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Senior Security Engineer (Autonomy to do cool security things!)

  • Job reference: 43299
  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Start date: Not specified
  • Contact: Not specified
  • Sector: Information and Cyber Security
  • Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Package

Senior Security Engineer - Edinburgh

Fancy working with like-minded people passionate about bleeding edge innovation within security? Well I'm currently partnered with a household tech brand that encourages members of the team to take complete autonomy to revolutionise the company's capability within tech and security.

This industry leading org that has technology at its core, has over 80m customers use its product per month, and prides itself on its uniquie product that has unlocked an entire industry for its customers.

This is a key role safeguarding the businesses computer networks and systems. The individual will plan and carry out security measures to monitor and protect sensitive data and systems from cyber-attacks across the business. Whether engineering a system to address a technical security hurdle, protecting our customer's data, or consulting on a wide range of security topics, you are empowered to engage and lead cross-functionally.

The org are building some exceptional security tooling, allowing their engineers to ship changes quickly in a secure way. They are automating processes in AWS, the build and deployment pipeline.

How you'll do it:

  • Develop automation and utilise frameworks to scale both protection and mitigation tools
  • Responding to security incidents, and proactively consider how to prevent the same type of incidents from occurring in the future.
  • Coordinate cohesive responses to security events that involve multiple teams across the organisation.
  • Build security utilities and tools for internal use that enable the team to operate at high speed and wide scale.
  • Evaluate the impact to the organisation of current security trends, advisories, publications, and academic research

Key Skills:

  • SIEM / Vulnerability Management
  • Security Engineering
  • Cloud Architecture (AWS etc)
  • Security Tooling
  • Endpoint Protection
  • Intrusion Detection

If this is of interest to you or someone in your network, please apply or contact me directly at

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