IT Security Engineer/Architect

Salary

Paying up to £90,000

Industry

IT Networking and Infrastructure

Job Type

Permanent

Location

London

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We are looking for an experienced IT Security Architect/Engineer with extensive experience in reviewing, designing, implementing and supporting solutions to secure an organisation’s critical IT assets.You will be part of a diverse global media and advertising firm with huge opportunities and significant opportunity for continuous learning and progression.

ABOUT THE ROLE
Key duties will be the review of solutions to ensure compliance, and the implementation and support of solutions on the road map of the security infrastructure within IPG, including conducting product evaluations, proofs-of-concept, pilots and deployments while enabling the business to meet the requirements of the information security technology architecture, strategy and baseline.

Responsibilities:
·Lead the identification of security improvements to IPG’s Active Directory and Office 365 environments. Work with IPG’s Security Architecture function to incorporate these into the security roadmap and assist the Security Engineering function to implement them.
·Lead the identification of security improvements to IPG’s Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure environments. Work with IPG’s Security Architecture function to incorporate these into the security roadmap and assist the Security Engineering function to implement them.
·Assist IPG’s Security Architecture function to perform application and data security reviews to confirm that new applications and changes to applications are compliant with IPG’s policies and standards, as well to ensure that the right security controls are applied to applications to keep data secure.
·Assist the IPG Security Architecture and Enterprise Applications functions to apply security controls such as multi-factor authentication, database encryption, database monitoring and web application firewall to applications.
·Assist the IPG Security Architecture and Enterprise Applications to evaluate new solutions, such as key management, database monitoring, Cloud Access Security Brokers and integration with IPG’s security information event management system. Assist with the design of recommended solutions, and work with project managers and architects during implementation.
·Assist with a pilot of Microsoft Rights Management. Lead the implementation of subsequent rollouts.
·Provide technical expertise to the IPG Security Engineering and Security Architecture functions during the full lifecycle of product evaluation, recommendation, testing, installation, rollout and support
·Design, implement and support security solutions in compliance with IPG’s security-related Standards, Policies, Procedures, and Security Architecture standards, guidelines, reference architectures and implementation patterns
·Collaborate with project teams and IPG’s Security Engineering and Architecture functions in research and design phases of solutions to ensure that information security is a fundamental quality
·Assist IPG’s Security Engineering and Security Architecture functions to research new security technologies and their application to the corporate environment.
·Design and document the implementation of a new system or new interfaces between systems
·Follow best practices on Secure SDLC (e.g., threat modeling, integrating security considerations into the testing cycle)

ABOUT YOU
You will need experience in:
·The implementation of multi-factor authentication for applications
·The design and implementation of database security solutions
·Web server and web application security and remediation, and of Web Application Firewalls.
·Implementing security controls in Microsoft Active Directory and Office 365 services.
·Implementing security controls in AWS and Microsoft Azure cloud services
·Implementation and deployment of Privileged Account Management and just-in-time admin rights products.
·The deployment of Microsoft Enterprise Digital Rights Management.
·The deployment of Cloud Access Security Brokers. Experience of Netscope or Skyhigh Networks is preferred.
·Penetration testing methods
·A global organization liaising other teams, such as Corporate Applications, Enterprise Applications, Internal Audit, agency CIOs, agency compliance coordinators, etc.
·Compliance frameworks and security management standards
·Best practices/standards (e.g.PCI DSS, HIPAA, State data breach laws)
·CISSP, CISM, GIAC, CCNA, CCENT, GSEC, or MCSA certification required

ABOUT THE COMPANY
The client is one of the world’s premier advertising and marketing services companies. Their agency brands deliver custom marketing solutions to many of the world’s largest advertisers. They cover the spectrum of marketing disciplines and specialties, from public relations and consumer advertising, to mobile and search engine marketing. Their client solutions vary from project-based activity involving one agency and its client to long-term, fully-integrated campaigns created by a group of our companies working together on behalf of a client. With offices in over 100 countries, they can operate in a single region or align work globally across all major world markets. Based in Central London this company has an enviable location with great facilities and opportunities abound.

ABOUT THE REWARDS
£80,000-£90,000 per annum
Life Assurance. Group Income Protection. Pension Scheme. PMI. Dental & Insurance. Travel Insurance. Personal Accident Insurance. Retail Vouchers. Cycle to Work,

HOW TO APPLY
Great opportunities like this don’t last long. Submit your CV now at sophies@jitr.co.uk. Alternatively, give Sophie a call on 02030 966763 to discuss whether this role is right for you.