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IT Security Engineer - Manchester

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    Manchester, Greater Manchester

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    Information Security

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    Vikki Bayfield

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    over 1 year ago

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IT Security Engineer - Manchester

Our client a leading Industrial & Engineering Services company are actively seeking an IT Security Engineer to join their growing team.

The IT Security Engineer will deploy, maintain and manage technical security controls by; working closely with Group IT, Operations and Infrastructure teams, implementing and managing technical security measures, responding to security incidents/events, establishing operational procedures, processes and standards to safeguard the organisation from an IT security perspective

This role would suit a technically competent and experienced IT engineer with a strong interest and background in Information Security

Essential Skills:

  • Experience in a technical role supporting multiple security platforms and tools
  • Knowledge of MS technologies including Active Directory, Group Policy, Exchange, Office 365 and Azure AD from a security standpoint
  • Experience in implementing and managing Azure AD Identity and Access Management, Office 365 ATP, Mobile device Management and Windows 10 secure configuration using Intune
  • Experience of multiple technical security controls including Endpoint Protection, Endpoint Encryption, Mobile Device Management, Email Threat Protection, Web Content Filtering, Mobile Device Management and SIEM
  • Solid understanding of current and emerging information security threats and vulnerabilities
  • One or more recognised IT/Security certifications, such as, CompTIA Network+/Security+ MCP, MCSA, MCSE, CISSP, SSCP, OSCP


  • Experience with Linux based operation systems
  • Penetration testing and vulnerability assessment
  • Application development and DevOps
  • Experience of Enterprise Endpoint Protection, Detection and Response using SentinelOne, Sophos Central or similar


  • Implementation, configuration and maintenance of technical security controls within an enterprise environment
  • Investigating and responding to information security events and incidents
  • Defining and documenting IT operational security processes, procedures and standards
  • A degree of technical security assessment, vulnerability scanning and penetration testing
  • Some travel within Europe may be required

If this IT Security Engineer role are of interest, then please apply with an up to date CV.

IT Security Engineer - Manchester