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IT Security Engineer

  • Location:

    England

  • Sector:

    Security Engineering, Information Security

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Job functions:

    Security Engineer, Security

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £70000 per annum + + 10% bonus & package

  • Contact:

    William Sharp

  • Contact email:

    william.sharp@lafosse.com

  • Job ref:

    57248_1635266527

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-07

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

IT Security Engineer - Remote - Permanent

My client are currently looking for a technical security professional, who specialises in SecOps, Cloud, Infrastructure & Networking on a permanent basis.

Responsibilities;

  • Maintain and improve the security posture of cloud platforms such as Azure, M365.

  • Identify and assess risks while implementing security solutions.

  • Implement and configure security controls and policies, including threat protection and responding to security incident escalations

  • Provide cyber security expertise in the analysis, assessment, development, and evaluation of security solutions and architectures

  • Automate security controls, data, and processes to provide better metrics and operational support

  • Integrating vulnerability management systems, EDR and other monitoring solutions as being appropriate

  • Maintain, support, and advance the Corporate IT Infrastructure

  • Participate in Incident Response Planning initiative.

Skill Requirements;

  • Good experience in security systems٫ including firewalls٫ intrusion detection systems٫ anti-virus

  • software٫ authentication systems٫ log management٫ content filtering٫ etc

  • Proven experience with Azure/M365 (AWS is also desirable)

  • A deep understanding of networking, e.g., IP subnetting, Network Security Groups, routing, Azure Firewall, ExpressRoute, load balancer, DNS, DHCP, Group Policy, and Azure Access Policies.

  • Strong familiarity with cloud native tools in Azure, i.e., Azure Monitor, Log Analytics, Azure Security Center.

  • Experience in vulnerability scanning - defining and schedule scans against our external and internal assets and implementing the required remediation.

  • Experience in the integration and usage of a SOC / SIEM, including experience with Log Aggregators.

  • Experience in the creation and refinement of Azure cloud security, the scoping, and access polices

  • Experience in the defining and implementation of infrastructure patching standards and schedules.

  • Enterprise networks- LANs, WANs, vLANs and VPNs (virtual private networks)

  • Virtualization technologies - VMWare, VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure)

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing business, with technology at its core. The role is heavily remote, only requiring you in office 1 day per month (office in Cambridge). This role is paying up to £70,000 + 10% bonus & package.

If this role would be of interest to you or if you would like to discuss the role in more detail, then please apply to the advert or send your CV to william.sharp@lafosse.com and I will be in contact to give you more detail.