivirus for mobile phones
2004F‑Secure Labs launches first antivirus industry blog
2009F‑Secure’s next step into the cloud
2015F-Secure aims to become the leading European cyber security company
2018MWR InfoSecurity joins F-Secure