Senior Security Engineer

Senior Security Engineer
  • €70,000 - €71,000 per Annum
  • Temporary
  • Dublin, Republic of Ireland Dublin Dublin 1Dublin
Job Ref: QM1059
Sector: Accountancy & Finance
Date Added: 26 July 2022

Financial Services Company looking to hire a Senior Security Engineer.

Office space in Blackrock - Hybrid working 2-3 days a week, flexible.

Your Role

As a Senior Security Engineer your main responsibilities will include, but not necessarily be limited to, the following:

  • Plan, analyse and design global security systems including network monitoring, intrusion detection and prevention, identity management, access control, data protection and mobile device management.
  • Initiate upgrades to security systems as necessitated by technology availability, emerging threats, security gaps and business needs.
  • Be the primary security contact for projects during the planning, analysis, and design phases of projects.
  • Serve as a PM when required for enterprise security infrastructure implementations to ensure timely delivery against project timelines.
  • Provide subject matter expertise on key technologies in use within the IT environment.

Your Skills and Experience

As a Senior Security Engineer your skills and qualifications will include:

  • 5+ years' experience working in a global IT environment in a systems integration or deployment & engineering role.
  • Intermediate to Advanced security technology experience
  • Public Cloud familiarity - AWS/Azure
  • Networking knowledge L2/L3
  • Project management skills and ability to manage information security project delivery
  • Experience with working across business unit and geographical boundaries to engage team members required
  • Proven ability to deliver projects & strong communication skills
  • Ability to work with external vendors and service providers
  • Strong understanding of technologies outside of security is required


Vendor/Platform experience in the below an advantage:

  • Product installation, configuration, migration & troubleshooting of networking and security equipment from:
  • Terraform/IaC/CI/CD
  • Firewalls (PaloAlto),
  • CrowdStrike/AV,
  • Proofpoint/Symantec/DLP,
  • SIEM (Splunk),
  • Identity management/CyberArk/Safeguard
  • AD/ADFS/Azure AD

Relevant Industry Certificates an advantage:

  • No pre-requisites on industry certificates although candidates with a history of continual professional development are preferred.
  • AWS/Azure qualifications
  • Networking: CCNA or higher desirable.
  • Information Security: Any of CISSP, CISA or CISM is highly desirable; Other security certifications considered (CEH, OffSec, SANS etc.).
  • Platform & Vendor Specific: Symantec, Splunk, RSA, Microsoft, RedHat, VMWare etc. all considered valuable
  • Project Management: PMI or Prince2 seen as a bonus.

If interested, please apply via the link.

Guidant IRC is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Irish Recruitment
25/08/2022 13:28:46
EUR 70000 71000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Quincy McNamara

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