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Cyber Security Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Technology & Digital

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  • Salary:

    £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ryan Harris

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  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    05 February 2023

Cyber Security Engineer | Up to £60,000 + Benefits | Remote (Occasional travel to Newport) |

Yolk Recruitment are supporting a client in their search for a talented Cyber Security Engineer to join their team. This is a highly technical role that requires a deep knowledge and understanding of attack and exploitation techniques, as well as adversarial tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs).

The role can be fully remote with occasional travel onsite to Newport required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead incident response teams and third parties to ensure effective detection, identification, and remediation of security incidents
  • Set up, monitor, and track remediation of identified vulnerabilities
  • Consult on and input into the development and testing of the organization's Security Incident Response Plan
  • Monitor the risk to the organization's assets and ensure compliance monitoring is in place and maintained to a high standard
  • Develop policies, processes, and procedure documents for the Security Operations Team
  • Act as a mentor to less experienced team members
  • Provide security consultancy to other projects and programs of work on a planned and ad-hoc basis
  • Implement User Behavioural Analysis and social engineering tooling

Essential Criteria:

  • Strong knowledge of SIEM and SOC processes and procedures
  • Hands-on experience using cyber attack modeling techniques
  • Experience with M365 security stack, including Azure, Defender for Endpoint, Defender for Identity, and Defender for Cloud


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

Please get in touch for further details!

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