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Security Administrator

Job Title: Security Administrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: United Kingdom
REF: 378
Contact Name: Sam Page
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Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

Security Administrator Opportunity


Location:              Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire


Client:                   TBC


Salary:               £35-40k pro rata 6 month fixed term contract with a chance to go perm.



The responsibilities are as follows:



  • Manage vulnerability scanning and remediation of client environments (Nessus).  Setup and configure regular scans of environments according to service level agreements and provide remediation and further guidance.


  • Configure and monitor AlienVault SIEM (Raw Logs, Plugins, Rules).  Ensure environment is monitored/logs analysed, security events documented and alarms raised appropriately.


  • Utilise information provide by hosts, routers, firewalls and IDS to ensure security of environment


  • Identify, investigate and remediate any incidents/security outbreaks such as malware, phishing, brute force authentication attempts


  • Follow Change Management procedures (ITIL) and attend CAB meetings.  Manage/raise any changes, service requests or incidents according to ITIL best practices. 


  • Manage changes and procedures associated with striving to achieve ISO 27001 and PCI DSS standards.


  • Champion companywide security procedures and policies e.g. tailgating, data storage, malware



For more information please contact Sam Page.

01908 88 60 37