Information Security Engineer

Location City of London
Discipline: Information & Cyber Security
Job type: Permanent
Salary: 50- 60k per annum

H&R Talent are seeking a talented Information Security Engineer to join a prestigious company based in Central London that will help safeguard the company’s computer networks and systems.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Develop a set of security standards and best practices for the organization and recommend security enhancements as needed.

  • Develop strategies to respond to and recover from a security breach

  • Conduct training and build awareness to educate the workforce on information security.

  • Conducts network scans periodically to check for any vulnerability.

  • Monitor networks and systems for intrusions and security breaches.

  • Investigate and prepare reports when a breach happens


  • Knowledge and experience in multiple operating systems (Windows, Linux, iOS, Android)

  • Professional experience in a system administration role supporting multiple platforms and applications

  • Strong experience with anti-virus software, intrusion detection, firewalls, vulnerability scanning, threat intelligence and content filtering

  • Good experience with scripting languages, such as Python and software defined security 

  • Experience in developing security architecture and standards

  • Experience designing secure networks, systems and application architectures

  • Ability to communicate and relay network security issues to peers and management

  • Basic coding skills, such as HTML, CSS and other languages