Senior Network Infrastructure Security Engineer - Tech Giant

Recruiter
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Location
London (West)
Salary
£60000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted
13 Oct 2016
Closes
21 Oct 2016
Sector
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Senior Network Infrastructure Security Engineer required with strong background in network security core disciplines such as vulnerability management, attack detection and log management, in-depth knowledge of network platforms, firewalls, Unix / Windows, IaaS and related security controls and approaches to securing corporate and production environments is required by tech giant in West London to define strategy and define and run security initiatives to continually improve security processes and technology. Skills required include strengths in the majority of : Broad experience of network infrastructure security core disciplines such as vulnerability management, attack detection and log management. Able to understand and articulate the value each of these brings to the security function to a wide audience; In-depth knowledge of networking and other platform components Strong knowledge of IaaS and related security controls Strong technical knowledge of UNIX and Windows In-depth experience in approaches to securing corporate and production infrastructure Technical expert who can define infrastructure security standards and hardening methodologies Expert in enterprise firewall technologies for corporate and production environments Ability to evaluate and select control technologies / methodologies and monitor their effectiveness Knowledge of IT Security best practices and standards (such as CIS, PCI DSS, etc.) The ability to design and engineer infrastructure security solutions Be able to work with architects, engineers and operations to develop secure solutions Experience selecting, designing and deploying network and host intrusion detection solutions Accountabilities: Provide security guidance, consultation and direction on key projects and initiatives Act as the security point of contact for key projects Provide and engineer security requirements into the operations and engineering functions Own and deliver pieces of work to design and engineer new security services, or enhancements to existing services In a consultative manner, plan, lead, and contribute to the implementation of security solutions, based on agreed designs. Act as a mentor for the wider information security function Support the infrastructure security manager Evaluate firewall rules and other change requests to assess organizational risk Assists with implementation of counter-measures or mitigating controls to known risks and threats Work with the wider technology teams to define infrastructure security standards and policies Create and drive adoption of infrastructure security standards and policies Participate in incident response and analysis when required Occasional travel within Europe to technical hubs This is role is providing internal consultancy and guidance / direction within a massive customer facing web and retail centric business so will and excellent chance to flex your security skills and soft skills working on a diverse range of projects / initiatives using cutting edge technology for world leading tech company. Opus Resourcing acts as an employment business in respect of contract positions. This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/66887353