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Systems Security Engineer

We are looking for an experienced System Security Engineer to help us ensure proper level of security of corporate digital systems and network. Your duties will include protecting system boundaries٫ keeping computer systems and network devices hardened against attacks and securing highly sensitive data.

You should possesses both deep and wide expertise in the security space and have a background in security or systems engineering.

You will be responsible for system administration and information systems’ security. You will be making things more secure by securing the system boundaries and keeping network devices and computer systems hardened against cyber attacks. You will also be securing confidential data.

You will work in collaboration with other security professionals to ensure that our systems are safe from any malicious threats.

Main Responsibilities of the Position

  • Engineer, enforce, and monitor security measures for securing the systems, information, and networks
  • Identify and define the right system security requirements
  • Design an accurate computer security framework and develop comprehensive cybersecurity designs
  • Prepare and document standard operating protocols and procedures
  • Configure, as well as, troubleshoot the entire security structure and related devices
  • Identify the security issues in the systems and take appropriate measures to resolve them
  • Spot security breaches in sensitive data and resolve them immediately
  • Develop appropriate technical solutions along with the latest security tools that help mitigate security vulnerabilities and also help automate repeatable activities

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Essential

  • BSc /BA in IT, Computer Security or relevant field.

KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE

Essential:

  • 2+ years’ proven work experience as an System Engineer or Network Administrator, Information Security Analyst or similar role
  • Outstanding knowledge of computer systems and network
  • Experience in building and preserving security systems
  • Extensive experience in security systems, including content filtering, log management, firewalls, authentication systems, anti-virus software, intrusion detection systems, etc
  • Experience with networking technologies and network security, security system, and network monitoring tools
  • Detailed technical know-how of operating systems and database security
  • Exceptional knowledge of security standards
  • Significant experience of building and maintaining security systems
  • Good experience in security systems٫ including firewalls٫ intrusion detection systems٫ anti-virus software٫ authentication systems٫ log management٫ content filtering٫ etc
  • Good experience with network security and networking technologies and with system٫ security٫ and network monitoring tools
  • In-depth knowledge of database and operating system security
  • Good familiarity of the latest security principles٫ techniques٫ and protocols
  • Understanding of Web related technologies٫ including applications٫ services٫ Service Oriented Architectures٫ networking protocols and so on
  • Strong problem solving skills and ability to work under pressure
  • Good knowledge of cyber security
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • An analytical mindset with robust problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills

PERSONAL SKILLS

Essential

  • Confident and a persuasive manner
  • Tight organisational and time-management skills
  • From time to time travel abroad may be required, therefore a passport and independent nature is essential
  • A self-starter with a keen eye for detail, the ability to manage and prioritise their own workload under pressure
  • Clean Driving license

Personal Characteristics

  • Committed to continuously educating yourself by attending professional workshops, industry events, certification courses, and reviewing professional publications.
  • Handle stress well
  • Willing to travel on a regular basis for your work

Synalogik is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, colour, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic.

This policy applies to all employment practices within our organisation, including hiring, recruiting, promotion, termination, redundancy, leave of absence, compensation, benefits, training, and apprenticeship.  Synalogik makes hiring decisions based solely on qualifications, merit, and business needs at the time.

You must be a British Citizen and been resident in the UK for the last 5 years, and willing to undergo SC Clearance.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

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