Senior SIEM Engineer - Security Operations

Recruiter
Lloyds Banking Group
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
£55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
08 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Cyber Security landscape is rapidly evolving and attacks are increasing in number and sophistication, which demands for a more vigilant and proactive approach to securing our systems and information. The Security Operations team is responsible for the delivery of key services to protect Lloyds Banking Group against all emerging cyber threats. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a new Senior SIEM Engineer to join our SME community within the Security Operations team.

You'll be joining a fast-paced, agile team, who are leading the way in the IT Cyber Security industry. LBG are investing significantly in this field and you will responsible for the delivery of key services within the Security Operations team. You'll be expected to lead and shape the exploitation of our SIEM toolsets to enhance these services and have the opportunity to be actively involved in our new 2018/2019 2 year strategic Cyber Security Programme to improve the overall security posture of LBG.

As part of our commitment to your development you'll be encouraged to broaden your security industry knowledge by attending external events, conferences and training courses, which is all part of the investment you can expect as a subject matter expert in IT Security.

At Lloyds we process millions of online transactions every day with over 40% of the nation's domestic payments passing through our systems, this is a vital role in contributing to the safety of our customers when they use our products and services. As such we will expect you to have significant experience within a Security Operations role with a first rate understanding of Cyber Security industry related best practice.

Being a key role within our Security Operations team there is a requirement for a specific skill set. This means we'll need you to possess a first rate knowledge and understanding of various platforms and security tools and devices, extensive knowledge and expertise in any SIEM toolset with the ability to interpret use cases and configure threat monitoring rules. Combined with a deep understanding of technologies such as firewalls, proxies, IDS/IPS and scripting languages such as Python, Perl, Shell or VBA.

Diagnostic skills and an ability to analyse technical information from multiple sources will be essential and as you'll be working with a variety of teams and individuals it's also essential you have the ability to effectively communicate complex messages to stakeholders at all levels.

Whist not vital it would be beneficial if you held CISSP, CISM, GIAC, CEH or similar security related qualifications, had knowledge of framing Threat Intelligence issues, knowledge of developing and implementing Cyber Threat Detection and Hunting processes and procedures.

In return we'll provide a diverse and energising environment, genuine career progression opportunities and a comprehensive benefits package that includes an annual bonus, car allowance, share schemes, generous holidays pension and a flex package to suit your lifestyle. You'll also enjoy a culture at Lloyds that brings together smart, talented, people from diverse backgrounds that enjoy collaboration and innovation and flexible and agile working practices.

So if you have the skills and experience we are seeking we welcome your application.
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