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Senior Security Engineer

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Recruiter: Sky
Listed on: 25th November
Location: Leeds
Salary/Rate: £45,000 - £53,000
Type: Permanent

Want to do the best work of your life? With 24 million customers in 6 countries, make your mark at Europe's leading media and entertainment brand. A workplace where you can proudly be yourself; our people make Sky a truly exciting and inclusive place to work.

This role is amazing opportunity to work within our i3 security team, proactively working to protect Identity from cyber related threats. Working as part of the Identity Site Reliability Engineering team you will provide sign-in, sign-up and related services for tens of millions of Sky, NOW, and NBCU Peacock customers.

What you'll do:

* Design and deploy Security Detection, Prevention and Monitoring technologies * Lead Sky's pool of internal Security Analysts balancing the skills and demands from a service delivery perspective. * Work with development teams to ensure security is embedded within team workflows * Manage response to ongoing threats, operating autonomously or engaging the relevant stakeholder to keep the systems as secure as possible * Participate in the implementation of Incident Response standard methodologies * Support threat hunting and incident response activities with research and analysis

What you'll bring:

* Knowledge of SIEM, SOAR, IPS/IDS security technologies * Experience in providing analytical triage of alert/event data * Experience in scripting / coding with Python/Bash * Working knowledge of routing principles and networking architecture, protocols, and services * Ability to carefully document your work so others in the team can easily understand and build upon it

Team Overview Strategy & Security: We play an important role in creating a cohesive tech strategy across all of our teams - uniting our tech teams to work towards clear and common goals. Behind the scenes, we're protecting our business and our customers from cyber threats. Join a team that's kickstarting and leading critically important work across Sky.

The Rewards:

There's a reason people can't stop talking about #LifeAtSky. Our great range of rewards really are something special, here are just a few:

* Sky Q, for the TV you love all in one place * A generous pension package * Private healthcare * Discounted mobile and broadband * Access a wide range of exclusive Sky VIP rewards and experiences

Where you'll work:


Our spacious tech hub is under a mile away from Leeds train station, with free water taxis available from Granary Wharf. There's also plenty of parking in the surrounding streets and at the nearby CitiPark.

You can also blow off steam over a game of pool or table tennis and stay fit at our subsidised gym.


We take pride in our approach to diversity and inclusion: we've been recognised by The Times and Stonewall for this, and we've committed £30million to support the fight against racial injustice. We've also set ambitious targets for increasing ethnic diversity and representation throughout our organisation.

At Sky we don't just look at your CV. We're more focused on who you are and your potential. We also know that everyone has a life outside work, so we're happy to discuss flexible working.

And we'll do everything we can to support you during your application. If you need us to make any adjustments to our recruitment process, speak to our recruitment team who will be happy to support you.

Why wait? Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can't wait to hear from you.

To find out more about working with us, search #LifeAtSky on social media. A job you love to talk about.

Just so you know: if your application is successful, we'll ask you to complete a criminal record check. And depending on the role you have applied for and the nature of any convictions you may have, we might have to withdraw the offer.

Contact Name: sara ackroyd
Reference: TJ/8480/60151_1637849153
Job ID: 3010664

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