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Security Engineer

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Recruiter: Deerfoot
Listed on: 24th September 2019
Location: Stockport
Salary/Rate: £450 - £500
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP

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Contract Security Engineer
Stockport / Manchester
9 months+ / to £500pd

As a trusted PSL IT recruitment partner to this global financial services company we have been asked to identify a contract Security Engineer on an initial six month assignment. You will be working at a subsidiary that has recently been acquired and align them to the new parent company security environment. The role will involve a wide array of security technologies and applications, including improving the management of the underlying infrastructure.

Key skills / Environment / Duties

CISSP or similar

Implementation of new security applications and infrastructure.
Carry out improvement work, upgrades and maintenance of our existing managed applications.
Take ownership of BAU related security work and ensure users/peers are kept up to date with progress through timely feedback.
Driving the adoption of parent company's security technologies and footprint.

Active Directory, Windows and Unix Operating systems
Office 365/Azure/Symantec/ESET/Hyper-V/Citrix)
CISCO networking technologies
Knowledge of scripting e.g. PowerShell
Experience operational background, providing daily checks and managing security incidents in alignment to our group standard.

Experience in any of the following security application areas will be desirable:
oData Loss Prevention tooling
oEndpoint Protection
oEmail security
oVulnerability Management

This role may suit an individual who has held the following roles: Network Security Analyst, Network Security Engineer, Network Support Engineer, Hands-on IT Security SME.

Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. We are keen to build strong relationships with IT consultants based on providing a transparent and supportive service. Now in our 20th year we pay promptly and are a stable contracting partner in good financial health. Deerfoot IT: Est. 1997. REC member. ISO certified. *Each time we send a CV to a recruiting client we donate £1 to The Born Free Foundation (charity no. 1070906). We never send your CV without your email authorisation.