IT Operations Security Engineer (Cloud)

Capita EDF
06 May 2017
13 May 2017
Operations IT Security Engineer (Cloud) Location: Plymouth, Devon Duration: 6 months Our client a leading energy supplier are seeking an Operations IT Security Engineer (Cloud) to carry out the following duties on a contract basis. Your responsibilities will include: To provide 2nd line Operations (Perimeter) Security support services on technologies including firewalls, Internet proxies, SaaS/IaaS/PaaS (AWS) and security log and event management systems; - Be responsible for the prioritisation and clearance or escalation of Operations (Perimeter) Security incidents reported through the company helpdesk reporting system, or escalation process within defined SLAs; - Review and install new Operations (Perimeter) Security infrastructure as required by projects or as part of operational upgrades and migration of services, as well as inspecting them to ensure they are optimised and managed in order to meet security and compliance requirements; - Perform Operations (Perimeter) Security system and infrastructure maintenance and regular inspections; - Provide Operations (Perimeter) Security infrastructure performance and service summary reporting to the Operations Security Manager; - Use specialist knowledge gained to identify opportunities to improve customer support and reduce costs; - Act as Operations (Perimeter) Security technical lead in project planning meetings and workshops as required by the Operations Security Manager, in particular around Cloud platforms; - Participate in an out of hours standby rota covering the Operations (Perimeter) Security infrastructure working without direct supervision and manage operational problems outside of normal working hours; Skills & Qualifications: Key to this requirement is a good knowledge and understanding of AWS. Capita Resourcing welcome applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation. Capita Resourcing is a trading name of Capita Resourcing Ltd. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business. Applicants will be required to register with us.