Cyber Security Specialist – PR/005965 – c £55k

Posted 1 week ago

Role Overview

We’re looking for an experienced Cyber Security Specialist, who thrives upon working in an exciting, continuously improving, and rewarding environment.  Working within a small, close-knit team, you will play a key role to ensure the security of systems to help protect the public.  You will be providing Cyber Security expertise across a wide range of work streams, whilst holding the responsibility for the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the IT estate.

Role requirements: 

  • Identify, Protect, Detect, Respond and Recover through proactive engagement and assurance to ensure our IT applications and platforms are safe and secure.
  • Provide Cyber Security advice for large projects, ensuring that security standards are considered and embedded with any technical business developments.
  • Educate and guide colleagues across the company and external suppliers, using a range of information security technologies
  • Applying best practice to support the ongoing protection of digital assets and services from a growing list of cyber threats.

Skills Requirements: 

  • Experience of responding to cyber events, investigating incidents, performing forensic analysis and undertaking eDiscovery
  • Solid understanding of networks, encryption, security policy and access controls
  • Experience of security concepts in relation to IAM, Active Directory, Group Policies, device provisioning
  • Knowledge of security frameworks and controls and their application
  • Understanding and knowledge of network and application security technologies
  • Firewalls, WAF, intrusion protection / detection and other perimeter controls
  • Knowledge of Privileged Access and Identity Management
  • Hands on experience with cloud environments, including Azure and AWS.
  • Experience of a range of security tools, including SIEM, EDR / XDR, Vulnerability Management.
  • Hands-on experience of deploying and maintaining different security solutions.
  • Experience of managing third party cyber security providers.

Next Steps / Recruitment Process

Our client aims to promote a smooth and responsive recruitment process.  CV’s of relevant applicants will be quickly reviewed, and there will be a two-stage interview process in place for this role.

Finally …

Please note that due to the sensitive nature of this role, all candidates are required to undertake a stringent vetting process.  Subsequently you must have been a resident in the UK for the last 5 years and have the permanent right to live and work in the UK.


If this role is of interest, please send your CV to [email protected]

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