Cyber Security Engineer

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  • Location:

    Mons, Hainaut

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Tom McParland

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  • Published:

    about 3 years ago

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Cyber Security Tools Engineer

Location: Mons, Belgium

Clearance: Candidates will have to go through security clearances if not currently held

Salaries: £40,000 - £50,000 DOE

Role Location:

You will have the opportunity of working within a truly unique and rewarding mixed team of Military and Civilian Cyber Security specialists. Based at the NATO Communications and Information Agency (NCIA) Cyber Security Technical Centre located at NATO's Supreme Allied Headquarters (SHAPE) in Mons you will be directly involved day to day in maintaining the integrity of NATO's global Cyber Security Defence posture.


You will have strong all round technical abilities with a good working knowledge of Cyber Security technologies. Specialisation in working with SIEM, NIPS or FPC products and the knowledge to apply cyber security techniques to support and maintain these products within the deployment of a complex cyber implementation will be required. Candidates with experience of other security technologies such as Malware Analysis, Digital Forensics and Vulnerability Assessment are also of interest.


+ IT security best practice, common attack types and detection / prevention methods.

+ Demonstrable experience of analysing and interpreting system, security and application logs in order to diagnose faults and spot abnormal behaviours

+ Enterprise Networking & Services (TCP/IP Networks, devices, services (e.g. DHCP/DNS)

+ Good understanding and interest in network protocols alongside the ability to troubleshoot network / system problems at a low level (packet level)

+ Experience of cyber security tools such as Arcsight, Nessus Tenable, SourceFire, Cisco, Palo Alto, RSA Netwitness, NetScout, EDR / EPP forensics, McAfee

+ Competent in the operation and administration of Unix/Linux and Windows operating systems

+ Experience of automation tooling / scripting such as Puppet / Python / Perl