Cyber Security Engineer

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    £500 - £600 per day

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    Charlie Cameron

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    9 months ago

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    6 Months

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Cyber Security Engineer

+ Role Type: Contract
+ Role Length: 6 Months +
+ Day Rate £500 - £600 Per Day (Inside IR35)
+ Must Hold SC Clearance
+ Fully Remote based

We require a developing information assurance / cyber security engineer who is looking to step up and advance their career. We are looking for individuals who work confidently with a good grasp of cyber security to help support our customers.

Process Skills/Experience:

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

Technology skills/Experience:

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.

Communication and Soft Skills

Excellent verbal and written communication skills and works well in a team environment;
A good level of commercial awareness