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Junior Cyber Security Engineer

Job Title: Junior Cyber Security Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/15696/B/KS/051120_1604580917
Contact Name: Information Security Team
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Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Junior Cyber Security Engineer / Analyst (SIEM IDS IPS) *Remote Interview*. Opportunity to join a global FinTech, continually learn and develop your skills. As a Junior Cyber Security Engineer you will assist in the BAU management of Information Security and Cyber Security programmes; ensuring that people, processes and technology comply with best practice. Day-to-day you'll be monitoring IT security controls and make recommendations for improvements, partnering with the lead Security Engineer (based in London); responding to user security related issues, identifying emerging threats, analysing and reviewing IT system acceptable use and conducting cyber security incident reporting.

Driven by technology the company is able to offer a remote interview and onboarding process as well as work from home during the current social distancing measures; thereafter you'll be based in the City offices with continued flexibility (they also have offices in Coventry and you could be based there if desired).

*You have a technical background with exposure to IT, security, network or cloud infrastructure administration
*You have a keen interest in Cyber Security with a good understanding of current security threats and trends; exposure and / or appreciation of root causes of cyber - attack methodologies e.g. e-mail phishing, malware, data breaches
*You have an analytical mindset and meticulous attention to detail
*Good knowledge of computer networks, TCP/IP fundamentals, operating systems, software, hardware and encryption technologies
*Working knowledge of various security technologies such as: Identity Access Management e.g. Active Directory; E-mail & Web filtering appliances; Anti-malware protection; Vulnerability Scanners; Host intrusion prevention; Network and application firewalls; Encryption techniques
*Ideally you will have a relevant security qualification e.g. CompTIA Security+, CySA+, SSCP or BSc in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) subject

As a Junior Cyber Security Engineer / Analyst you will earn a competitive salary (to £35k) plus benefits.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Junior Cyber Security Engineer / Analyst opportunity.