Cyber Security Engineer

We are looking for a passionate Cyber Security Engineer to join our evolving Cyber Security capability, providing value service to business colleagues and customers in the world of risk awareness.
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Who we are

The Workshop is a tech company that develops intuitive software for the online gaming industry. Our motto is to move “Fearlessly Forward” together. Cooperative innovation is at the center of everything we do – from our games, new products and technologies, to how we collaborate and share inspiration with one another.

What we believe

We understand that great ideas come from great people, and great people thrive when they’re trusted to challenge, change, improve, and perfect our products and processes. Our forte lies in the diversity of our skills – and that comes from the diversity of our people.

Our commitment to you

The Workshop is committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace, where we all learn together, trust each other, and value collaboration. We welcome candidates of all genders, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age, nationality, belief (or lack thereof), and programming language preference. As an equal opportunity employer, we offer a friendly, supportive working environment for all. It’s a place where you can try new ideas, take risks, and enjoy the support to move Fearlessly Forward.

What you'll do

  • Implement and manage security systems across the entire organisation’s network, including, next generation firewalls (NGFW) intrusion detection/prevention systems (IDS/IPS), web application firewalls, endpoint security solutions and etc.
  • Proactively identify potential problems and improvements that can be made within the current security systems deployment.
  • Research new security related technologies and advancements to provide recommendations for ongoing improvements to the organisation.
  • Work with infrastructure engineering teams to ensure the organisation’s technology platforms, including operating systems and network security devices are hardened in accordance with industry security standards.
  • Cover system maintenance, troubleshooting and BAU activities for network and endpoint security solutions.
  • Work with vendors where required to provide effective incident resolution.
  • Maintain a detailed set of documentation related to all network and endpoint security systems and solutions.
  • Participate in knowledge sharing with other members of the Corporate Security team.

What you'll bring

  • Experience in the cybersecurity industry.
  • Extensive experience with and in-depth understanding of Next Generation Firewall platforms. Both Cisco and Palo Alto administration and implementation experience.
  • Provisioning of IDS/IPS, Proxy, Content filtering, Authentication and identity management.
  • In-depth understanding of ISO model.
  • Understanding of network and web related protocols (e.g., TCP/IP, UDP, IPSEC, HTTP, HTTPS, routing and switching protocols, etc.).
  • Extensive knowledge of the Windows, Linux and MAC operating systems.
  • Extensive knowledge of the Virtualization fundamentals of both VMware ESX and Openstack.
  • Proficient in scripting languages (Python, Go, Ruby).
  • Must be an intelligent, articulate, consensus-building individual who can serve as an effective member of the cyber security engineering team and communicate effectively information security-related concepts.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to maintain strict confidentiality of the company’s internal and personnel affairs.
  • Ability to manage multiple concurrent objectives or activities, and effectively make judgments in prioritising and time allocation in a high-pressure environment.
  • Ability to deal with changes and adapt to a changing environment.
  • Ability to work well with others, with an emphasis on virtual teams across multiple time zones.
  • Able to harness different skills and experience, and build a strong sense of team spirit
  • Highly self-motivated and directed.
  • Ability to work and communicate effectively in a multi-office environment and willingness to travel to other offices overseas as required.
  • Excellent verbal communication and writing skills.
  • Strong documentation/technical writing skills.
  • Must demonstrate professionalism and maturity when working with internal business functions, peers, senior management, and vendors

What's in it for you

  • Inspiring and fulfilling work at an innovative and values-driven company creating cutting-edge tech
  • Attractive salary and customisable benefits package
  • Flexible working hours and ways of working
  • Contemporary and accessible office environments with a range of workplace perks
  • Six weeks’ paid leave for every four years of service
  • Relocation package for you and your family including soft-landing package services to help you settle in (applicable in Spain, if you are moving from a different city/country)
  • Being part of a team with a forward-looking, international mindset and agile working practices
  • A friendly, inclusive and multicultural environment (we are made up of over 35 nationalities, speaking almost 30 languages)
  • Wellbeing programmes, learning and personal growth opportunities
  • A range of employee events throughout the year, including team building activities, Learning Labs, Hackathons and Designathons
  • Opportunities to shape the tech community within and outside of the company, through mentoring and knowledge-sharing

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

We usually respond within three days

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Our culture

We’re lucky enough to have a home in two of Europe’s best tech cities – London and Malaga – and are proud of our diversity. Our Inventors represent over 40 different nationalities and almost 30 languages.

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