Senior Security Administrator IT Security

Global Enterprise Level Systems - Poole - Hybrid working – 4.5 days working week – Up to £60K

Your new company
This business is an international full service digital & creative agency with expertise in mobile, web, film 3D and more. They love to challenge themselves and delve deep in the digital environment and truly enjoy what they do. Their belief is that if you are working in an enjoyable environment, the work quality will reflect that! Their offices in Poole have been renovated and make for very appealing surroundings to work in. This particular role sits within their Information Security team, supporting their parent company. The parent company are an award winning global distributor of semiconductors and electronic components, that ships over 500,000 customers in 170 countries from its 750,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility in the US. They feature more than 4 million products online from more than 600 leading manufacturers. This is a truly unique opportunity to be working in the amazing, creative and collaborative environment, but also be working on their parent company’s huge enterprise systems!

Your new role
You will be joining a growing UK team to support the IT Security Team from their parent company in America. The role of ‘Senior Systems Administrator IT Security’ is to provide daily monitoring and analysis of a wide variety of systems and processes related to Cyber Security operations. Also, the Security Administrator must respond to any threats to the organization and contribute to the maintenance and support of security systems and processes.
Your day to day duties will include:
• Monitoring and optimizing security event monitoring
• Monitoring and managing Malware prevention systems
• Analyze and report on email and or web security
• Participate in vulnerability management and associated tools
• Ability to interact with project teams to understand the security requirements and come up with solutions • Analyze and respond to Security Incidents.
• Basic development/programming/scripting knowledge
• Create and modify reports to provide relevant information
• Provide vulnerability mitigation solutions
• Assist in the securing of Windows and Linux systems
• Assist with network security
• Maintain security tools, systems and processes
• Proactively write and collaborate on risk assessment documents
• Vulnerability remediation tracking and reporting
• Provide remediation guidance to identified vulnerabilities.
• Monthly dashboard and periodic reports
• Lead security and risk related projects from initiation through implementation under guidance of Security Architects and Manager

This role is open to experienced Security Administrators with the relevant degree. Must have 3+ years of experience in a relevant role.

What you'll need to succeed
  • Experience with industry security event monitoring tools
  • Experience with Malware prevention systems
  • Experience with vulnerability management systems
  • Experience with email and or web security
  • Knowledge of network security
  • Certifications such as Security+, CISSP or similar
  • Ability to perform complex troubleshooting of security vulnerabilities
  • Knowledge of scripting languages
  • Broad background of networks, operating systems (windows, UNIX, Linux), firewalls and security engineering concepts.
  • Analytical thinker willing to “think outside the box” to resolve customer impacting situations on first contact; understand customer risk profile
  • Knowledge of OS-level scripting languages (bash, ksh, PowerShell, Python, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Active Directory (AD), Intrusion Detection and Cloud Technology (Azure)

What you'll get in return
You’ll work for a technology focused company where work life balance is not an abstract concept and no two days are the same – plus half day Friday’s!

There’s the opportunity for international travel (optional) and you’ll interact with international teams across the globe, including the US, Germany and India. The office has a relaxed feel with modern kit and facilities to the highest standards and breakfast provided everyday. You’ll also get significant discounts on Vitality Healthcare and David Lloyd Gym Membership, plus 23 Days annual leave (increasing to 25 after 1 year). Hybrid working is available, although fully remote is not preferable as the company would like you in office at least once or twice a month.

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Job Type
Working Pattern
Technology & Internet Services
Cyber Security
£45000 - £60000

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Daryl Angel, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Bournemouth
Ground Floor, Waverley House, 115 – 119 Holdenhurst Road

Telephone: 01202048614

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