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Senior Cyber Security Engineer

  • Location:

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Security Consulting, Cloud Security

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50000 to £70000

  • Contact:

    James Price

  • Contact email:

    j.price@locke-mccloud.com

  • Contact phone:

    0203 854 2230

  • Published:

    23 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-25

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Senior Cyber Security Engineer – Remote – £50k – £70k

Are you a Security Engineer looking for your next opportunity?

Locke & McCloud are working with a world leading insurance company to help find a motivated Security Engineer to help support the cyber security strategy and initiatives of the business

If you are looking to develop both your technical and operational skills, then this is not one to miss out on!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support the cyber security strategy and security initiatives as directed by CISO, including the reporting and improvement of key Security Metrics throughout the organization.

  • Work with security colleagues to manage the day-to-day operation of the company’s security product suites: antimalware, EDR, vulnerability scanners, firewalls, and others with a focus on practically improving the security posture and maturity of the organisation.

  • Existing security toolset reviews and improvements. Includes policy tuning and reviews of newer products.

  • Assist with automation of security tasks via SOAR platform.

  • Collaborate with Managed Security Service Provider (who action first line support tickets and manages SIEM security engineering) on responses to support tickets, SIEM log source management and any additional requests as they appear.

  • Work with other members of Security Team on initiatives, projects, investigations, and other tasks as they occur. Assisting with the delivery of Security projects will be a Key point of accountability

  • Collaborate closely with Infrastructure Team on security initiatives, projects and technical work, including vulnerability management, pen test remediation and improving security posture.

  • Serve as a Technical SME, Scribe, or Incident Response Deputy during Incidents and Incident response training.

Skills Required

  • Experience using Microsoft Defender is essential

  • Experience using Nessus is Essential

  • SIEM, Next Gen Firewalls, vulnerability scanning and remediation, Endpoint Detection and Response and Anti-Virus applications are required.

  • Previous infrastructure support experience with Active Directory/Windows environments required.

  • Responding to cyber incidents and management of incident lifecycle required.

  • Experience working with cloud security (AWS, Azure) is desirable.

  • Experience with scripting tools, e.g., Python or Powershell are a plus

Salary

£50,000 – £70,000 + Benefits

If you’re interested, please apply now!