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Security and Technical Engineer

  • Location

    Fareham, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    IT & Telecoms

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  • Salary:

    Up to £40000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Robbie Desmond

  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Security & Technical Engineer
Location: Fareham
Salary: £40,000 (negotiable)

A market leading, global organisation, who specialise in providing security software applications and secure personal devices are looking for a Security & Technical engineer to join their growing Fareham team.
The role:

*Develop a complete understanding of the operation and security of all the systems.
*Perform the role of Security Officer for the Data Centre. Tasks will include design and analysis, day to day security process management.
*Provide technical support as required, either over the phone, internet or at customer premises.
*Configure and install hardware and software components required by the systems.
*Manage installations or upgrades of internally developed systems when they are enhanced or released. This could be at internal or external facilities.
*Provide system training as required to new users.
*Perform whatever roles are required as part of the Business Continuity Plan.
*To liaise with suppliers and other 3rd parties for purchasing and support.
*To maintain up-to-date technical documentation on the procedures, security procedures, operation/support procedures.
*To recommend, design and deliver improvements to the network and systems to meet changing demands and new technology.
*Assist in the management of the logical and physical security and access control of the site.
*Deputising for the Security & Operations Manager to cover periods of unavailability due to sickness, leave or business travel.
*Assist with customer tenders and audits as required. Fully supporting the sales team and the implementation of the customer contracts.
*Provide support to the Customer Service team as required, and be capable of short term backup to the Customer Service team in case of sickness or absence.
*Advanced networking topics such as database replication, VPN tunnels etc.
*Advanced server topics such as clustering and load balancing.
*To take specifications from senior management and suggest suitable hardware and software solutions.
*Given the 24 hours-a-day nature of the Multos services, out-of-hours working may be required occasionally.
*Awareness of the Internal Controls campaign and provide necessary support required.
*Any other duties as may be reasonably requested by the Company.

The person:

*Ability to manage own workload and work to own initiative.
*Able to remain calm under pressure.
*Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
*Strong service delivery and responsiveness to business demands.
*Dedicated and flexible, able to travel domestically or internationally if required.
*Certified as CISSP or other similar security accreditation.
*Project Management skills.
*Strong technical background in either IT or IT Security, or other relevant field.
*Proficient in Windows Server 20xx installation & configuration.
*Proficient in SQL Server 20xx installation & configuration.
*Working knowledge of cryptography or cryptographic standards.
*Experience in Cryptographic Key management.
*Experience with Host Security Modules (HSMs).
*Experience with Certification Authorities.
*Experience of Disaster Recovery or Business Continuity Planning.

In accordance with the Equality Act 2010, if you require an alternative form of application please click the following link: Flexible Application Process - https://www.theecsgroup.co.uk/work/flexible-application-process