Croydon Harris global Ltd, 3rd Floor One Croydon, 12-16, Addiscombe Road, Croydon CR0 0XT
SOC Engineer 2022-11-18 Harris Global are currently recruiting for a SOC Engineer to join a leading insurance company based in central London (hybrid working). Harris Global 2022-12-18

SOC Engineer

London / permanent / £55k-£60k

Carla Stephens

55 DAY

£55k-£60k

GBP

permanent

Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location.

Harris Global are currently recruiting for a SOC Engineer to join a leading insurance company based in central London (hybrid working). This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding security team, offering huge scope for both technical and career progression. The ideal candidate will have worked in a busy IT team and a strong security background.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Improving the security posture of the environments
    • Supporting the full Software Development Life Cycle of projects, including identification of security requirements and implementation of those requirements.
    • Provide technical expertise as a Security Engineer; participate in the formulation of security engineering best practices; assess security configurations; and documentation of security processes and procedures.
    • Working closely with the Security team and CISO, identify and help address Cyber-Security issues across environments
    • Plan, implement, manage, monitor, and upgrade security measures for the protections of the information systems and networks.
    • Conduct ongoing assessments of Firewalls, intrusion detection/intrusion prevention, SSL, application control, Antivirus, OS and other network component policies.
    • Ensure the clients' data and infrastructure are protected by enabling the appropriate security controls.
    • Test and identify network and system vulnerabilities
    • Demonstrate ownership of vulnerability management, patching policies and securing our infrastructure.

Skills/Attributes:

  • Familiar with Network & Systems performance monitoring such as Solarwinds Orion.
  • Deployed and managed Storage & Back Up solutions - Veeam
  • Deployment and management of an enterprise patching process.
  • Scripting knowledge including PowerShell.
  • Knowledge and experience working within an ITIL style service environment.
  • Experience migrating and deploying cloud-based solutions (AzureCloud preferred).