Job: Information Security Operations Engineer

Job Title: Information Security Operations Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Adam Straker
Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

Information Security Operations Engineer

We are currently recruiting for an Information Security Operations Engineer to jin their team in Coventry. The purpose of this role is to support the design, deployment, and day to day operations of company wide Information Systems security technologies as well as programs deployed globally. T

he role operates in collaboration with other Information Services teams to improve and maintain the overall security posture of the IT Infrastructure as well as protect data assets. The role will have the critical function of monitoring infrastructure and supporting operational incident response during a known or potential security event. In-depth analysis of systems and data involved with these events will be required on a regular basis to develop threat assessment criteria with regular reporting and performance metrics. 


  • Operational Duties: Daily review and analysis of data from intrusion detection systems, anti-virus solutions, vulnerability assessment tools, as well as log correlation tools to identify actionable threats or remediation. Responsible for security incident response and event handling as either a primary, secondary, or tertiary responder for any known or potential security incidents/events globally. 
  • Business Support: Participates in business and IS initiatives as an IS security professional providing guidance to others on proper IS security practices. Performs security assessments to identify potential IS security risks in all aspects of the business including IS technical implementations (applications or equipment) as well as IS or business processes.
  • Projects: Helps coordinate and execute IT security projects as defined and prioritized in the overall global IS security strategy. Evaluates the security posture of company IT globally as well as any related data assets to ensure internal security controls are appropriate and operating as intended.