Cyber Security Engineer - Lead (WJFRP81612)




Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- Yorkshire and the Humber -- E Riding of Yorkshire -- Hull

Job Type

11 May 2021

Closing date
25 May 2021 16:31

Cyber Security Engineer, Hull or home based, in this exciting role you will be part of our inhouse technology team who are delivering a progressive agenda of internal systems change and on-line/ecommerce (B2B & B2C) solutions.

In this key role you will be responsible for the day running and development of security advancements to ensure we protect our all our businesses, customers and stakeholders.  You will help ensure the safeguarding of all information systems & data from unauthorised access and social engineering threats across our infrastructure, endpoints, web/online and cloud environments.

Key responsibilities of the Cyber Security Engineer Lead

  • Investigate & document security related incidents, make recommendations to improve and action implementation of improvements
  • Deploy and maintain local and remote security measures to protect all our systems and infrastructure (eg firewalls and endpoint devices)
  • Perform vulnerability testing and analysis across all business systems and devices, recommend necessary improvements and implement
  • Provide advice and guidance on information security best practices to all businesses within the group

Skills and experience required as the Cyber Security Engineer Lead

  • Solid forensic investigation skills to analyse data where a breach occurs or other types of threat vectors
  • Significant experience in secure deployment, management, maintenance and troubleshooting of multiple IT and on-line systems (eg firewalls, switches, routers, servers & desktops/laptops/mobile devices)
  • Broad knowledge and excellent understanding of information security solutions and their supporting systems, on-prem, cloud and on-line
  • Good understanding of PCI DSS and on-line payment solutions
  • Good understanding of the security frameworks including cyber essentials framework and the controls/processes needed to work within them
  • Experienced in cloud & web security, especially the major platforms and on-line/ecommerce 
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure to achieve the necessary outcomes, but remain calm and instil confidence in others

You will need excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a desire to work as part of a larger technology team, with a can-do attitude, and be enthusiasm for new keeping current with new threats, best practice and  technologies to drive positive and value adding business outcomes.

About us

Today our Group has five fantastic food businesses – Abel & Cole, Belazu, Wellocks, MyFresh and Jackson’s Bakery, which make and deliver some really fab food.

The William Jackson Food Group is a family business with a 170-year history in the food industry. We have dedicated family shareholders who take a long-term view on the way we do business, value our people, work with customers and suppliers, and look after the environment.

Aside from the 33 days holiday a year, we have an Employee Benefit Trust, which is supported by family shareholders keen to ensure we support our colleagues as much as possible with a number of benefits including employee support services available, should you need any independent financial or wellbeing advice, financial awards for colleagues, or their dependents, who play a team sport, financial awards for colleagues who have children at university, appreciation awards to encourage colleagues to value each other’s work as well as various events with opportunities to meet colleagues from the Group’s other businesses.

Contact information

Angela Marshall