Opportunity awaits...

Senior Security Engineer

EMJO70
  • £70,000 to £85,000pa
  • Anywhere, AnyWhere, Anywhere
  • Permanent
Our client strives to provide state-of-the-art technology solutions that secure and support businesses in today's dynamic digital environment. We are excited to welcome a Senior Security Engineer to the talented team. In this role, you will be essential in enhancing security measures and infrastructure. If you are driven by a passion for cybersecurity and have substantial expertise in cloud security and vulnerability management, we would love to hear from you.

Position Overview:

As a Senior Security Engineer, you will be responsible for designing, implementing, and managing advanced security measures to protect the IT environment. You will leverage your expertise in Microsoft Azure and Qualys to enhance our security posture, ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of systems and data.

Key Responsibilities:

• Design and implement robust security architectures within Azure, ensuring compliance with best practices and regulatory requirements.
• Utilize Qualys for comprehensive vulnerability management, including scanning, assessment, and remediation activities.
• Monitor security alerts and incidents, conducting thorough investigations and providing detailed incident reports.
• Develop and enforce security policies, standards, and procedures.
• Lead the implementation of security solutions, including firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems, and endpoint protection.
• Perform regular security audits and risk assessments, identifying potential vulnerabilities and mitigating risks.
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate security into all phases of the software development lifecycle.
• Provide mentorship and guidance to junior security engineers, fostering a culture of continuous learning and improvement.
• Stay abreast of the latest security threats, technologies, and industry trends, recommending proactive measures to enhance security.

Qualifications:

• 5+ years of experience in a senior security engineering role or equivalent.
• Extensive experience with Microsoft Azure security features and best practices.
• Proficiency with Qualys for vulnerability management and assessment.
• Strong knowledge of security principles, techniques, and technologies.
• Experience with security tools such as SIEM, IDS/IPS, firewalls, and endpoint protection systems.
• Familiarity with regulatory requirements and industry standards (e.g., ISO 27001, NIST, GDPR).
• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Strong communication and leadership abilities.
• Relevant certifications (e.g., CISSP, CEH, CompTIA Security+, Microsoft Certified: Azure Security Engineer Associate) are highly desirable.

How to Apply:
If you are an experienced security professional with a passion for cloud security and vulnerability management, we would love to hear from you. Please send your CV and apply today!
Emily Jones Research Consultant

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