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IT Security Engineer

  • Permanent
  • Southampton, Hampshire, England
  • £45000

An IT Security Engineer is required by a software house who specialise in creating solutions for the retail market, based in Southampton. Candidates can expect a salary of up to £45,000 + Benefits

The post holder will be configuring and installing network devices and services (routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, VPN) along with liaising senior infrastructure engineers for supporting, installation of new hardware. You will be responsible for supporting the company infrastructure and security across all aspects of the IT Network, Firewall, Databases and System Infrastructure, internal systems, critical servers, software, website, services, monitoring and capacity planning.

As the IT Security Engineer, you will be responsible for the design, engineering, operation and security of the network infrastructure. Whilst conducting regular security audits on the company network infrastructure and environments, identify threats/risks & to implement mitigation actions including patches & hotfixes.

Responsibilities / Skills required:

  • Proven IT Support experience with a recent focus on working in an IT / Network security role.
  • Working experience of managing firewalls, SIEM, IPS, ADS, AV and patch deployment
  • Good knowledge of network security / Cybersecurity
  • Working within a security governance framework (PCI-DSS, ISO 27001)
  • Experience of working with customer facing systems
  • An InfoSec certification such as; CEH, CISM CISSP or CCNA Security is highly desirable

Client –

You will join a highly successful IT company who have been established for over 35 years. The company are an investor in people and provide a structured professional career development plan, bonuses, pension, medical insurance and team social events. The organisation also operates an employee wellbeing support programme.

Who this role will suit?

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced IT Network & Security Engineer to come join a growing IT department and company.  


  • Salary to £45,000 +
  • Structured professional career development plan
  • Bonus
  • Pension and medical insurance policy
  • Team social events
  • Employee well-being programme


Southampton / Hampshire

Commute from – Portsmouth, Bournemouth, Winchester

To Apply:

Please send your CV to Jason Price at CV Screen in strict confidence. Alternatively give a call on 07747 288 143 to discuss your skills and suitability.

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Jason Price