Cyber Security FPC Engineer

United Kingdom
03 Oct 2017
04 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Cyber Security FPC Engineer

Job Description

Leonardo MW is looking to recruit Systems Engineers based in Belgium full time. The successful candidates will be working in a customer facing environment, whose primary objective is to support and maintain existing cyber protection capabilities.

The role requires candidates with an excellent working knowledge of network and systems infrastructure technologies to support, maintain and develop complex I.T systems.

The successful candidate will be a member of a specialised engineering team that is responsible for the ongoing systems support, upgrade and improvement.

The successful candidate must have a strong all round technical ability. The need to work independently and proactively is vital.

Key Responsibility Areas

  • System support and maintenance with the goal of retaining service continuity
  • Provide specialist technical support in a customer facing role, where the customers are experts in their respective fields so in depth knowledge of SOC operations is vital.
  • Work with event analysts to understand their current product / analytical requirements and devise suitable solutions, whilst considering system sustainability and associated costs.

Skills, Qualifications and Knowledge

  • Strong all round Linux CLI administration and configuration
  • Networking experience (VPN, firewalls, routing and switching)
  • Strong understanding and interest in network protocols alongside the ability to troubleshoot network / system problems at a very low level (packet level)
  • Experience within an enterprise SOC environment
  • SIEM experience (either as an end user or tools manager)

Ad vantageous:

  • Experience of automation tooling / scripting such as Puppet / Python / Perl
  • Experience of cyber security tools such as Nessus, SourceFire, Cisco, Palo Alto, RSA Netwitness, NetScout, Wireshark, Bluecoat Security Analytics, IDS/IPS, ArcSight, Splunk, LogRhythm.
  • Existing security clearance (SC, DV)
  • Previous experience of working within secure / isolated / air gapped environments.

P ersonal Attributes:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to manage workload in pressurised environments, whilst balancing time and quality.
  • Personable and flexible, willing to work in a highly focused and demanding environment
  • Highly motivated, with the aptitude to learn new skills
  • Comfortable working in mainland Europe 100% of the time.

Int rinsic Factors

  • Ability to manage workload for themselves and the team in pressurised environments to Time, Quality and Standards
  • Security clearances to SC minimum
  • Ability to undertake International Assignment
  • Aptitude to learn new skills
  • Primarily an office-based project role using a variety of equipment including display screen equipment
  • Travel will be required in mainland UK and Europe
  • Successful candidates with be expected to undertake a period of International Assignment.

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