IT Security Engineer - Berkshire


IT Security Engineer

My client based in Berkshire is looking for an IT Security Engineer to join their team on an initial 6 month contract working within their Information Security function.

The successful Information Security Engineer will be responsible for analysing systems, applications and supporting infrastructure – as well as recommending / developing protective security measures and act as the interface between the business and other teams within the organisation.

Responsibilities will include:

* Information security vulnerability testing, evaluation and remediation
* Implementation and ongoing development of the use of a SIEM solution
* Technical compliance reviews
* Manage information security infrastructure technologies as required by projects and business as usual
* Keep information security infrastructure up to date with emerging threats and vulnerabilities
* Ensure that information security controls deployed within our infrastructure are effective at mitigating the identified security risks
* Work collaboratively with the wider information security team and other groups to ensure that all infrastructure and information security controls meet internal and external compliance requirements
* Coordinate technical risk management activities and update risk registers that underpin the Information Security Management System (ISMS)
* Develop and maintain appropriate technical information security documents and records
* Prepare and present information

Skills and Experience required:

* University degree or equivalent qualification in Information Technology, Information Security or related field, or relevant industry knowledge and experience
* Experience working in Information Technology with exposure to all aspects of business planning, system analysis and service management
* Experience specific to Information Security within a global business
* Appropriate industry certifications (e.g. CISSP, CompTIA Security+)
* Knowledge of risk assessment procedures, policy formation, authentication technologies and security attack pathologies
* Technically proficient in security-related hardware and software, forensics and other security systems, ideally experience with the NetIQ portfolio of security products
* Technical proficiency in broader areas of Information Technology, including networking, servers, desktops and mobile devices

If this IT Security Engineer 6 month contract role in Berkshire is the challenge for you then please apply with your latest CV and contact details.

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  • Consultant: Gabi Chapman
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