Cyber Security Specialists

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Senior Cyber Security Engineer (1007)

Job type: Permanent, Full time

Location: Wimbledon, London

£80,000 per annum

Sector: Security Operations

Job description

Are you looking for your next Senior Security Engineering role? We have partnered with a Financial Services firm who are merging multiple arms of their business. They are looking for someone to work closely with their internal SOC team, allowing them to remain fully operational. You will play a crucial part in improving processes and helping improve specific tooling. Additionally, they are looking for someone who is up to date on the current security landscape to ensure they keep an up to date security posture. 


  • Provide technical insight and leadership on design and operation issues for standard security technologies
  • Assist the broader cyber security architecture and operations teams in optimising current and future solutions around a constantly changing business context
  • Support the Security Operations Team in optimising and operating tooling to ensure most effective prevention, detection and response to security incidents
  • Supporting Business Information Security officers in defining control requirements for new solutions and ensuring that designs are aligned with security technologies, both current and future
  • Identifying security design gaps, both technical and process, in existing and proposed designs and processes, and recommend changes or enhancements 
  • Identifying business, people and data risks related to security in designs, working with the broader Security & Resilience team to highlight and remediate


  • 5+ years’ experience using a SIEM tool in a technical support capacity
  • Excellent knowledge of a range of cyber security tools such as EDR and FIM
  • Experience using scripting languages (Python, Bash, PowerShell etc.)
  • Proven experience in configuring SIEM technologies to ingest technical feeds, baselining and parsing data to an accepted assurance level, with the result in it being used for cyber incident response
  • Knowledge of designing and scoping installation of SIEM and other cyber security technologies
  • Excellent and up-to-date knowledge of IT infrastructure (hardware, databases, operating systems, and networking devices) and cyber security controls around them
  • Good knowledge of industry data security legislation and cyber security law
  • Understanding of computer forensics, unpacking malware, memory imaging and extraction
  • Proven experience in using industry-standard IT technologies to report on, alert to, block and respond to cyber threats, primarily focusing on SIEM technologies
  • Ability to work independently to formulate and assure plans and reports before escalation fully
  • Experience working with Syslog, FTP, SCP and log parsers

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