Security Engineer - AWS / Azure / KQL / Vectra

Job Title: Security Engineer - AWS / Azure / KQL / Vectra
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Start Date: Within 2 weeks
Reference: EW/C/17145
Contact Name: Ellie Walker
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 09, 2021 17:30

Job Description

GSA Techsource are currently working with a Global IT Service Provider to recruit a Security Engineer to work with one of their healthcare clients. This role will initially be remote but may include travel to client site (Manchester or Surrey) when restrictions are lifted.

You will be working as part of the Security Engineering function, and will be responsible for defining, delivering and supporting the clients enterprise security architecture and associated controls, ensuring the operational status of tools and systems used by the clients Security Operations and the organisation as a whole.

You will also be helping with the monitoring of information security controls for the client, by analysing alert settings and detections, minimizing false positives and actively taking responsibility for all of the Security Operations team controls and tooling, while ensuring all relevant documents are of required standard.

Qualifications, Training and Experience
  • The ideal candidate will have a varied IT career, which has a good amount of experience within a BAU support environment. Whether that be in an End-User Computing, Hosting or Networks discipline, or all three.
  • A good working knowledge of cloud-based technologies is a distinct advantage. (Azure, AWS)
  • You will have a track record of technical delivery working within a fast-paced environment.
  • You are confident of your technical expertise and can present themselves as a technical authority.
  • Experience of Security Monitoring tools.
  • Experience of Vulnerability Management tools.
  • Knowledge of perimeter and host security intrusion techniques.
  • Has a proven ability to develop workable product solutions to address the strategic necessities of the Security Operations team.
  • Experience of any of the following tools is a distinct advantage:
- IBM Q Radar, Microsoft Defender ATP, Microsoft Sentinel (and KQL), Tenable, Vectra, Carbon Black, ZScaler.

This role is inside IR35.

For more information please apply online and a member of the team will be in touch.

GSA Techsource Ltd operates as an Employment Agency when recruiting for permanent vacancies, and an Employment Business when recruiting for contract vacancies. All contract rates quoted are to Ltd companies.

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