Security Engineer - Retail

London Permanent
  • CIA, AAA, IAM, DLP/DRP, RBAC, PKI, SIEM, SOC, network, zero-trust,
  • OWASP, PCI-DSS, GDPR, ISO:27001, M365 (essential), Azure AD

About Our Client

My client is a leading, international, brand working within the retail/food environment.

Job Description

Security Engineer - RetailRole Summary

  • As Security Engineer, you'll take the lead on IT security and Information system governance strategy as well as help enable technology while protecting our employees and customers from cyberthreats.
  • You'll be part of the IT Design team and work closely with all other members of the EU IT team.
  • You'll interact with other departments to ensure chosen security solutions and strategies provide a smooth user experience and build a companywide security awareness program across the estate.
  • In an environment of ever evolving cyberthreats you'll be responsible for ensuring that all company IT deliverables and systems are secured and backed up in accordance with business needs.
  • You'll take the lead on formalising security policies and engage stakeholders to support compliance with security standards and legal requirements.
  • You'll keep up to date with the security threat landscape and evaluate risk to the client to assess maintenance, patch and measures to be put in place.
  • You'll drive internal and external security audits, implement immediate remediation and plan continuous security improvements.
  • While working on and improving the internal security tools, you'll also need to assess potential external solutions and suppliers.
  • You'll help build IT Disaster Response and Recovery Plan and Security Breach Drills.
  • You'll be escalation point for security incident and be responsible for getting to the bottom of things, leading analysis down to the root cause and implement counter measures.

The Successful Applicant

Security Engineer - RetailTo be successful, you'll need to demonstrate that:

  • Demonstrable experience in a security & IT governance role, ideally in multisite hybrid/cloud first environment.
  • You are fluent in English. Skills in any other language used in one of the group's countries is a plus (French, Spanish, German) to communicate internally and with solution providers.
  • Your security fluency covers CIA, AAA, IAM, DLP/DRP, RBAC, PKI, SIEM, SOC, network, zero-trust, OWASP, PCI-DSS, GDPR, ISO:27001.
  • You understand IT architecture at a level where you can design and advice on the security of information systems. This includes (but not limited to) infrastructure, cloud technologies, software.
  • You have strong knowledge of M365 security & governance, Azure AD, Azure security features and implementation.

What's on Offer

Security Engineer - Retail


Offering a competitive package, hybrid working and flexible work environment

David Turner
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+44 20 7269 2310

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David Turner
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