£400 - £500 per annum
8 months ago
Cyber Security Engineer
- Location: Remote - occasional client site work
- Category: Information Assurance
- SC cleared
- Day Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day (Inside IR35)
- Contract Length: 6 Months initially
The role will primarily be responsible to Information Assurance and Cyber Security manager but day- to-day tasks may be delegated by the project manager.
Understanding of the basic IT systems engineering lifecycle
Understanding of different lifecycles/methodologies (waterfall, incremental, agile, DevOps)
Understanding of fundamental security approaches, and typical solutions e.g. monitoring, firewalls, etc.
Experience working in customer delivery environments
Awareness of gaining and maintaining accreditation for secure/sensitive systems
A good understanding of Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability (CIA) and practical experience in applying it.
Experience in producing high quality documentation.
Hands on knowledge of security technologies such as firewalls, mail gateways, load balancers, anti-virus, IPS, IDS etc.
Understanding of Protective Monitoring / SIEM systems, their operational application.
Knowledge of authentication and authorisation technologies (SAML, LDAP, PKI, etc.)
Major vendor Technical Certifications would be advantageous i.e. Microsoft, Cisco, Redhat etc.