Senior Infrastructure Security Engineer

Posted 10 November 2023
Salary £75000 - £95000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Infrastructure ​
Contact NameShaquille Stephenson

Job description

Senior Infrastructure Security Engineer
London (Hybrid)

£75,000 - £95,000

Digital Waffle is looking for a Network Architect to join a global leading law firm. Are you a skilled IT professional with expertise in infrastructure design and information security? 

Job Role
The Information Technology department is responsible for the implementation, provision, and support of all information and technology services for the company. The IT department is a Business Services function that supports and contributes to the objectives of the legal practice. Members of this department are expected to be a part of the firm's culture and to be committed to providing an excellent quality of service to all of our customers.

The Senior Infrastructure Security Engineer will be responsible for information security and will work on team assignments, providing strong technical leadership for the security elements of platform, infrastructure, and network designs. They will also work with architects and engineers in teams, providing essential subject matter expertise to the Platforms and Infrastructure Design teams, Application Development / Implementation teams, the CISO team, and the relevant Infrastructure & Operations teams that manage and support the services once in operation.

Key Responsibilities

Security and monitoring designs for services:
  • Create designs that best fit the network & security needs, alongside InfoSec and the CISO team, achieving conformance to key security standards like NIST.
    Look to migrate on-premise security services into cloud platforms with the associated support model.
  • Identity Services:
    Establish how new and existing security tools and approaches can improve
    authentication and authorisation services for the company.
  • Security designs:
    Developing designs for cloud-based security services that fit within the firm.
    Examples include Microsoft Sentinel and Defender (Microsoft 365 Defender, Defender for Cloud, etc.).
    Web Application Firewalls.
  • Cloud Migration Planning:
    Developing appropriate security controls for on-premise to cloud designs that enable re-platforming or hosting applications and services on public cloud.

  • BS degree in computer science, cybersecurity "CISSP,GSEC,CSSP" or related field
  • Palo Alto Certification 
  • F5 Certification 
  • MS Azure/AWS
  • 3 to 5 years security/cybersecurity experience