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Senior Security Engineer - Peterborough - Permanent

Job Title: Senior Security Engineer - Peterborough - Permanent
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £20000 - £100000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: PP/P/SSE/FC_1563550569
Contact Name: Fred Cope
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Senior Security Engineer - Peterborough - Permanent

Permanent Senior Security Engineer required on a permanent basis to be based in Peterborough. Work for one of the largest and most well-known companies in the world and get exposed to cutting edge network equipment and next generation firewalls.
Learn new technologies, but also add value to the current team with your current security knowledge.

About the role:
As a Senior Security Engineer, it will be your responsibility to protect & maintain the confidentiality, integrity plus availability of the security portfolio's informational assets and systems.
The Security Operations team effectively delivers through the understanding, provision of guidance and monitoring, related to regulation, legislation, international standards and industry best practice for information security.
You will apply these practices on a daily basis through implementation of customer demands on various security appliances in a timely manner.

More about the role:

  • Implementation of Complex Business solutions containing various security elements, including Palo Alto / Cisco / F5 / Juniper.
  • In-life support of a vast Security portfolio including any day to day changes as requested by the customer.
  • In conjunction with Business Operations, own until resolution complex technical problems, making timely decisions to resolve these issues.
  • Respond to security incidents and breaches, conduct investigations, report results and recommend mitigation strategies.
  • Develop, implement and monitor security policies and security controls in accordance with recognised best practice and in line with ISO27001 and IL3.
  • Provide subject matter expertise to various parts of the business to ensure information security is embedded appropriately.
  • Identify security technologies and approaches; evaluate their value; make appropriate recommendations to customers and the business to help them make informed strategic decisions.

Relevant experience:

  • Proven experience in technical security issues.
  • A wide variety of experience can be considered.
  • Highly motivated with pace, energy and strong personal impact in a small dedicated team.
  • Highly effective analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Experience of working with the principles and controls surrounding ISO 27001, HMG SPF, 2-2-4.
  • Good understanding of principles of risk management Ability to deliver information security with a pragmatic business driven approach.

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