Senior Cyber Security Engineer

Posted 14 June 2024
Salary £60000 - £65000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Infrastructure ​
Contact NameZak Jones

Job description

Job Title: Senior Cyber Security Engineer
Location: Worcester, UK (Hybrid)
Salary: £65,000 per annum

Role Overview:
As a Senior Cyber Security Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in designing, implementing, and maintaining the cyber security infrastructure. You will utilise Microsoft technologies, including Azure, Sentinel, Defender, and XDR, to ensure robust protection across both cloud and on-premises environments. Your expertise in security architecture and design will be critical in safeguarding systems against evolving threats.

Key Skills:
  • Azure
  • Sentinel
  • Defender - XDR
  • Architecture designs
  • MS tech stack

Key Responsibilities:
  • Design, implement, and manage comprehensive cyber security solutions using Microsoft technologies such as Azure, Sentinel, Defender, and XDR.
  • Develop and maintain security architecture for both cloud and on-premises environments.
  • Conduct regular security assessments, vulnerability testing, and risk analysis to identify and mitigate security risks.
  • Lead the implementation of advanced threat detection and response strategies.
  • Collaborate with IT and development teams to integrate security best practices into system designs and deployment processes.
  • Monitor and respond to security incidents and alerts, ensuring timely and effective resolution.
  • Stay current with emerging cyber threats and trends, continuously enhancing security measures and protocols.
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to junior security team members.
  • Ensure compliance with industry standards and regulatory requirements.

Qualifications and Skills:
  • Extensive experience with Microsoft security technologies, including Azure, Sentinel, Defender, and XDR.
  • Strong understanding of security architecture and design principles.
  • Proven track record of managing and securing both cloud and on-premises environments.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to think critically in high-pressure situations.
  • Strong communication skills, with the ability to explain complex security concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • A proactive and detail-oriented approach to cyber security.
  • Professional certifications such as CISSP, CISA, or CISM are required.

Why Apply:
  • Competitive salary of £65,000 per annum.
  • Opportunity to work with cutting-edge technologies and industry-leading tools.
  • Collaborative and innovative work environment.
  • Ongoing professional development and training opportunities.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, pension, and more.