Security Engineer

Computer Network Defence Ltd
St Albans
£30,000 - £39,999, £40,000 - £49,999, £50,000 - £59,999
29 Nov 2017
15 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Role: Security Engineer

Type: Permanent

Location: Hertfordshire

Salary: £Competitive

CND are partnering a household British retail brand who are looking to bring on board a Security Engineer responsible for the monitoring and support of their security platforms and tools. This is an opportunity to join a growing team and be an integral part of a Cyber Security function which continually protects the data and systems of a large organisation. This will require an individual who can comfortably work as part of a team in a collaborative environment where self-development is encouraged.

At his company you will work with the latest technologies whilst developing professionally and taking ownership of the Security Engineering function; growing with this team from the ground up.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Monitor and support their security platforms and tools so they continually protect their data and systems
  • Implement enterprise security products across email security, data loss prevention and end-point security products
  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to ensure effective security platform and tooling management
  • Work with SOC Analysts in incident investigation
  • Use your knowledge of security technologies to recommend the best ways to enhance their defences
  • Ensure the availability and continuity of services
  • Designing the expansion and replacement of the network
  • Implementing network technical design
  • Managing the existing infrastructure
  • Improving the network by identifying and eliminating Single Points of Failure (SPoFs), adding dynamic fault tolerance and registering risks and providing solutions.
  • Fault finding pro actively by auditing sections of the network and applications that interact with and within the network.

Essential Skills:

· Experience in security engineering and tooling within a large, complex organisation across email security, data loss prevention and end-point security products

· Experience with proactive log reviews, alerting and reporting

· The expertise to configure, manage and support security products and tools, and evaluate new and emerging products

· A sound knowledge of IT security best practice, common attack types and detection / prevention methods.

· Experience working with SIEM tools

· Ability to communicate technical solutions to both technical and non-technical audience