Cyber Security SecOps Engineer, Jobs, 7184

Cyber Security SecOps Engineer - Edinburgh/Midlothian

Technology - IT- Application
Ref: 7184 Date Posted: Wednesday 02 Dec 2020
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Nine Twenty are delighted to be partnering with a rapidly expanding company who are aiming to be the ‘go to’ provider of world class Digital Transformation and Testing services.

Founded in 2018, this Scottish Technology Company is built on extremely solid foundations with a proven delivery track record.

Doubling in size over this past year and half, there is more growth instore for this exciting business and they are on the hunt for a SecOps Engineer.  This is a pivotal time to join an incredibly dynamic and creative team which will allow you to shape your ideal role going forward.

As a SecOps Engineer, you will possess a security conscious engineering mindset, with hands on experience of securing services utilising public cloud services, partnering effectively with various team members along the way. You will also have a DevOps mindset with a view to ‘Automate Everything’ to ensure effective provision of security operational services across our full technology stack. You will be driven, personable and collaborative and possess a strong desire to implement change, growth, and maturity, and have a passion and love for what you do. This role comes with the opportunity to be a high performer within an organisation that is fast-paced, dynamic, and quickly growing in all areas.


  • Planning, implementing, managing, monitoring and upgrading security measures for the protection of organisational systems.
  • Troubleshooting security and problems.
  • Ensuring that the organisation's data and infrastructure are protected by enabling the appropriate security controls.
  • Testing and identifying system vulnerabilities.
  • Supporting preparing, maintaining, and following procedures for logging, reporting, and monitoring security tools.
  • Monitoring security events from multiple sources, analyse the results and escalate, when necessary.
  • Increase the sophistication of our security alerting and escalation mechanisms.
  • Help define, document, evolve, and promote high security standards and best practices across the organisation.
  • Participating in the change management process.


  • 1+ years of professional experience as a SecOps / Cyber Security Engineer
  • Strong experience of software security best practices
  • Good experience providing security services within AWS and with it’s managed products 
  • Working knowledge of automation tooling (Terraform, Ansible, etc)
  • Experience with containers (Docker, Compose, ECS, Kubernetes)
  • Experience with various managed and self-hosted CI/CD tooling (Jenkins, Travis, Drone, Mule, Spinnaker)
  • Strong understanding of DNS, TCPDUMP, CDNS, SSL, Git, Firewalls and networking concepts (VPC, subnetting, VPNs, etc).


Sounds up your street?Get in touch with Zoe on 07825459101.