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Technical Security Engineer

  • Location:

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    SOC/SIEM, Cloudsicherheit

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40000 to £50000

  • Contact:

    Tom O'Reilly

  • Contact email:

    t.oreilly@locke-mccloud.com

  • Contact phone:

    0203 854 2230

  • Published:

    8 Monate her

  • Expiry date:

    2023-10-25

​Job Title: Technical Security Engineer

Location: Remote (UK-based)

Salary Range: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum


My client is seeking a skilled Security Engineer to join the team. This role is for a house-hold name client, and comes with an exception benefits package!

This is a remote position based in the UK, offering a competitive salary range of £40,000 - £50,000 per annum based on experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design and implement effective security measures and strategies.

  • Manage and maintain security tools and systems, including EDR (Endpoint Detection and Response) tools such as Carbon Black and Microsoft Defender.

  • Utilize SIEM (Security Information and Event Management) tools, specifically Splunk, to monitor and analyze security events and incidents.

  • Conduct security assessments and vulnerability scanning, and provide recommendations for remediation.

  • Respond to security incidents promptly, investigate root causes, and implement appropriate measures to prevent future occurrences.

  • Stay up to date with the latest security threats and trends, and proactively identify potential vulnerabilities.

  • Assist in the development and implementation of security policies, procedures, and standards.

  • Collaborate with other technical teams to ensure the security of cloud environments, particularly with AWS.

  • Develop and maintain security-related scripts and automation tools to enhance efficiency and effectiveness.

Requirements:

  • Solid experience with EDR tools such as Carbon Black and Microsoft Defender, including configuration, management, and incident response.

  • Proficiency in working with SIEM tools, especially Splunk, for log management, threat detection, and incident investigation.

  • Knowledge and experience with cloud platforms, preferably AWS, and understanding of cloud security best practices.

  • Strong understanding of network protocols, firewall technologies, and secure network design principles.

  • Familiarity with scripting languages (e.g., Python, PowerShell) for security automation and tool development.

  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to analyze complex technical issues.

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to effectively convey security concepts to technical and non-technical stakeholders.

  • Relevant industry certifications (e.g., CISSP, CEH) are highly desirable.

  • A proactive and self-motivated attitude, with the ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a team.


Apply now!