Skills: Security Specialist / Operational Security Specialist. The purpose of this role is to act as part of the operational security team within the Information Security department. The purpose of this role is to ensure the normal operation of the Security infrastructure, applications and platforms through provision of proactive and reactive security provision to protect the organisation and its customers.

Essential for the role:

  • Leading professional security certifications
  • Firewall vendor certifications
  • Network certifications
  • Degree or equivalent experience


Role is to provide operational security support and management of the wide Security infrastructure, applications and platforms this includes (but is not limited to):

  • Firewalls (IP & Application)
  • Intrusion Detection & Prevention platform
  • Denial of Services appliances
  • Application security tools & testing
  • Anti-Malware services
  • Database security tools
  • Web & Mail security filtering technologies
  • Security servers and security related appliances
  • Virtualisation security
  • End-point security
  • Data Centre security
  • Multi-factor security & AAA services
  • Crypto (PKI) platforms
  • Ensure that external security infrastructure related service providers meet their agreed SLAs
  • Participate in tasks and initiatives as defined by the Head of Information Security or delegate
  • Constructively contribute to continuous improvement within the IT Division
  • Lead and mentor Operational security analysts
  • Implement security technologies based on design documents
  • Ensure security requirements are met, policies were followed and best practices were used during implementation.
  • Write build documents and operations guides
  • Troubleshoot, identify and take ownership on security problems



Location: Winchester, Hampshire

Start: ASAP

Duration: 4 Months

Salary: £475pd


Contact:Steve Spevack

Telephone:01442 291 800