Consult Red are looking for an skilled Cyber Security Engineer with hands on experience to support staff in the UK, Poland and US.
Consult Red is an employee-owned company and a trusted partner to some of the world's largest brands. We're an R&D technology partner that develops cutting-edge 'Internet of Things (IoT) smart, connected products, video and broadband end-user equipment streaming TV devices, networks and platforms. Connected devices and systems developed by Consult Red are currently in more than 30 million homes around the world.
Our story started in 2003 when five friends founded the company in Shipley, West Yorkshire. Since then, we've grown a lot. We work with the world's leading media operators, including Liberty Global (Virgin, UPC), Comcast (Sky) and AT&T (Directv), and in the last 12 months alone we’ve grown our team in the UK, Poland and the US by 40%. We're now over 220 people globally, working collaboratively to provide an industry-leading consultancy service across software development, hardware, embedded, and cloud technologies.
We're proud to be an employee-owned business. At Consult Red, everyone has a stake, and everyone has a say. The employees are the business owners, and we work together with shared values and purpose towards our common goals. We want every team member to feel empowered, have a say in our future, and share in our success.
We are a fast-growing company and like many companies cyber security is becoming increasingly important to us and our customers. We recently achieved ISO27001 certification, but this is just the start of our initiative to improve our cyber security posture. We are committed to an ongoing programme of cyber security improvements ranging from infrastructure updates to company-wide awareness.
Our Cyber security engineer will be the first member of our IT team dedicated to cyber security. They will take a key role in many of our security initiatives. While hacks can be fiendishly complex the fundamentals of cyber security on day-to-day basis are straightforward, it is vital to be constantly aware of emerging vulnerabilities, to prioritise them and then remediate in the appropriate timescale. Maintaining our day-to-day cyber security in this fashion will a key responsibility for a new cyber security engineer.
This role is part of a global team of IT professionals that deliver in-depth technical services for the most critical applications and infrastructure to ensure that they are highly resilient against existing and emerging cyber security threats.
This role requires a hands-on individual, responsible for the implementation and maintenance of SOC-related infrastructure and a range of technologies. The main focus will be development and operation of our the SIEM infrastructure, with scope of responsibilities expanding into other technical information security projects.