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Reference

PRI69969

Location

Priory Group IT Offices, 2 Monarch Court, The Brooms, Emersons Green, Bristol, BS16 7FH

Priory Group Division

Central Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

Up to £25,000 per annum

Hours

37.5

Job Advert - Division Information

We have an exciting opportunity for an IT Security Engineer to join the team and support our growing business. Priory's IT department supports Priory's IT function and reporting to the Head of Group IT Security, the IT Security Engineer will be responsible for operating, maintaining and enhancing IT Security from a technical perspective in the organisation. We are looking for an individual passionate in Cybersecurity to help us ensure proper level of security of Business systems and network. Your duties will include protecting system boundaries٫ keeping computer systems and network devices hardened against attacks and securing sensitive data. 

IT Security Engineer duties include but are not limited to:

  • Ensure Firewalls, Intrusion Detection & Prevention Systems, Data Loss Prevention technology and other security products operate according to best practice.
  • Assess newly disclosed vulnerabilities and threats for severity, determine immediate and subsequent actions.
  • Manage, analyse and action email and reported security alerts in a timely manner
  • Manage and liaise with other teams to assist with remediating vulnerabilities identified during regular scanning of IT Infrastructure

Job Advert Location Description

What we would like from the IT Security Engineer:

  • Degree of a relevant ICT subject (Cyber Security, Networking, Information Systems)
  • An understanding of vulnerability assessment and remediation
  • Having an awareness of incident management and forensics for security related issues
  • Understanding of core Networking concepts and protocols (TCP/IP, Subnetting, TCP/UDP)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The drive to see delegated tasks through to completion
  • A driving licence and access to a car would be beneficial. 

 

Job Advert Role Description

What we would like to give you: 

  • 25 days annual leave + Bank Holidays + Birthday Day off
  • Online discounts and cashback rewards
  • SMART pension
  • Technology scheme (qualifying period)
  • Cycle to work scheme (qualifying period)
  • Employee referral scheme
  • Career pathways programme

Please take the time to familiarise yourself with the full job description attached prior to making an application.

We reserve the right to close the vacancy ahead of the closing date if a successful applicant is appointed.

This is a hybrid role.

Division DBS info

We are an equal opportunities employer. 

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Job Description

JD_IT_Security_Engineer.pdf

Closing Date

20/12/2022