Proprius Recruitment

Specialists in IT Security & Risk Recruitment


Attack Monitoring Engineer

Job Type: Permanent

Location: London


Salary: Up To £55,000

Details: My client are one of the largest financial services providers in the world, they provide large corporate, government and institutional clients with a full spectrum of solutions to their strategic advisory, financing and risk management needs.   They are currently looking to recruit a well skilled Attack Monitoring Engineer to join their information security team. Main Duties and Responsibilities: Maintain, configure and troubleshoot network and host-based security devices; Participate in tier 2 and tier 3 security operations support Provide off-hours support (on call) on an infrequent, but as needed basis Help building next generation systems that detect complicated network attacks, and support the teams that monitor these systems Work with project teams to design, develop and implement Attack Monitoring systems into new, or existing, network infrastructures. You will be the point of contact and represent the Attack Monitoring function on project delivery workshops. Interact with project and portfolio managers to analyse requirements for design & developments, and communicate your solutions back to the project Provide network design and pricing of proposed solutions to the business Support design and implementation of Intrusion Detection systems for the bank Support design and implementation of systems for malware detection and advanced sandboxes Mentor junior members of the team Evaluate and recommend new and emerging security products and technologies Establish and maintain a strong working relationship with all team members Requirements:   Broad understanding of security techniques and technologies including Intrusion Detection, Threat Analysis and Malware & Trojan Research. Expert understanding of the current and developing Malware & Trojan landscape In-depth know-how of full packet capture technologies Advanced knowledge of network systems, firewalls, routers In-depth understanding of sandbox technologies and their limitations. Knowing open-source IDSes such as Snort, or similar Intrusion Detection systems, would be a benefit Advanced understanding of and experience with Linux based operating systems and associated development tools. Previous experience in working with decentralized logging infrastructures and automated log file analysis. An understanding of the security mechanisms associated with Windows or Unix operating systems, switched networks, applications and databases. Experience responding to information security and privacy incidents.  

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Date: Tuesday, 20 October 2015

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