Cyber Ops Engineer (Systems)

Cyber Ops Engineer (Systems)

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  • Sector:

    Information & Technology

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  • Salary:

    £50 - £62 per hour

  • Contact:

    James King

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8918

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Cyber Ops Engineer (Systems)

Scantec are currently looking for a Cyber Ops Engineer for an opportunity with one of our most prestigious clients.

The Cyber Security Engineer will be embedded within the Cyber Ops team and lead the deployment and configuration of the cyber monitoring infrastructure. The role will involve working closely with the existing network security engineer to support collection and tuning activities.  this will involve configuring and tuning tooling on the target networks as well as the cyber monitoring platform.

Key Accountabilities

Assess cyber monitoring capability to identify gaps within coverage and provide and implement mitigating solutions.
Design, document and deploy cyber security monitoring infrastructure.

Key Responsibilities

Support development activities within the Cyber Monitoring team and work closely with the Cyber Monitoring analysts to undertake tuning and security scenario definition.

Build and maintain good working relationships and communication channels within IT teams.

Liaise with technical staff in other departments both internally and at partner organisations externally better understand threats and possible countermeasures.

Due to the nature of the projects, successful applicants will need to obtain UK security clearance therefore Scantec can only accept applications from those resident in the UK who hold a full UK passport.


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