Security Operations Engineer

Posted 21 September by Jobheron
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An experienced, qualified Security Operations Engineer is needed by this leading provider of digital transformation software solutions to be based in their York HQ.

About the role, here's a taste of what you'll be doing..

  • Monitoring client security infrastructure, identifying and reporting Real Time attacks and vulnerabilities on the client network.
  • Identification of incidents and subsequent analysis and investigation to determine their severity and the response required.
  • Ensure that incidents are correctly reported and documented in accordance with government policy and procedures.
  • Maintain a keen understanding of evolving threats and vulnerabilities to ensure the security of the client network.
  • As required update Protective Monitoring/SOC documentation, processes and procedures and ensure currency.
  • Provide on job training to develop junior members of the SOC team.
  • Design and implement technical security controls and act as a Security Expert on the Change Control Board.
  • Management frameworks (ISO 270x, ITIL, COBIT, NIST or CIS)
  • Implement and manage processes to operate within a Managed Security Operations Centre
  • IDS/IPS and WAF policies/rules administration and maintenance.
  • Knowledge of Azure security and networking configurations eg security groups, subnets and routing tables

About you..

  • Have Security Tool Administration experience as well as experience of building and maintaining security systems, as well as a thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques and protocols.
  • Have a solid understanding of security technologies at an SME level and good understanding of SOC tooling.
  • Firewall Management (Palo Alto; Sophos; Checkpoint). Qualified desirable.
  • Commercial experience within the information and cyber security domain. Hands on experience in IT system administration, network administration, security operations centre would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of SIEM / Log Aggregators (Splunk, IBM QRadar, LogRhythm, Darktrace, Generic Syslog) Tools & Processes
  • Working knowledge of patch management, anti-malware, APT, identity and access control management tool sets and knowledge of vulnerability/ compliance a nice to have!
  • Experience and knowledge of OSI layers and TCP/IP troubleshooting techniques.
  • Experience with Firewall and VPN techniques and protocols. Site to site and SSLVPN design concepts and implementations.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication
  • Change Request and Management understanding
  • Scripting, system integration including API use
  • Understanding of security tools, frameworks, standards and their domains
  • Worked within a SOC, NOC, or other Technical Service or Infrastructure Team

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