Information Security Engineer
Posted on Feb 14, 2020 by WDS Global Limited
Job Title: Information Security Engineer
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: c£51K plus bonus and excellent benefits
Clearance: Must be eligible for UK Security Clearance
This role performs security event management functions - monitoring, detection, triage of security events and alerts in SIEM and associated monitoring systems. Facilitates the ingress, implementation and egress of advanced Client trouble / change requests for managed premise, cloud, NextGen UTM firewall, MDDoS, Threat Intelligence and Secure Log Management products. Provides mentoring, training and escalation support to junior Security Operations engineers.
Perform complex changes within the managed security environment and manage and resolve customer fault and service outage / impairment events.
Monitor, triage and response to SIEM alerts for Client security events. Investigation and resolution of impairment scenarios on MSS products. Researching and implementing customer generated change requests for MSS products.
Generating incident cases and escalating to superordinate teams in accordance with time and severity-based SLA's.
Performs tasks associated with the installation, turn up and maintenance of CenturyLink security infrastructure.
Present as technical expert delivering solutions to Clients, internal business and third-party vendors. Develop enhancements to existing solutions, promote creation of new tools, processes and applications.
Directly support, train and mentor tier I and II colleagues.
Communicate effectively with managers, customers and vendors.
Work shift /additional hours as needed.
Must have experience and ability to liaise and collaborate with law enforcement.
Must have strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Ability to analyse and solve complex issues and to efficiently handle multiple duties under pressure with minimal supervision.
Must possess or able to qualify for a U.K. Government security clearance.
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills with a focus on security incident reporting.
Must be flexible and able to quickly adapt to change and prioritize tasks and responsibilities.
Manage technical workload and engage senior technicians and management.
Maintain solid working relationships, including collaborative technical activities with peers
Experience in a security operations environment (limited security Event Management responsibilities), or in-progress. formal information and network security training, or completed CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, or SANS GSIF.
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