Infrastructure Engineer (Security)

Recruiter
Pontoon
Location
England, Nottinghamshire, Nottingham
Salary
£350 - £370 per day
Posted
16 Oct 2017
Closes
13 Nov 2017
Ref
INFENGNOTTS
Contact
Dan Minor
Sector
IT
Function
IT
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Infrastructure Engineer (Security)

Infrastructure Engineer required to work with a blue chip company based in Nottingham. We need someone to be a proactive engineer with experience working within the software development lifecycle and a good understanding of build engineering, software release & infrastructure management. We are specifically looking for someone with experience of security policies and a good understanding of building and ensuring environments to adhere to these.

Role Dimensions:

Primary Accountabilities:

  • To be part of a team responsible for management and evolution of a shared infrastructure which is used to facilitate software development
  • You will be expected to promote and ensure security best practices are followed by the software development group
  • Ownership of the security backlog of work we have across all global environments
  • Ensuring that our hardware meets the required security policies
  • Implementing automated processes to keep all hardware up to date with the latest patches and virus scans
  • Responsible for vulnerability and asset management
  • Self-manage to plan and organise your time so that all work is completed satisfactorily and meets agreed deadlines
  • Hands on approach to ensure successful delivery
  • Fast learner - can quickly get up to speed with vast complex solutions and knows how to acquire knowledge.

Working Practices and Relationships:

  • Engages with developers, testers and stakeholders to support with all work requirements
  • Engages with the security team and development leads
  • Becoming a representative for the local team in wider global discussions relating to security

Personal Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent in Computer Science or a related discipline.

Experience:

  • Broad/Proven work experience in infrastructure as an engineer
  • Proven experience working with all aspects of security
  • Practical experience of using agile development methodologies

Technologies, Languages, frameworks

Experience and exposure to as many of the following as possible would be advantageous:

  • Experience with configuration and use of online collaboration & issue tracking tools (ideally Atlassian based)
  • Experience with version control tools and best practice (Git / Subversion)
  • Security, Cost & Policy Management for AWS EC2 & Virtualisation Software (ideally VMWare)
  • OS and Application administration & maintenance automation for Windows and Linux (ideally Chef)
  • Experience of using Black Duck, Burp Suite, Qualys & Veracode would be ideal
  • Experience with Continuous Integration, Delivery and Build Automation processes
  • Understanding of software delivery and deployment (scalability & failover setup)

Key Behaviours:

  • Excellent communication skills (presentations, conveying complex messages and interactions). Written and verbal fluency in English is required
  • Able to work as part of a global organisation across boundaries - geographically, language and cultural
  • Possesses an astute business awareness to understand 'why' we are doing something
  • A team player that will support a number of people across the organisation

Location:

  • Nottingham, UK

Please submit your CV and I will arrange a chat to discuss the role further.

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