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Endpoint Security Specialist

Location: UK - Hatfield, UK - London, UK - Birmingham, UK - Manchester, UK - Edinburgh, UK - Leeds, UK - Liverpool, UK - Mobile England | Job-ID: 36983 | Contract type: Standard | Business Unit: Others


Our Group Information Assurance function is responsible for the security management of Computacenter’s information assets and those of our Managed Service customers.


Our mission statement is: To facilitate the identification and operation of all applicable requirements to security compliance, safeguarding valued and valuable information. We work in collaboration with the business to achieve strategic objectives by driving the adoption of best practice methodologies, whilst focusing on continual improvement to enhance our customer experience.


Continued growth means we are again looking to add to our team we are building a new Security Operations Centre, SOC, to ensure a coordinated response to the increasing cyber threats to the business. The application security specialist will support the Security Operations Lead in delivering core cyber defence services to Computacenter.


As the Endpoint Security Specialist, you will support the Security Operations Lead in delivering core cyber defence services to Computacenter. You will also deliver core cyber security capability including benchmarking security standards, security information and event management, vulnerability analysis, security incident investigation and response to support Computacenter in increasing cyber resilience.



What you’ll be doing:



  • Lead within the SOC team for all aspects of security relating to Endpoint workplace technologies.
  • Rapid response to cyber security incidents as part of the Computacenter CSIRT virtual team.
  • Delivery of high-quality, prioritised, and up-to-date information about the security threats that are relevant to Computacenter.
  • Collaborate with endpoint maintainers to ensure secure configuration of endpoints which support Computacenter.
  • Collaborate with cyber defence leadership to inform and influence good security working practices.
  • Operate as Endpoint (Workplace) Security Operations Lead for cyber security. 
  • Deliver and manage Computacenter baseline security standards for all types of Endpoint device.
  • Support the SOC team to optimise the use of cyber security tools to protect Computacenter endpoints from cyber-attacks and security incidents.
  • Lead on the introduction of new technologies into Security Monitoring and ensure the ongoing effectiveness of security monitoring related to Endpoints (Workplace).
  • Deliver specialist security support to core Computacenter functions including asset, configuration, patch and vulnerability management.
  • Support cyber exposure reduction in driving remediation of vulnerabilities (patch, configuration and administration) within Computacenter business units.
  • Deliver specialist investigation and analysis on cyber security incidents to support the Computacenter Cyber Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT).
  • Support Computacenter Chief Technology Officer and Design Authority for Endpoint operational security.
  • Deliver Computacenter server & network expertise into Security operations including SIEM, SOAR, EDR and other services.
  • Deliver specialist security support into Computacenter ITIL processes.




What you’ll bring




  • Experience of cyber security management systems to support the identification, prevention, and remediation of cyber risks.
  • Experience in implementing specialist security frameworks including CIS Benchmarks.
  • Highly experienced with the full range of Microsoft security products including Defender 365, Office 365 Advanced Security Management, Office 365 Data Loss Prevention, Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection (ATP), Windows Information Protection, Azure Active Directory Identity Protection and Sentinel.
  • Experience of EDR solutions such as Fireeye, Crowdstrike and MDE.
  • Strong knowledge of Operating systems, Windows, Unix and mobile.
  • Experience in end-to-end information security incident management, mitigating and addressing threat vectors including but not limited to Advanced Persistent Threat (APT), Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS), Phishing and Malware
  • Security experience of working in Cloud environments such as AWS, Azure, & GCP.
  • Vendor Security certifications such as Microsoft.
  • Strong stakeholder, relationship management and communication skills.
  • Must have or be able to obtain UK security clearance.




Why should you join the GIA Team at Computacenter?



Computacenter is growing and we are seeing a lot of investment in our GIA team, meaning you will be working with the latest technologies. Not only that but you will have the chance to continuously develop your security knowledge with us.  


You will be involved in so many business projects whilst working with passionate Cyber Security Professionals.



If you are looking for a team that offers development and flexibility look no further and apply today.


Current information for our applicants


We have made our application and recruitment process virtual, we are excited to bring talent like you on board to join our growing teams within Computacenter. Our recruiters remain available to you should you have any questions. We are looking forward to getting to know you!



About us


Computacenter is a leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services, with about 18,000 employees worldwide and a global revenue of £6.7 billion (2021). We work at the heart of digitisation, advising organisations on IT strategy, implementing the most appropriate technology and managing our customers’ infrastructures.


We offer a friendly, open working environment without too much fuss about hierarchy. We are looking for professionals with diverse competencies, personalities and strengths who want to live our shared value of teamwork and performance.


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