Cyber Security Specialist

Posted 20 November 2022
Salary £50000 - £60000 per annum
LocationBirmingham
Job type Permanent
DisciplineDevelopmentInfrastructure ​
ReferenceML-50
Contact NameMorgan Lingard

Job description

Cyber Security Specialist 
Birmingham (Hybrid)
£50,000 - £60,000 + Excellent Benefits

Digital Waffle is working in partnership with a provider of Legal and Professional services. This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic and experienced Cyber Security Specialist.

Job Role
To provide up-to-date technical and business knowledge on Cyber and Information security. It will also include ongoing maintenance and improvements to ensure that the computing infrastructure provided to the firm is effective, reliable, secure and performant.

About you:

  • Ideally an IT graduate with experience working in a security role with a good knowledge of the following:
  • Recognised technical security certification (SSCP/CISSP/CCSP/OSCP).
  • Network experience including technologies such as SDWAN as well as data networking (But not limited to TCP/IP, DHCP, DNS)
  • Knowledge and experience of working within recognised industry frameworks (e.g ISO 27001/NIST/Cyber Essentials)

Requirements What do you need?
  • Firewall implementation and configuration and vendor technologies e.g. Cisco, CheckPoint.
  • Web Application Firewalls
  • Secure development practices and potential threats (OWASP)
  • Identity and Access Management principles and best practices
  • Endpoint Security
  • Next-Generation security tools and solutions.
  • Antivirus, Malware, threat hunting technologies.
  • SIEM platforms and logging/monitoring best practices.
  • Network infrastructure and technologies.
  • Network segmentation.
  • Azure/M365 security.