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London - Negotiable Permanent Posted by: Arcus Search Posted: Tuesday, 11 August 2020
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My client is looking for a capable cyber security engineer, who enjoys security work and possesses deep and wide expertise in the security space.

You will design, plan, develop and maintain security tasks to detect/fix/prevent/monitor sensitive data and systems from infiltration and cyber-attacks.

This is a Blue Team role that requires knowledge of Red Team techniques and behavior.


  • Engineer, implement and monitor security measures for the protection of computer systems, networks and information.
  • Identify and define system security requirements.
  • Design computer security architecture and develop detailed cyber security design.
  • Prepare and document standard operating procedures and protocols.
  • Configure, maintain and troubleshoot security infrastructure devices.
  • Develop technical solutions and new security tools to help mitigate security vulnerabilities and automate repeatable tasks.
  • Ensure that the company knows as much as possible and as quickly as possible about any security incident.
  • Be the, or part of, Security Incident Response Team.
  • Write comprehensive reports including assessment-based findings, outcomes and propositions for further system security enhancements.
  • Collaborate with Engineering and DevOps teams to make sure security issues are addressed timely and effectively.
  • Develop and give security training to Engineering and DevOps teams (OWASP and more).
  • Run the daily/weekly/monthly security run-books to detect and keep any security incident under control.


  • Actually live or be able to commute daily to Central London (United Kingdom) for work.
  • Be willing to work on a Full time permanent basis.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience doing manual technical security reviews.
  • Experience in finding technical security issues (Web, Application, Operating systems, APIs, Cloud,...) and fixing them.
  • Ex.: Applicant is expected to know what is a Blind SQL Injection, how to detect it, exploit and remediate the vulnerability.
  • Deep knowledge of the OWASP TOP 10. How to detect, exploit and remediate the issues.
  • Experience in building and maintaining cyber security systems.
  • Detailed technical knowledge of database and operating system security.
  • Hands on experience in security systems, including Firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-virus software, authentication systems, log management, content filtering, etc.
  • Experience with network security and networking technologies and with system, security, and network monitoring tools.
  • Thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols.
  • Familiarity with web related technologies (Web applications, Web services, Service oriented architectures) and of network/web related protocols.
  • Problem solving skills and ability to work under pressure.
  • Knowledge of Scripting languages (minimum mandatory Bash and Python).

London, UK
Arcus Search
Shem Bartley
11/08/2020 11:20:44

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