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Security Engineer (Symantec WSS)

Job Title: Security Engineer (Symantec WSS)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cardiff, Wales
Salary: Daily Rate
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3 month rolling
REF: FJS/LS/SymantecWSS_1549363360
Contact Name: Leanne Summers
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Security Engineer (Symantec WSS) - Cardiff - Contract

A global IT services company is searching for a Security Engineer (Symantec WSS) to join their team on a contract basis in Cardiff.


  • Review existing Internet Filtering solution in line with industry and vendor best practice
  • Propose and implement changes to the existing Internet Filtering solution to meet Information Security's requirements
  • Assist the wider Security Engineering team with the maintenance and configuration of Security Tooling

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Experience of managing and re-configuring an Internet Filtering solution.
  • Strong technical background with extensive knowledge of how Internet applications work and how they interact with Internet Filtering and the challenges this can cause
  • Excellent knowledge of Information Security principles
  • Keen attention to detail and excellent analytical skills.
  • Ability to actively manage workloads to meet business and department requirements.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work with IT and Information Security teams and the wider business.

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience of working within the Insurance / Financial sector and an understanding of the typical business processes involved together with the threat actors and their relevant tactics, techniques and procedures would be of significant advantage.
  • Working knowledge of firewalls, host based firewalling, HIDS/HIPS, email filtering or EDR would be advantageous
  • Technical Information Security Certifications such as CEH, CISSP, etc
  • Degree in an Information Security / Computing discipline

To apply, please send your CV to

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