Information Security Engineer / Architect

Recruiter
Reed Business Information Limited
Location
Sutton, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 Jul 2019
Closes
01 Aug 2019
Ref
1191307525
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Information Security Systems Engineer / Security Architect - RBI - Sutton
The Role
  • We are seeking a Senior / Principal Information Security Systems Engineer / Security Architect to be based in our Sutton, South London office
  • You'll be working within a small, but geographically dispersed Information Security team, initially focusing on the designs for new - and the improvement and automation of existing working practices and toolsets
Key duties & responsibilities
  • Identify security design gaps in existing and proposed architectures and recommend changes or enhancements
  • Design and help implement security automation & orchestration
  • Provide consultation on designs and drive secure by design as a fundamental aspect of solution design
  • Reviewing configurations and Infrastructure as Code for security weaknesses
  • Promoting 'security is codified' as a key platform principle
  • Reviewing threat intelligence sources and perform threat hunting using existing / new internal tools
  • Acting as an SME for security related topics and issues for internal stakeholders
  • Helping manage security incidents & provide a response to identify, contain & resolve
  • Production of automated metrics to help drive the security strategy
  • Production of self-help guidance to allow technologists to make informed secure decisions
  • Mentoring and action as a role model for more junior members of the team
Essential skills and experience
  • Strong development/ scripting background (preferably PowerShell or Python)
  • An in-depth understanding of network, systems and application security
  • Analytical/ Inquisitive nature and intuition regarding what questions to ask, when, and their relative significance
  • Experience implementing industry best practice security standards in large organisations
  • Implementation of security tools, integrated with secure SDLC DevOps pipelines
  • Detailed knowledge across a broad range of security domains
  • Ability to identify emerging security threats
  • Solid project and time management skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
Desirable skills and experience
  • Professional Information Security certifications, such as CISSP
  • Experience with the Mitre ATT&CK Framework
  • Experience within DevSecOps
  • Experience with container/orchestration tools (Kubernetes, Docker, Puppet, etc)
  • Experience in CI/CD - Deployment pipeline experience (Jenkins, Ansible, Terraform)
  • Experience with different hosting technologies (AWS/ Azure/ On-premise)
  • Understanding of Windows and Linux infrastructure
  • Knowledge of virtual server environments and thin client
  • Working knowledge of GDPR
About RBI
Reed Business Information (RBI) use leading edge technology to deliver market leading information and online data services to business professionals worldwide. Customers have access to our high-value industry data, analytics, information and tools. Our strong global brands hold best-in-class positions across a wide range of industry sectors including banking, petrochemicals and aviation where we help customers make key strategic decisions every single day.
RBI people are driven by an environment focussed on innovation, real passion for our products, and teamwork, where working in an agile manner is par for the course. RBI is part of RELX, a FTSE100 global provider of data, information and solutions for professional customers; RELX has recently been ranked by Forbes as #53 in their Top-2000 Global Employers

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