Cyber Security Engineer

Manchester, England, United Kingdom

Job company Quaker Houghton
Size 1,001-5,000 employees
Job specification: We are global leader in industrial process fluids; we continually improve and innovate so our customers can stay ahead in a changing world. Reporting to the Information Security Manager, the Cybersecurity Engineer will operate and manage Quaker Houghton’s application and infrastructure security systems and assist in response and prevention of moderately complex IT / Cybersecurity related incidents. You will support the business objectives of the company in securing various infrastructure components including operating systems, databases and networking (LAN, Wireless and WAN), servers, IOT devices, cloud infrastructure and Quaker public websites and other related systems within Quaker Houghton. What’s in it for you? Competitive pay programs with excellent opportunities in all geographies, essential to attracting and retaining global talent. Opportunities to see your efforts contribute toward the success of the business. Solving problems and creating value are part of our DNA. What will you do? Operate, maintain and provide unsolicited advice on Quaker Houghton technical Cybersecurity defence and operations: Vulnerability scanning systems and tooling, Endpoint security systems, Email and web security filtering, Cloud Application security environments Assist in technical IT (cybersecurity) projects Perform incident handling Review and maintain Standard Operating Procedures Analyse and make recommendations to improve and secure network, system, and application architectures Examines network, server, and application logs to determine trends and identify potential security incidents Provides Quaker Houghton IT operations team with operational third line support and guidance when required. Perform daily technical cybersecurity operations in production, development, staging with implementation, development and maintaining technical security controls: threat management, vulnerability management, SIEM and incident detection tasks. Partner with the Global infrastructure team on projects and maintaining the global infrastructure and is proficient in global information technology What do we look for? Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience required CompTIA Security, MCSE, CEH or equivalent preferred 3 years of IT infrastructure experience 3 years knowledge and hands-on experience with different security domains or disciplines (e.g. network security, endpoint security, protocols and associated hardware) 3 years’ general experience in vulnerability scanning, firewall, WAN, LAN, Wireless (preferable Cisco), antivirus & malware analysis, proxy, IDS/IPS, log correlation tools, SIEM, DLP, NAC, and application firewall solutions. Familiar with principles as RBAC, OWASP, Layered Defense and Defense in Depth Require knowledge of IT frameworks as ITIL 3.0 Requires advanced knowledge of Linux, Microsoft Operating Systems, Microsoft Server, Azure and Office 365
Seniority Level

Entry level

Information Technology & Services Computer Networking Computer & Network Security
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