Opportunity awaits...

Cloud Security Engineer

  • £50,000 to £70,000pa
  • Hampshire, United Kingdom
  • Permanent
Are you ready to take on the challenge of securing the cloud for one of the most prestigious defence companies?

Do you envision yourself at the forefront of safeguarding critical systems against the ever-shifting landscape of cyber risks?

Can you rise to the challenge of orchestrating a flawless transition to Azure cloud, while upholding stringent compliance standards and minimizing risk?

About the Project:
This company is embarking on a ground-breaking project to migrate all operations from on-premise infrastructure to the Azure cloud environment. This transition involves handling sensitive data with the highest level of security and compliance, in line with stringent defence frameworks and standards.

Your Role and Responsibilities:
Implement robust security measures and protocols to safeguard our cloud infrastructure, ensuring compliance with defence frameworks and standards throughout the migration process.
Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to execute the migration from on-premise to Azure cloud, mitigating risks and ensuring the integrity and confidentiality of sensitive data.
Configure and manage Azure security services, including Azure Security Centre, Azure Sentinel, and Azure Active Directory.
Monitor security events and incidents in real-time using SIEM tools and other monitoring platforms.
Investigate security incidents, conduct root cause analysis, and recommend remediation actions.
Provide guidance and support to development and operations teams on security best practices and compliance requirements.
Maintain consistent improvement of security within the company's infrastructure.

Why Join Us:
Be part of a ground-breaking project that pushes the boundaries of cloud security in the defence industry.
Work alongside top talent in a collaborative and innovative environment where your skills and expertise are valued.
Enjoy competitive compensation and benefits package, along with opportunities for professional growth and advancement.

Essential Skills:
UK EYES ONLY - Must be a British Citizen for the past 5 years.
Minimum of 3 years of experience working in a similar position, with a focus on security assurance within Microsoft Azure environments.
In-depth understanding of Microsoft Azure cloud services, including but not limited to Azure Virtual Machines, Azure Active Directory, Azure Security Centre, Azure Sentinel, and Azure Policy.
Demonstrated experience with security assessment methodologies, vulnerability scanning tools, and compliance frameworks relevant to Azure environments (e.g., CIS Benchmarks, NIST SP 800-53).
Proficiency in configuring and managing SIEM tools for security monitoring and incident response, such as Azure Sentinel, Splunk, or Elasticsearch.
Relevant certifications such as AZ-900 and SC-900.

If you are passionate about cloud security, thrive in challenging environments, and are committed to protecting sensitive data, we want to hear from you!

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