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  • Sector:

    Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £46000.00 - £55500.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jaydn Harding

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  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    21 June 2023

Security Engineer - Up To £55,500 - Hybrid (Cardiff Site)

The Opportunity

Yolk Recruitment Public Sector & Not-for-Profit team has partnered with a critical not-for-profit organisation to recruit a permanent Security Engineer.

You'll be joining a company full of passionate individuals, who take pride in their work and the business. The business itself is very proud of its ability to support, encourage, nurture, develop, and reward its staff.

The Security Engineer role is perfect for anyone who has security engineer or senior SOC analyst experience. It would also be ideal for any IT infrastructure analysts who have done some security qualifications and are looking for their first role in cyber.

What the Security Engineer will be doing

You will be maintaining the security tooling, performing maintenance checks and looking how to analyse the security platforms to get the most value out of them.

  • Maintain the existing security tooling and perform regular maintenance checks
  • Actively determining how to develop the security platforms to ensure they are being utilised effectively
  • Provide the governance team with support for security roles
  • Documentation and design

What you will bring to the team

You will have knowledge of the Microsoft Security suites including Azure, Defender and Sentinel. You will also have broad knowledge of additional security toolings such as Palo Alto.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Security Suite, and a wider knowledge of other security technologies
  • Experience as either SOC analyst or security engineer - or as an IT infrastructure analyst with qualifications in security
  • Good documentation skill
  • Good communication skills

Here's What You'll Get in Return

The successful Security Engineer will be rewarded with;

Salary of up to £55,000

Up to 10% annual bonus (on average around 6-7%)

Salary increases in line with inflation

Fantastic internal progression opportunities

Fully funded training opportunities

Flexible working arrangements

Think this one's for you

If you think this Security Engineer opportunity is for you then apply online.

Yolk Public Sector & Not-for-Profit team works with organisations across the UK to fulfil their recruitment needs and to achieve their D&I objectives. We recruit temporary, contract and permanent hires for 1 off specialist needs or for volume campaigns. We support our applicants to navigate the public sector recruitment processes and secure their dream jobs.

Yolk Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and embraces diversity in our workforce. We employ the best people for the job at hand and actively encourage applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of gender, age, race, religion, sexual orientation, disability, educational background, parental status, gender identity or any other protected characteristic. We champion and celebrate diversity at Yolk allowing our team to bring their whole selves to work.

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