Senior Cyber Engineer

Date: 9 Jul 2024

Location: London, GB, S1 1AA

Company: Royal Mail Group

Royal Mail

 

Role Title: Senior Security Engineer – Security Operations

Location: London or Sheffield (Hybrid) 

 

About the role:

 

RMG Cyber Security Operations is dedicated to safeguarding out information assets and managing security incidents through robust detection, analysis, and response strategies. We are seeking a Senior Security Engineer to enhance our team and contribute to the protection and resilience of our technical infrastructure.

 

As a Senior Security Engineer you will lead the maintenance and development of key security technologies across RMG’s technology estate and provide senior-level expertise in information security to ensure the successful delivery of security projects withing the Business as Usual (BAU) Security Operations Function.

 

Join our team and be part of a dynamic environment where your expertise in security operations will play a pivotal role in protecting our technological assets.

 

What will you do? 

 

As a Senior Security Engineer, you will work in close collaboration with the Head of Security Engineering to maintain and enhance essential security technologies, ensuring the Security Operations team has optimized access to necessary tools and information. You will work closely with the Director of Security Operations, security architects, and technology operations teams to ensure the correct operation and optimal configuration of supporting security technologies.

 

You will lead technical teams to enhance protection and logging capabilities, maximizing the value of security technologies for the Security Operations team. Reporting duties involve delivering and presenting KPIs, KRIs, and other reports to Heads of Security Engineering and Security Operations, acting as SME for relevant projects and initiatives.

 

You will provide guidance and direction to RMG technology teams, ensuring the correct placement, maintenance, and support of security technologies, and fostering professional relationships to enhance cooperation between stakeholders and Security Operations. You will manage and direct third-party suppliers to ensure effective delivery, maintenance, and support of security technologies, adhering to project timelines and service level agreements.

 

What skills and experience should you have? 

 

  • This role requires experience in a similar position within a large, complex, and technologically diverse organization.
  • Proficiency in deploying, maintaining, and configuring a wide range of security technologies, including SIEM solutions, DLP solutions, firewall solutions, cloud security centres, IPS (Intrusion Prevention Systems), CTI (Cyber Threat Intelligence) solutions, and vulnerability scanners, Proxy like Zscaler is essential.
  • Strong OOP knowledge​.
  • Experience implementing REST APIs, using JSON or XML​.
  • Good knowledge and experience with source control systems (preferably Git).
  • Experience of working in agile projects using Scrum and Kanban.
  • At least one professional certification; CISSP, CISM, CCSP  

 

What we offer you… 

  • Competitive Salary 
  • 18% Bonus 
  • Competitive Pension Scheme 
  • Car allowance (or cash alternative) 
  • Hybrid Working (2-3 days in office) 
  • Private Healthcare 
  • 25 days holiday (plus the option to buy more) 
  • Plus, many more benefits! 

  

Interview process and next steps… 

  

We aim to move as quickly as possible! If your application is successful, you will be contacted by one of our recruitment team who will discuss the two-stage interview process with you.  

We don’t expect every candidate to meet the full criteria for the role. If your experience looks a little different from the job requirements, but you feel you have the relevant skills to bring value to the role, we’d love to learn more about you.

We are happy to support your need for any adjustments during the application and hiring process. Please share the details within your application if required.

 

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