Information Security Specialist – Penetration / Hacking

East Midlands


£50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Health, 25 days


Information Security Engineer, Cyber Security Engineer, Penetration Testing, Ethical Hacker, WEB, Enterprise Software development, CISSP, CEH, OSCP, GIAC, GCIH, EnCE – Global Software House – Midlands 55-65K

**Fantastic opportunity for a Cyber Security Engineer / Information Security Engineer who has proven experience of working with Enterprise Software Applications on the WEB and/or Cloud **

This role might suit a Software Developer /Architect who has moved into Cyber security or an Information Security Speciaist who has advised on Cyber security around software development not just infrastructure and networking.

Role: As the Cyber Security Engineer you will be responsible for:

* Identifying our client’s product cybersecurity needs
* Establishing threat modelling analysis & procedures around threat modelling for future development of these products
* Risk focus, and knowledgeable of frameworks like ISO27002
* Providing input into assessing platform architecture, technology stacks and 3rd party/open source product choices from a cybersecurity point of view.
* Define secure coding practices

We are looking for a Security Specialist who has formal qualifications in Cyber such as CISSP, CEH, OSCP, GIAC, GCIH, EnCE or similar and has worked with tools such as NGFW, WAF, SEIM, Web Application Testing and Vulnerability Scanners.

Feel free to contact me on 0-7-7-9-1-6-1-5-7-0-3 to obtain client detail and full spec

A great Cyber Security Engineer / Information Security job for someone ready to take on ‘The buck stops with me’ role as you will lead on all thing’s cyber security and mentor other team members in security related items, including (but not limited to) development and test principles.

As a Cyber Security Engineer, you will also get involved in penetration testing. You should be an excellent communicator and be very comfortable presenting and holding meetings.

This role is based out of their East Midlands site. Commutable from Nottingham, Derbyt and Leicester.

Client: A global client with a 30-year history establishing itself as an innovative market leader in the field of Bio and automation. Offering a first class one stop shop service they invest heavily in their staff offering fantastic personal development for all employees. Their UK site is a hub for development employing around 100+ staff. Modern office facility with free parking. Easily accessible by public transport and close to motorway links.

Salary & Benefits: 55-65K, Pension, Flexi Hours, 25 days holiday.

Candidates of all ages and backgrounds will be considered for this role. Ascent People is acting as an Employment Agency in respect of this vacancy.

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