Security Engineer | Franklin Fitch

Opportunity awaits...

Security Engineer

  • Negotiable
  • G. London, United Kingdom
  • Permanent
Do you consider yourself an innovative problem-solver, ready to tackle complex security challenges head-on?

Are you passionate about safeguarding complex systems and networks from cyber threats?

Do you thrive on staying updated with the latest security trends and emerging threats in the cyber world?

There is a unique, exciting opportunity to join a leading Insurance provider as part of their dynamic Security Engineering team. In this role, you will play a pivotal role in designing, implementing, and maintaining the security infrastructure that safeguards the organization's digital assets. Collaborating with cross-functional teams, you will ensure the systems and applications adhere to the highest security standards, protecting against potential threats and vulnerabilities. You will have the autonomy to be able to research new ways to maintain the business' security posture and you will be expected to share your opinions on ways the company can improve their security measures.

What you will be doing...

Conduct comprehensive security assessments to identify and mitigate potential risks and vulnerabilities in our systems, networks, and applications.
Design and implement robust security solutions, leveraging firewalls, encryption, and state-of-the-art technologies to defend against cyber threats.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to establish effective incident response plans, ensuring swift and precise action in the event of a security breach.
Monitor security logs diligently and conduct regular audits to proactively identify and address security issues.
Work closely with software development teams to integrate security measures throughout the software development lifecycle.
Stay up-to-date with the latest security trends, emerging threats, and best practices, applying this knowledge to enhance our security posture.

What you will need...

Proven experience as a Security Engineer or in a similar role, demonstrating expertise in securing complex systems and networks.
Thorough knowledge of security principles, protocols, and technologies, including experience with MS Defender and Sentinel.
Familiarity with cloud security, web application security, and mobile security is highly desirable.
Proficiency in scripting languages (Python, Bash, etc.) for automating security tasks is an advantage.
Familiarity with compliance frameworks such as ISO 27001, NIST, and GDPR, and their implementation is beneficial.
Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, collaborative environment.
Managing vulnerability scanning tools to identify security risks in Azure environments.

If you're ready to take your Cyber skills to the next level, we want to hear from you!


Heather Wilkins Consultant - Cyber & Information Security

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