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Group Cyber Security Engineer

Job Description

About Us

Midwich is a forward-thinking AIM listed organisation, whose international growth projection is both exciting and demanding. Our partners are world leading brands including Samsung, LG, Canon and Panasonic to name a few and they demand effective marketing that delivers results through sales.
Part of Midwich’s future strategy is to continue its successful buy and grow activities, which have traditionally been led by the Group Managing Director.
As one of the leading AV/IT distribution Companies in the UK, we offer a range of exciting career paths in Sales, Business Management, Finance, Marketing and Logistics to name but a few.

About the Role

We are currently looking for a Group IT Cyber Security Engineer to join us during an exciting time of growth to join our Cyber Security team. This role will be conducting of Group wide internal/external penetration testing with a Red Team approach in mind to implement security measures to resolve vulnerabilities, mitigate risks and/or work with local support teams to achieve protection against highlight security risks/concerns.

What you will be doing in this role
• Presenting findings to your direct manager in the form of a formal report at the conclusion of each round of testing.
• Assist companies in the testing of local Wi-Fi networks from a security perspective.
• Assess adequate access controls based on least privilege and need-to-know methodologies.
• Performing regular security reviews, risk assessments and audits for all Group companies.
• Visiting Group locations as and when required to conduct physical penetrations tests if supported by an appropriate skillset.
• Apply security policies to all applications and services in active use by the Group and producing suggestions to shut down/decommission those no longer required.
• Ensure all systems security operations and security maintenance activities are properly documented and updated as necessary.
• Assist/take lead in responding to and security cyber security incidents across the Group.
• Take part in technical discussions to communicate and effectively voice any concerns.

What you will bring to the role

• Highly experienced in PEN testing, ideally with the Red Team approach.
• Large amount of technical knowledge, understand and hands on experience.
• Ability to assist major incidents following/creating policies and procedures.
• Confidence and experience to make suggestions/recommendations to improve the security posture of the group.
• Experience in vulnerability scanning internally of systems and services within a group of companies.
• Experience implementing security measures to resolve vulnerabilities and mitigate risk.

Why you should work here

• Contributory Pension Scheme
• Private Health Care
• Permanent Health Scheme
• Life Cover
• Paid Sickness Leave
• Staff Purchase Scheme
• Recruitment Finders Fee
• Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
• Reduced Gym Membership
• Cycle to Work Scheme
• Free Car Parking
• Shares Programme

Midwich Group is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from all backgrounds. If you meet the qualifications and are interested in this opportunity, please submit your resume and cover letter for consideration.

Please quote "GRP CSE" when applying for this position.

Closing Date 30th May 2024

If you are interested in applying for this position, please contact