Senior Cyber Security Engineer

McGregor Boyall Associates Ltd
£50000.00 - £65000.00 pa + Benefits
06 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Cyber Security Engineer- HLD, LLSDs, Network Security, Firewalls, PKI, RSA, HSMs, CISSP, CISCO- Permanent- Manchester I am working with a leading financial services client who are looking for a Senior Cyber Security Engineer to join the team as they look to work on new cyber security and cryptographic solutions. You will be in a hybrid role spanning high level designs in the enterprise architecture team and strategic planning divisions, as well as providing subject matter expertise in low level design production and detailed technical plans to implement cyber security and cryptography solutions. The person who takes on this role MUST have extensive experience in cryptography and other security technologies, as these will be core, mandatory skills in the role. ESSENTIAL SKILLS: - An extensive background working in security engineering and cryptography based roles - Relevant industry qualifications such as CISSP, CCNP, SCYBER or similar - Previous experience working with multi-vendor firewalls including CISCO ASA, Checkpoint, Juniper, Palo Alto and Fortigate, and configuring firewall solutions into multi-layer security solutions - Solid grasp of red team cyber security concepts through previous employment including work on threat detection, incident response, penetration testing and malware hunting - Strong cryptographic knowledge including HSM configuration, RSA implementation and PKI design - Solid understanding of using Linux and Unix technologies to automate security protocols - Understanding of a wider range of supporting tools which can be used in LLSDs including VMWare, NetApp and Chef KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: - Act a senior level bridge between teams, ensuring that there is a shared and aligned vision between the enterprise architecture and strategy, and the technical design teams - Provide subject matter expertise to the architecture team to influence cyber security and cryptography strategy - Ensure that proposed development of security strategy takes advantage of existing designs and patterns in the business and technical landscape - Provide expertise in technical planning and documentation production of LLSDs, justifying use cases for certain security or cryptography technologies in solutions design - Coordinate and manage the implementation and embedding of new LLSDs, ensuring that projects run on time and in budget - Take a leading role in the development of cryptographic solutions within the business, particularly around RSA algorithm design, HSM configurations, and PKI strategy and technical planning - Manage stakeholder relationships and raise any gaps in the existing security domains and cryptography strategy, making recommendations of how to develop new solutions to minimize business risk Senior Cyber Security Engineer- HLD, LLSDs, Network Security, Firewalls, PKI, RSA, HSMs, CISSP, CISCO- Permanent- Manchester McGregor Boyall is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
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