Senior Security Engineer - Zurich
Senior Security Engineer
For our Software and Services client here in Zurich we are looking for a Senior Security Engineer who blends technical knowledge (3rd level escalation point), business understanding and a keen interest in emerging and new technologies. This position is full-time starting asap.
Our client is a well-established, globally operating Software and Services organisation based in the region of Zurich. With offices in over 60 different countries they blend digital technologies with other established industries to revolutionise the way people use their products.
They are currently integrating global applications onto a Private Cloud, alongside a huge consolidation of disparate systems. The plan being a fully virtual, mobile and scalable cloud infrastructure that interfaces seamlessly with the business; naturally this needs to be secured on both a Network and Application level.
This exciting role will allow the Senior Security Engineer to be at the forefront of technology, in a truly modern security landscape. You will have responsibilities spanning looking after the core data center infrastructure, developing future services and systems that are compliant, architecture planning and detailed incident response coming from the intrusion detection, event management and prevention systems.
As a Security professional you are required to stay abreast of new and emerging technologies to help advise on new products and systems to implement.
The right person for the role:
You don't believe in doing something because it has always been done that way, you also understand that the next big thing for Network Security will be automation and orchestration. Freeing you, as a security professional, to focus on modifying security and implementing the best and most efficient systems to keep Security abreast with technology.
The ideal person will be a seasoned Security Engineer with experience in different technical areas of security, both network and infrastructure (forensics, windows/linux infrastructure, 3rd level incident reporting) and running penetration tests on applications. You will have a strong understanding of the Security market, both vendors and current and emerging threats.
Knowledge in several of the below topics:
If you feel you have the skills for this position please don't hesitate to get in touch, please note that this position, due to permit reasons, is only available to Swiss citizens or EU passport holders.