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Systems Engineer - Information / Network / Cyber Security

Job Title: Systems Engineer - Information / Network / Cyber Security
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £300 - £360 per day
Start Date: November 2017
Reference: BBBH55191_1506028329
Contact Name: Emily Cotterill
Contact Email: e.cotterill@parity.net
Job Published: September 21, 2017 22:12

Job Description

Systems Engineer - Data Centre / Network Security, Information Security, Cloud (IaaS/SaaS/PaaS), CISM, CISSP required for 18-month contract based in Edinburgh

Our public sector client has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced, security focussed Systems Engineer for an 18-month contract outside IR35. You will take a lead role in the implementation and configuration of systems security, with a focus on securing a new private-cloud datacentre and you will act as project technical lead to oversee the information security work-packages.

Essential Skills

  • Hands on experience in configuring and implementing systems and data security systems, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-virus software, authentication systems and content filtering.
  • Knowledge of enterprise security standards (e.g. Cyber Essentials, PSN, ISO27001).
  • Technical understanding of the concepts and technologies used to provide network security, endpoint protection, database security, cloud (IaaS/SaaS/PaaS) security, mobile device security, web and Internet security.
  • Understanding of LAN and wireless networking principles and protocols including Ethernet, switches, routers TCP/IP, VLAN and Firewalls.
  • Up to date knowledge of the latest types of cyber-security threats, and the protection techniques used to protect against them.

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