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Cyber Security Engineer (Python)

ABF Holdings Ltd
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Cyber Security Engineer (Python)

Reporting to the Security Operations Manager, the Cyber Engineering function performs two key roles; to act as point of escalation, dealing with threats that are not handled by our current operational systems/playbooks, and ensuring any technology, process, or knowledge gaps are remedied for future incidents so we can continue to improve our service.

This role specifically focuses on the development activity required to achieve those improvements, adding new, or improving existing capabilities to empower our SOC analysts.

Cyber Engineer II (Development) Responsibilities:

• Taking ownership of the Security Development Roadmap by collating and triaging requirements and ensuring effective delivery.
• Championing SecDevOps by establishing and promoting a culture of secure development and developing the automation of security tasks.
• Collaborating with other DevOps groups in the business to standardise an effective toolset and working practices.
• Tracking development effectiveness, measuring and continually improving code accuracy and efficiency.
• Using a blend of security and development knowledge, codify security best practice into SOC tools.
• Maintain an effective software development lifecycle process.
• Supporting and mentoring other members of the team by 'knowledge sharing' to help aid development.
• Managing security incidents in the role of Incident Commander.
• Continuously developing and building relationships with Business Unit security and operations teams.
• Work to identifying inefficiencies and working to improve the effectiveness and quality of the service we offer.

Cyber Engineer II (Development) Requirements:

• Commercial experience of Software Development.
• Commercial experience of developing software in Python (preferably, although other languages considered).
• Experience of working with APIs.
• Experience of using connectivity solutions such as message queueing and data transformation technologies.
• Good understanding of configuration management.
• Good overall Windows Operating System experience.
• Familiarity with commonly deployed security technologies, such as SIEM tools, Firewalls, Intrusion Prevention Solutions, Internet Proxy Servers, Data Loss Prevention, Endpoint Detection and Response tools, Antivirus and Email filtering.

About Associated British Foods (ABF Holdings):

Associated British Foods is a diversified international food, ingredients and retail group with sales of £15.6bn, 137,000 employees and operations in 50 countries across Europe, southern Africa, the Americas, Asia and Australia.

Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire PE2 6WZ

Job type: Full Time, Permanent

Salary: £Competitive

You may have experience of the following: : Security Engineer, Python Developer, Cyber Security Engineer, Security Operations, Azure, SecOps, DevSecOps, SecDevOps, Powershell, Linux, Windows, OWASP, Code Vulnerability etc...... click apply for full job details

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