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IT Security Engineer

Industry:- IT Security

Location: Malta, Europe

The Position

We are looking for an IT Security Engineer to join our professional team of Engineers.

In this technical position the selected person will be responsible for evaluating, designing, and implementing cyber security-focused technologies and services while working with other technical engineers and project team members to create secure environments for our customers. The individual will accomplish these tasks through security focused projects and by reviewing, creating, and approving security standards and technical implementation plans/ designs for non-security driven projects. The person will also participate in tier 2/3 security operations support, on-call rotation, and incident handling and remediation.

Requirements:

  • A degree in computer science, IT, systems engineering, or related qualification
  • 2+ years’ work experience in configuration and troubleshooting VPN technologies. IPS systems, content security, security information and event management systems
  • Good knowledge of IP networking, routing, Firewalls, End Security
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of a minimum of 3 of the 6 following areas:
    • Next Generation Firewalls
    • Network Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems
    • Web Application Firewalls
    • Log management & SIEM
    • Cloud Security Platforms
    • SOAR Platforms
    • Endpoint Security Suites
    • Automation skills utilizing Powershell or Python
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong attention to detail with an analytical mind and outstanding problem-solving skills
  • Great awareness of cybersecurity trends
  • Proven ability to engage and work with other technical experts and incorporate their input and feedback into broader technical solutions

Preference will be given to candidates who have certifications in IT security-related fields from industry leaders like Cisco, Check Point, CyberArk, Tenable etc.

What we offer:

  • A competitive salary & Performance Bonus
  • Health Insurance & Mobile Allowance
  • A hybrid working arrangement
  • A fun, flexible, multicultural, and diverse working environment
  • Regular social activities

Please note that an important requirement of this role is the attainment of a Personnel Security Clearance certificate applied for in Malta. An application for this certificate can only be processed by the relevant authority if the applicant is from either an EU Member State, from the UK or has been residing in the Maltese islands for the past five years. Unless this requirement can be fulfilled, we will not be able to proceed with your application.