Up to £375.00 per day
14 days ago
Infrastructure Security Services Engineer
12 months initially
£375pd inside IR35
Due to the urgent nature of the role candidates must have current SC security clearance.
Purpose of this role:
To ensure that the clients endpoint systems are managed and protected by managing the security levels on endpoint devices themselves and the outer perimeter to the outside world.
Driving efficiency's through technology whilst reducing manual processes through automation and integration with SNOW.
To make sure that we comply to all our Accreditation's that allow the business to function, e.g. cyber Essentials Plus
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform regular gap analysis checks to ensure full coverage is achieved for our security service technologies, provide solutions to automate discovery of infrastructure endpoints.
Responsible for Security Services life cycle management and the continuous service improvement.
Carry out weekly and monthly checks as defined to identify alert trends and weaknesses which can be rectified.
Ensuring all design and run documentation is updated to reflect the current security services estate including specific threshold templates per technology.
Assistance with the administration of other monitoring systems within the client.
Making sure that our services are staying within our agreed SLA and SLPs.
Knowledge and recognition of "Next-Generation" endpoint and security technologies.
Working closely with CSOC in the event of received intelligence or Cyber attack
Responding to, prioritising and escalating newly identified issues.
Providing regular Reports From ServiceNow
Raising Request For Changes.
Generating reports to meet customer requirements.
Updating system documentation.
Proactively responding to vulnerability notifications
Levels of Authority:
Financial: None Staff: Work Load
Security Cleared or the ability to undertake a UK Security Clearance check
Work Experience, Key Technologies and Knowledge:
* McAfee EPO Antivirus Management
* SCCM - Patch and Configuration Management
* Group policy management
* WSUS patch services
* SolarWinds (SAM,VMAN,UDT,NPM/NCM/IPAM/NTA)
* VMWare ESX / NSX
* Unix / Linux knowledge
Qualities, Abilities and Aptitudes:
Experienced and comfortable working in an Agile working environment
Ability to improve the processes and tools used on a daily basis.
Desire to provide and/or contribute to continual service improvements.
Experience in producing technical documentation to a high standard.
Experience working Client and Gateway Security technologies
Excellent communication skills and the ability to explain technical issues and concepts to both technical and "non-technical" staff
Able to create and manage positive working relationships.
Comfortable working to deadlines.
The ability to multi-task, prioritise workloads effectively and be able to deal with a variety of tasks.
The ability to make decisions and accurately prioritise new incidents