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Cyber Security Engineer

Cyber Security Engineer

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    Technology & Digital

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  • Salary:

    £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum

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    Ryan Harris

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Cyber Security Engineer | Remote | Up To £60,000

Yolk Recruitment is supporting a client who are looking for a talented Cyber Security Engineer to join their dynamic and fast-growing organisation! The ideal candidate will be technically skilled and responsible for delivering hands-on cyber security services and ensuring the smooth operation of the Security Operations function. This role requires a highly technical professional with a deep understanding of attack and exploitation techniques, and the ability to respond to security incidents and breaches.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with the Cyber Security Team to provide resilience to threat monitoring and response capability.
  • Set up, monitor, and track remediation of identified vulnerabilities.
  • Implement and undertake security assurance activities, such as attack simulations and vulnerability exploitation.
  • Monitor risk to assets and ensure compliance monitoring is in place.
  • Develop policies, processes, and procedures for the Security Operations Team.
  • Mentor less experienced team members and lead incident response teams.
  • Provide security consultancy for other projects and programs.
  • Implement User Behavioural Analysis and social engineering tooling.

What you'll bring to the team:

  • Good understanding of M365 security stack, Azure, Defender for Endpoint, Defender for Identity, Defender for Cloud, Security centre and advanced threat hunting.
  • Strong knowledge of SIEM and SOC processes and procedures.
  • Experience with MS Sentinel (SIEM).
  • Hands-on experience using cyber attack modelling techniques.
  • Strong knowledge of endpoint detection and threat management products.
  • Knowledge of global Information Security Standards, including ISO27002, CIS, and NIST CSF.
  • Experience as a member of a global SIRT.

Certifications & Skills (more is better!):

  • AZ-500
  • SC-400
  • SC-200
  • SIEM certification
  • CEH
  • CompTia Sec +

What you'll get in return:

  • Salary up to £60,000 (Potentially higher for the right candidate)
  • An annual bonus of up to 15%
  • Enhanced pension scheme 5% employee, 10% employer
  • 25 Days holiday (bank holidays on top)

This role offers a negotiable salary of up to £60,000 (potentially more) and the chance to work with a passionate and experienced team. If you're an experienced Cyber Security Engineer, with a passion for technology and a drive to constantly improve, then this is the role for you! Apply now and let's have a conversation!

Sound interesting but not for you?

We also offer a referral scheme for any candidates whose details are passed to us that we successfully place. If you have any further questions then please contact Jack Brewster at Yolk Recruitment.

*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.*

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