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SecOps Engineer

Job Title: SecOps Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £600 - £700 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 12 Months
REF: 15363/001_1548254856
Contact Name: Dominic Parker
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

CONTRACT - SecOps Engineer - Redhat Enterprise Linux - London - 12 Months - OUTSIDE IR35

SecOps Engineer


I'm currently looking for a SecOps Engineer to work on platform improvement and optimization. You'll be looking at incident management, change management, and working to best practice security principles to manage risk.

The Role

  • Providing the security triage and resolution for the cloud infrastructure
  • Responsible for 1st line of defence activities and deliver remediation activities
  • Assist with deployments of security tools/services
  • Assist with integrating security feeds to security tooling and services
  • Develop, maintain and document relevant security documentation
  • Advise on security best practices and enforcing security and access policies
  • Work closely with the central security function
  • Review and assess all change requests
  • Act as first line reviewer for security requests
  • Perform Continuous Service Improvement


  • Proven RedHat Enterprise Linux experience, or RHCE certified RHEL7
  • Experience with SELinux
  • Experience securing AWS for large enterprises
  • AWS Certified in Security Speciality
  • Hands on experience with Chef/Ansible/Puppet scripting
  • 3+ years working as a security analyst managing security incidents in cloud estates
  • Experience working on security programmes to address risks including patching, secure build, vulnerability scanning and remediation, logging and monitoring, threat management and user awareness.
  • Experience with data analysis - extracting information from large sets of data to correlate security events and to tune alerting policies within a SIEM tool. (eg. Splunk, Qualys
  • Knowledge of security standards and frameworks; ISO 27001/2, NIST, PCI DSS, etc.


  • Experience with migrating to cloud platforms such as Amazon Web Services
  • Experience using dev tools (Git, Jenkins, Nexus)

Please send your latest CV for immediate consideration. This role will fall OUTSIDE of IR35.