Cyber Security Engineer

Recruiter
Datasource Computer Employment Limited
Location
Gloucestershire, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Jun 2019
Closes
28 Jun 2019
Ref
1180379465
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Cyber Security Engineer - Contract - Gloucestershire - £400 - £500 per day - DV Cleared

As a Technical Cyber Security Engineer you will provide expertise and consultancy in the technical security arena. This will include hardware & software configuration, hardening, testing, vulnerability identification and supporting remediation delivery and planning. There is an immediate requirement for an appropriate skilled professional to deploy, configure and provide system hardening to a McAfee SIEM Solution. You will additionally be required to provide consultancy and reporting back to key stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities for a Cyber Security Engineer:
  • Deploying, configuring and hardening McAfee SIEM appliances and systems in accordance with defined policy, security and business requirements
  • Software & hardware vulnerability testing - you will be expected to identify, test and remediate vulnerabilities within both hardware and software
  • Stakeholder management - You will provide testing reports and presentations to key stakeholders, including senior managers, on technical security/vulnerability assessments at both a technical and non-technical level
  • Proactive skill development and knowledge transfer - As part of this role you will be expected to knowledge transfer to the other members of the team

Skills / Experience:
  • Holds information security professional qualification which is recognised within UK Government e.g. CCP Security Architect or CISSP
  • Must have SIEM technical end-to-end experience, specifically configuring, maintaining and hardening. Desirable for the candidate to have industry experience in the McAfee SIEM Solution
  • Network and application vulnerability assessment, and security testing experience
  • Windows and Linux OS vulnerability assessment and security testing experience
  • Experience of vulnerability assessment testing tools such as Wireshark, Nessus, etc
  • Firewall/Gateway/Network boundary assessment experience for multiple vendors, such as: Cisco, Juniper, Microsoft, etc
  • Architecture Design interpretation to exploitation strategy skills
  • Good stakeholder management skills
  • Ability to work and communicate clearly with individuals of varying technical abilities

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You will be required to hold a minimum of DV Cleared. If you do not hold an active DV Cleared please familiarise yourself with the vetting process before applying.

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