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Development Security Operations Specialist

  • Location:

    United Kingdom

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  • Contact:

    Madison Brookes

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  • Contact phone:

    0203 854 2230

  • Published:

    27 days ago

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DevSecOps Specialist – London hybrid - £80,000 - £95,000 + Bonus + Benefits

Locke & McCloud are looking for an experienced DevSecOps specialist to join our clients growing but established Security Engineering team. As a DevSecOps Specialist, you will play a critical role in integrating security into all aspects of our clients development and operations workflows. You will work closely with development, operations, and security teams to design, implement, and maintain secure cloud-based solutions.

Our client is looking for people who have hands-on experience with cloud platforms such as AWS or Azure, expertise in security architecture, and proficiency in scripting to automate security processes.

Main responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with development and operations teams to integrate security best practices into the SDLC and CI/CD pipelines.

  • Design, implement, and maintain secure cloud architectures on platforms such as AWS or Azure.

  • Develop and implement security controls and configurations for cloud services, including IAM, network security, and encryption.

  • Automate security processes and workflows using scripting languages such as Python, PowerShell, and Java.

  • Conduct security assessments and vulnerability scans of cloud-based systems and applications, and implement remediation measures.

  • Monitor and analyse security logs and alerts from cloud services and respond to security incidents.

  • Develop and maintain security documentation, including policies, procedures, and standards related to cloud security.

  • Stay current with emerging threats and vulnerabilities in cloud environments and recommend security enhancements and mitigations.

To be considered for this role, you should have:

  • Must have prior experience in Security Engineering, ideally with a DevSecOps focus.

  • Hands-on experience with cloud platforms such as AWS or Azure.

  • Strong understanding of security principles, standards, and best practices, with expertise in security architecture.

  • Proficiency in scripting languages such as Python, PowerShell, or Java scripting.

  • Experience with IaC tools such as Terraform or CloudFormation is a plus.

  • Familiarity with containerisation technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes.

Alongside a super exciting opportunity to join an established but growing security team that will support your personal and career goals, our client offers a great benefit package that includes a bonus scheme, generous annual leave, training and development budgets, a pension scheme, private healthcare, flexible working, and more!