Job Description - Sr. Information Security Engineer - (Remote) in Nottingham
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Sr. Information Security Engineer - (Remote)

Ref: US_EN_6_919198_1459402

Posted on 08 September 2022
Salary
$100,000 - $130,000

Responsibilities:

  • Provides technical leadership and expertise with the deployment and maintenance of the organization's Information Security solutions.
  • Responsible for the planning, design, installation, maintenance, and support of security safeguard technologies ranging from but not limited to: firewalls, intrusion prevention & detection systems, enterprise antivirus and patching solutions, data leakage prevention, two-factor, threat detection, vulnerability scanners, and software deployment tools.
  • Works with IT staff and business units to assess risk and address security issues.
  • Provides expertise and guidance around issues while recommending solutions that mitigate and eliminate risk to the organization's assets.
  • Defines company security requirements and reviews systems to determine if they have been designed to comply with established security standards.
  • Develops new standards as necessary.
  • Participates in forensics and post-mortem investigations of Information Security incidents while preparing report documents illustrating the findings.
  • Ensures that controls are in place and managed properly to meet legal and regulatory compliance of all the organization's network and system infrastructures.
  • Assists in the enforcement of security policies from planning, technology safeguards and remediation for data, software applications, hardware, and telecommunications.
  • Ensures the development of and adherence to industry standards and best practices for all Information Security-related responsibilities. This includes but is not limited to: datacenters, networks, telephony, systems, databases, and applications.
  • Validates and tests security architecture and design solutions to produce detailed engineering specifications with recommended vendor technologies.
  • Reviews and recommends the installation, modification, or replacement of hardware or software components and any configuration change(s) that affect or risk security posture.
  • Leads InfoSec development, testing, and QA functions to ensure that projects are securely delivered and fulfill expectations.
  • Builds and maintains relationships with teams and third parties on security development and support issues.
  • Be a member of the Security Incident Response Team.
  • Provides highest level of technical consultancy to ensure problem resolution is achieved in the shortest possible timeframe.
  • May perform additional functions depending on market demand and staffing in order to provide consistent quality customer service.
  • Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline (Computer Science, Information Systems Management, Engineering, or similar).
  • CISSP certification.
  • Minimum of ten (10) years of security engineering experience, specifically in networks, systems, database, and operations. Extensive expertise in developing and supporting complex security solutions.
  • Previous Network Engineering or Systems Engineering background.
  • Experience using scripting languages to automate tasks and manipulate data.
  • System administration experience in a Windows, Linux, and Unix environment.
  • Experience securing web applications and a strong understanding of web application design, function, and Secure Software Development Lifecycle.
  • In-depth understanding and working knowledge of OWASP.
  • Experience deploying, supporting, and safeguarding technologies in Amazon Web Services environments.
  • Experience developing technical documents and procedures, topology maps, and with various software applications.
  • Experience with all aspects of high-availability, fault-tolerant architectures.
  • Ability to explain complex ideas and concepts to both a technical and non-technical audience.
  • Passion for providing excellent customer service.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Ability to multitask, change direction, effectively prioritize, and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to occasionally adjust work schedule to meet business needs (standard forty (40) hour week, with occasional after-hours and weekend requirements).
  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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