Senior Cyber Security Engineer - Northampton

  • Job Reference: sw/cybseceng/north
  • Date Posted: 25 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Eutopia Solutions Ltd
  • Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Excellent Benefits
  • Sector: All Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

SENIOR CYBER SECURITY ENGINEER, £50,000 - £60,000, plus Excellent Benefits. Based in Northamptonshire.

An exciting opportunity has arisen within this unique organisation to hold a senior position as the Senior Cyber Security Engineer within the IT Security team.

The SENIOR CYBER SECURITY ENGINEER will lead the development of technical cyber security defences and processes, to provide effective protection and response, helping protect the businesses information and information systems from unauthorised access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification or destruction, through the implementation of properly managed security solutions, and continued application of effective security controls.

Acting as the SME in defining, implementing, maintaining, and ensuring consistency of end-to-end information security solutions.

KEY SKILLS & BACKGROUND

  • Relevant experience in a similar role within IT / Information Security
  • Demonstrable ability of delivering continuous improvement relating to cyber security
  • Experience of technical project ownership and delivery
  • Excellent analysis skills to monitor and evaluate IT security events
  • Team leadership experience

Advanced knowledge and hands on experience with:

  • Incident management,
  • Log management
  • System administration
  • Firewall management
  • Intrusion prevention and detection
  • Identity management
  • Web filtering
  • Experience or knowledge of IT security incident management (including investigation, detection, analysis and eradication)
  • Ability to demonstrate initiative by suggesting modifications to existing tools or technologies
  • Knowledge or experience of ISO27001 and other frameworks, such as PCI-DSS, ISO27005 and ISO22301.

ABOUT THE COMPANY

This institution delivers IT to 15,000 users and is an industry leader in terms of its innovation and creativity. This is an incredible opportunity to join a prestigious organisation with ambitious plans and to play a key part in delivering their IT strategy. In return, the company offer a competitive salary and a generous benefits package including 33days+ annual leave, a 12% annual pension contribution, a genuine work/life balance and a positive approach to upskilling their employees.

If you are skilled in any of the above and wish to take advantage of this amazing opportunity within a highly reputable organisation, then please don't hesitate to get in touch!

Eutopia Solutions Ltd ("Eutopia") is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Eutopia is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from any suitably qualified and eligible candidates.