IT Security Engineer

Permanent @Garniche Jobs UK in IT
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  • Job ID 326052

Job Description

At Roke

Roke is a world-class engineering and technology company, with a trusted and long-standing record of delivery spanning research & development, products, managed-services and consultancy, serving customers across the globe. The markets Roke operates in are broad but they are frequently cross-cutting at engineering and delivery levels; markets include defence, national security, industry sectors with diversity being at the centre of Roke’s strategy.

The Opportunity

Roke has a small team, based in the main Romsey office, dedicated to IT Security. We are building our monitoring capability and working to improve the security of diverse IT networks in use at Roke sites across multiple locations in the UK.
We are looking to increase the team with someone who will:
Work within the IT Security team to monitor networks, investigate alerts and resolve issues.
Maintain and optimise existing tooling and identify gaps in coverage. Work with the team and suppliers to find and implement the best tools to fill these gaps.
Support the business and project teams in identifying secure ways to achieve their project objectives.
Work with the team and other teams on site to maintain or gain accreditations (e.g. ISO27001, Cyber Essentials Plus, NIST (Apply online only))
Review and assess vulnerabilities and their potential impact on the Roke infrastructure.

The ideal candidate will have:

Previous experience in an IT/IT Security role
Knowledge of typical technologies used in a corporate network; servers, storage, networking, virtualisation, endpoints, cloud technologies
Some knowledge of IT Security specific toolsets; SIEM, firewalls, AV, network access control, endpoint monitoring and protection
Good analytical and reporting skills
An enquiring mind and be a critical thinker; questioning how we do things and where we can make improvements.

Why You Should Join Us

We have a competitive salary and access to a number of additional flexible benefits, which will cover Health and Wellbeing, Savings and Protection and Life, Leisure and Entertainment. 

Roke has a great community of groups with shared interests. These enable people to share ideas and be passionate about tools, technologies and techniques, which interest them.

We are committed to a policy of Equal Opportunity, Diversity and Inclusion. Our working environment is friendly, creative and inclusive. We will consider flexible working arrangements and support a diverse work-force and those with additional needs.


Due to the nature of this position, we require you to have SC clearance before starting with us. As a result, you should be a British Citizen and have resided in the UK for the last 5 years for SC