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IT Security Engineer

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Recruiter: Proactive Appointments
Listed on: 17th December 2020
Location: Liverpool
Salary/Rate: £35,000 - £40,000
Type: Permanent

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IT Security Engineer

Our client who are a well respected and popular brand in the North West have an exciting opportunity for an IT professional with a background within IT security. This role will give the successful Security Engineer the opportunity to learn from experienced members of the team who will be able to get you up to speed in a number of different areas.

A positive, can-do attitude is required and the successful candidate must be keen to put in the required effort in to ensure the team pushes forward with their drive to be as secure as possible.

Role responsibilities:

    '€¢Provide active management of security appliances (patching/monitoring/securing)'€¢Monitor Secure Web Proxy and investigate logs and alerts'€¢Manage Intrusion Prevention/Detection systems'€¢Assist in researching and selecting new Security Products'€¢Assist with Security Incident Event Manger maintenance and monitoring'€¢Assist with anomaly detection and monitoring of security tools such as DarkTrace, ThreatStop'€¢Monitor and enforce security policies on new cloud environments'€¢Assist with Data Loss Prevention/Detection product development'€¢Support and Develop, maintain and monitor Cisco Identity Services Engine'€¢Carry out and track audit actions'€¢Select, develop, implement, manage and maintain Cloud Security and Compliance monitoring systems (Azure)'€¢Investigate and develop automation tools for alerting on Security Events'€¢Review all Security Monitoring tools for availability and operation'€¢Triage support queries to the Security Team'€¢Be aware of developments in Information Security policy and procedures

 Skills required:

    '€¢Are comfortable being hands on with a self-starter mind-set'€¢Have proven experience of  anomaly detection, vulnerability scanning and remediation activity'€¢Can demonstrate your understanding of network protocols'€¢Experience of Network Firewalls - Cisco preferable'€¢CCNA qualification desirable'€¢Experience of Antivirus technologies'€¢Have a strong working knowledge of cloud technologies and operating systems such as Linux and Windows'€¢Have experience of Intrusion Detection Mechanisms that help prevent malicious activity or policy violations'€¢Have experience of perimeter security devices and CheckPoint technologies'€¢Can demonstrate your understanding and working knowledge of dynamic application security testing'€¢Have a strong understanding of PCI-DSS/IS27001 rules and regulations - desirable'€¢Have experience of Security Incident Event Management implementation'€¢Have the ability to work accurately under time pressure.'€¢Have the ability to work autonomously with excellent attention to detail.


IT Security Engineer 

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