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Information Security Engineer

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    £55000 - £65000 per annum

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    Ben Stallard

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Information Security Engineer

Role purpose

To develop the technology infrastructure to safeguard any privileged or proprietary information that the business possesses; to work with the Information Security Manager to provide guidance for the formation security needs

Role Responsibilities

  • Evaluate and securely configure systems in line with best security practices:
    • Endpoints;
    • Network security devices such as firewalls and switches;
    • Cloud environments e.g., Azure and Office 365;
    • Cyber security products and solutions e.g., Mobile Device Management (MDM) and anti-malware solutions;
    • Manage access control, endpoint, network, cloud and email security;
    • Develop security reports.
  • Pro-actively monitor and remediate security alerts.
  • Execute the investigation of security breaches or potential breaches and assist with disciplinary and legal matters associated with such violations.
  • Engage in promoting and refining the corporate security awareness and training program.
  • Prepare reports and management information regarding the state and effectiveness of security controls.
  • Understand potential and emerging information security threats, vulnerabilities, and communicate this information to appropriate team members throughout the company on a timely basis.
  • Maintain and contribute to comprehensive information security standards, policies, procedures, and guidelines.
  • Maintain awareness of security trends, technologies, legal and compliance requirements.
  • Engage and support outside consultants as appropriate for security audits.


  • Technical IT and cyber security skills, including endpoint, network and cloud
  • Broad technical experience of a range of cyber security products and solutions
  • Technical troubleshooting and engineering skills
  • Sound organisational skills and excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and collaborative approach to work
  • Able to 'own' technical tasks and challenges and see them through to a swift and complete conclusion
  • Experience of working within a regulated industry (such as insurance or banking) is desirable
  • Experience of working within a Cyber Essentials / IASME Gold / ISO27001 certified environment is desirable, but not essential

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