Messaging Security Engineer

Harris Global
United Kingdom
11 Nov 2017
17 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Messaging Security Engineer, Malware, Phishing Harris global are recruiting on behalf of our client an industry leading organisation for an experienced Messaging security engineer This role will work closely with the wider security group to improve detection rates and ensure consistent levels of spam and malware protection. The successful applicant will be a subject matter expert and understand the evolving email threat landscape and assist in the gathering of intelligence. Responsibilities Design and deployment of anti-spam/phishing heuristics Threat analysis across all email based attack vectors Email traffic analysis and malicious activity detection Subject matter expert for Messaging Security to the business Report on latest threats and trends for internal and external communication Assist the Engineering teams with Back End administration related to security layers Identify and drive enhancements to security layers to maintain high levels of detection and customer satisfaction Maintenance of various Block/Allow Lists The successful Messaging Security Engineer will possess the following skills and experience: Experience working with spam and malware detection techniques Working knowledge of messaging (email traffic management) and routing Advanced ability to read and write Regular Expressions Experience and advanced understanding of email security technologies Understanding of SMTP, POP, TCP/IP, DNS Articulating technical data to non-technical audiences Experience in at least one Scripting language Working knowledge of Windows and Linux Desirable Skills Experience working at an ESP/ISP or in a SOC environment Prior experience working in SaaS environments Working knowledge of Shell scripting, repository management, PHP, MySQL, networking For more information and a full job description then please apply. Messaging Security Engineer, Malware, Phishing - provided by Dice DNS, LINUX, MYSQL, PHP, SAAS, SMTP, WINDOWS