Cyber Security Engineer

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Job Description

Position: Cyber Security Engineer
Location: Somerset, United Kingdom
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 + Excellent Benefits

A longstanding (20+ years) Digital Transformation and IT Service Provider has an exciting new opportunity for a Cyber Security Engineer to join them in Yeovil, securing the infrastructure of high-profile customers. This business partners with leading tech vendors including Microsoft, Cisco, Juniper, and many more. They add to their customer base year upon year leading them to where they are today, one of the UK’s best rated MSPs with an extensive list of clients in the local area and further afield.

If you are someone with a passion for all things Cyber Security, this is the opportunity for you. It offers full responsibility for ensuring customers’ data, systems, and networks remain secure, and any possible threats eliminated. The position will see you accountable for implementing, configuring, and maintaining security tools and platforms to prevent future vulnerabilities and attacks.

Duties include:
• Reviewing current security procedures and processes. Researching, advising, and implementing new tools and countermeasures to better protect systems and data.
• Monitoring for attacks and instructions.
• Responding to alerts, threats, and breaches with resolutions.
• Keeping company up to date and compliant with industry best practice, policies, and guidelines.
• Managing penetration tests.
• End to end threat and vulnerability management.
• Rolling out, managing, and configuring a range of network security tools and appliances.

Key Skills:
• / Nessus
• IDS/IPS, MFA, Proxies, Cryptography
• Security assessments
• Information Security best practices, policies, and procedures
• Penetration Testing / Ethical Hacking
• Solid understanding of computer networking - Routing/Switching, LAN/WAN
• Firewall Configuration
• Certification such as: CISA/CISM/CISSP, CCNA/CCNP (R&S/Security)

• 23 days holiday, increasing to 29 days through service, including birthday off
• Discretionary bonus available 2x per year (depending on company performance)
• Health Shield access (large discounts off Medical, Dental, Vision etc.) 
• Vendor certifications fully paid for and study support provided
• Training plans relevant to YOUR areas and paths of interest (Security, Cloud, Networking etc.)
• Additional pay for any out of hours work completed
• Weekly team socials, lunches, and larger company-wide events
• Staff receive the best and latest hardware, and software, for work/personal use
• Free office food and snacks
• Use of company van for travel


Georgina Day