IT Security Administrator - Glasgow - Perm - Excellent

Reference:
CS/12859
Sector:
IT - Security
Salary/Rate:
Negotiable
Location:
Glasgow
Job Type:
Permanent
Date Posted:
13 / 5 / 2019
IT Security Administrator - Glasgow - Perm - Excellent

IT Security is undoubtedly one of the most important things for any business to consider, so it’s no surprise it’s still one of hottest areas in the market right now! Our client takes their security very seriously and as such is constantly evolving and enhancing security technology and process. This makes it an ideal environment for their Security Engineer not only to use their considerable skills in the domain, but also be part of an ever-evolving function which incorporates the latest technology to keep ahead of the curve. So if this sounds like the opportunity you’ve been looking for, and the kind of environment in which you’d thrive, get in touch with Craig and let’s have a chat about this great new opening below!

Abrecco’s Glasgow city centre based client has a fantastic opportunity for you to join an established and growing organisation and administer security for a diverse hosted, managed datacentre and public cloud environments. You’ll be able to hone your skills in all aspects of IT Security including Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems, Security Compliance, and Procedures and Controls development. What’s more, you’ll get to play a key role in contributing to the ongoing improvement of our client’s security function, putting you in a unique and ideal position to realise your ideas and be appreciated for your creativity! So what are you waiting for? Apply now!

What you will be doing:
- Security systems administration of locally hosted and remotely managed datacentres as well as public cloud environments.
- Manage Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems and Security Event and Information Management
- Configure Firewalls, Anti-Malware, Content Filtering
- Security Configuration Management
- Continuous Operational Security Monitoring
- Security hardening through configuration tools like Ansible, puppet, chef etc.
- Documentation of Security process and standards

What you will bring:
- End to end IT security and system administration skills and experience (IDPS, SEIM, etc)
- Strong knowledge of cloud computing, systems administration and configuration management tools.
- Familiar with change management, capacity planning and incident management
- Strong networking skills (routing, switching, VPN, MFA, network protocols and packet analysis tools such as Wireshark)
- Familiar with multi-factor authentication and data encryption
- Scripting skills in Python/Perl/Bash etc.
- Strong communication skills and the ability to work with a wide variety of individuals
- Excellent problem solving abilities

So if you have the skills and experience and want to join well established company offering an excellent salary and package together with excellent long term career prospects and an opportunity to be truly appreciated for the work you do, then please apply now!