Oliver James are mandated by their global consulting client to assist with the recruitment of a Senior Cyber Security Engineer to be based in London working across their pan industry client-base. The role pays a guaranteed c£85,000 - £100,000 before bonuses, benefits and extras.
Oliver James are mandated by their global consulting client to assist with the recruitment of a Senior Cyber Security Engineer to be based in London working across their pan-industry client-base. The role pays a guaranteed c£85,000 - £100,000 before bonuses, benefits and extras.
Our client is looking to expand their Cyber Security Practice to assist clients in their adoption and use of Microsoft security products, and to build their delivery capability in this area.
The role of the Senior Microsoft Security Engineer is responsible for leading the development of information security
architecture and ensuring technology initiatives are implemented within the framework to make their client's environments more secure.
Meeting and working closely with clients to identify and mitigate risks, perform security reviews, design top tier security practices, and deliver strategic, innovative security offerings based on Microsoft security technology.
Propose, design, plan and execute strategic and tactical operational security objectives
Identify appropriate Microsoft technology / data sources and drive the collection of data necessary to effectively evaluate threats
Analysing threats and current security controls to identify gaps in current defensive posture
Maintaining cyber security and risk knowledge and certifications, sharing this knowledge with junior team members
Maintaining awareness of key business and industry trends and understanding how they impact responses to cyber risk
Supporting senior members of the team in developing client proposals and solution offerings
Contributing to the financial and operational management of the practice
Driving the development of toolkits, methodologies and accelerators based on the Microsoft security platform
Qualifications & Experience
Excellent communication skills - both oral (for interviews/meetings, presentations) and written (for designing and writing engaging reports which communicate findings succinctly and clearly convey the message in a way which is appropriate for the audience, and rooted in the client's needs)
Demonstrated understanding of Microsoft security technologies and strategy such as:
o Enterprise Mobility and Security Suite (EM+S), Advanced Threat Protection (ATP), Azure Information Protection (AIP) and Intune
o Azure Key Vault, Azure Security Center, Azure Operations Management Service, Log Analytics
o Identity and Access Management principals, including B2B and B2C cloud design and implementation
Architecture and security management
Strong understanding of security best practices
Securing network and enterprise cloud applications
Market understanding of industry trends for cybersecurity, risk & threat intelligence, and governance
Proven implementation of cloud security models, particularly identity, network, and encryption
CISSP, CISM, Microsoft Mobility MCP Exam 98-368, or other relevant certifications
Experience in risk & regulatory frameworks and standards such as NIST 800, ISO 27001, ISF SOGP, PCI-DSS, OWASP etc
Experience of business development or sales, including leading bid teams, and experience of writing winning proposals and RFP responses