Cyber Security Engineer

Opus Recruitment Solutions
20 May 2024
17 Jun 2024
Job Type
Cyber Security
Employer Sector
Technology, IT & Telecoms
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Cyber Security Engineer
Contract Duration: 6 months
Rate: (Apply online only)
Location: Bristol – require some onsite
IR35 Status: Inside IR35

About the Role:We are seeking a highly skilled Cyber Security Engineer for a 6–month contract to enhance our cybersecurity posture. The ideal candidate will possess a blend of hands–on experience, industry qualifications, and a deep understanding of cybersecurity standards and regulations. This role requires a proactive individual who can implement robust security solutions and safeguard our on–premise and OT/ICS systems.

Preferred Skills and Experience:
  • Security Technologies & Tools: Strong ability to deploy and configure a variety of security tools and technologies, such as LogRhythm and Claroty, is highly beneficial.
  • Industry Certifications: Holding at least one certification like Microsoft MS–500, AZ–500, SC–900, or VCTA–SEC / VCP–SEC.
  • Cybersecurity Standards & Regulations: Well–versed in international cybersecurity standards and regulations, including NIST–CSF, ISO27k series, NISD, and NIS2.
  • OT Cybersecurity Frameworks: Knowledgeable about OT–specific frameworks such as IEC ISA 99/62443 and NIST SP 800–82.
Essential Skills and Experience:
  • Project Leadership: Demonstrated experience in managing or contributing to projects that introduce new security solutions.
  • Infrastructure Security: Skilled in securing on–premise infrastructures.
  • Network Security: Comprehensive understanding of network security design and technologies.
  • OT/ICS Systems Security: Proven experience in securing Operational Technology and Industrial Control Systems (e.g., SCADA, HMI, PLC).
  • Identity and Access Management: In–depth knowledge of identity and access management.
  • Threat Mitigation: Familiar with common cybersecurity threats and effective countermeasures.
  • Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTP): Proficiency in using frameworks like MITRE ATT&CK.
  • Cloud Security: Advanced understanding of cloud security principles, techniques, and technologies.

If you're interested please send CV to (url removed)