Salary: Up to £35,000 based on experience
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a self-motivated former Service man or woman to join a leading Security Consultancy. As a Security Engineer, you will be involved in designing, building and operating a secure network infrastructure using the latest security technologies.
Our client is a premier Security Consultancy with a proven track record of delivering security services to a number of FTSE 100 companies. This fast growing company has ambitious plans to expand their market leading cyber security practice and are particularly looking to hire ex-military personnel to be part of their exciting growth strategy.
Engineering and deployment of organisation’s portfolio of technologies.
Maintain & develop secure infrastructure services on Windows & Linux Server estates.
Providing up-keep and monitoring of infrastructure systems to continue delivering high quality systems.
VMWare and Cloud infrastructure setup and support
Take responsibility for own training, learning and development activities.
Direct involvement with clients to gather requirements and deliver top quality service.
Knowledge of operating systems and networking fundamentals.
Practical and theoretical awareness about information security, data protection & big data analytics.
Knowledge of both the Unix and Windows operating systems; must be comfortable on the command line interface.
Basic programming and scripting skills
Work experience of network, systems administration and 1st/2nd line user support is bonus.
Experience of producing technical documentation and reports.
Personal projects in computer sciences domain are huge bonus.
Firewall, Snort/Sourcefire or Splunk experience
BSc (MSc preferred) in computer science, cyber-security or a related field including engineering, mathematics, and other STEM subjects - but relevant military experience will be accepted in lieu of a degree
Solid communication skills and expertise to translate technical jargon into business familiar language.
Ability to quickly explore, examine and understand complex problems and how these relate to the customer’s business.
Able to quickly understand and interpret customer problems and navigate complex organisations.
Strong listening and interpersonal skills.
Self-motivated and self-educating, yet willing and able to work collaboratively with both customers and fellow consultants.
Strong problem solving skills.
Well organised with a healthy sense of urgency, able to set; communicate; and meet aggressive deadlines with competing priorities.
Ability & flexibility to travel within Europe, Middle East and Africa up to 75% of time.