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Senior Network & Information Security Specialist


Senior Network & Information Security Specialist – Home/Bristol £Flexible

I am working with a fantastic innovation company who are at the forefront of building futuristic technology to revolutionise their global sector,

They are at the next stage of huge investment and scaling-up their information technology cloud/automation infrastructure, it’s a great time to join and be part of something special, you will be working with all the cutting-edge of modern tech (no legacy systems here!).

They are looking for an outstanding individual who combines superb technical knowledge and experience specifically in the Azure and Endpoint technology areas with a passion to deliver exciting technology that will enable engineers to design and deliver cutting edge products.

They are also looking for an individual with demonstrable ability to get the right things done quickly and effectively, and someone who has a passion for automating tasks. This role is an exciting opportunity to deliver the Information Security roadmap and be involved in designing and delivering Cloud network and information security solutions for our future Cloud platforms. The role is full-time and will require the successful candidate to be a self-starter, confident and motivated to help them deliver something special, disruptive and exciting.

Key Skills (5+ years’ experience)

Proficient in implementing security controls in some or all of the following areas:

-Logging and event correlation, SIEM (Microsoft);

-Web filtering;

-Secure configuration for network including hardening and auditing for compliance (ideally using automation / configuration management);

-802.1x wireless and wired with certificate;

-Network hardening;

-Boundary defences such as IDS/IPS, Application Layer Gateway, Next-Gen Firewall;

Proficient in Network, Infrastructure and Information Security best practice for policies, logging, and audit compliance.

Proficient with demonstrable experience of implementing the use of VLANs, Firewall ACLs and other methods of segregating networks.

Proficient in Network hardware Vulnerability Management.

Exposure to Meraki cloud networking, firewall, wireless, switches and cameras.

Exposure to in jump stations / bastion hosts and securely connecting between networks of differing security level.

Exposure to Cloud infrastructure in particular the Azure cloud.

Proficient in managing security events and incidents.

Previous experience working under: ISO 27001, IASME, Cyber Essentials Plus, CI Security Top 20, similar.

Key qualities for this role:

Ability to hit the ground running in a fast-paced and dynamic engineering business.

An eagerness to learn new skills and immediately put them to use.

Demonstrable curiosity and passion for emerging technologies.

Proactive approach to problem solving and prioritising own time.

Confidence working and communicating with people at all levels and bringing them on side.

Thrive off rolling up your sleeves and “getting stuck in”.

“Southern Lights Ltd act as an employment agency for the purposes of this advert”

For more information on the company and a detailed job specification please apply now.

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