IT Operations Engineer - Security

  • Metro Bank
  • EC4M 7AN
  • Jul 31, 2019
Full time

Job Description

Do you love solving complex IT security challengers? Can you guide colleagues on improving our patching process? Are you looking to join the Banking Revolution that puts customer experience before anything else? If yes, then we may have the role for you!

As an IT Operations Engineer, you will support the Head of IT Operations in looking after our patching process across our data centre and cloud services. You will be responsible for making sure new applications are patched accurately, to protect the Bank and our customers from external threats.

So what will you be doing…

• Troubleshooting security vulnerabilities and delivering solutions
• Organising and overseeing patching activities
• Improving security processes and procedures
• Documenting our procedures and keeping them up to date
• Reviewing the process design documentations and challenging the team on any concerns

You need to be this kind of person…

• Passionate about providing unparalleled levels of service and convenience for customers
• Prepared to stick at something – we get nervous if someone has jumped from job to job
• Able to work and learn quickly in a fast paced, fun and dynamic environment

We always support colleagues to develop their skills.  But to be successful in this job you really do need to already be able to do most of these wonderful things...

• Significant experience of Linux and Windows operating systems
• The ability to identify and resolve IT security threats
• A good understanding of networks, security and patch management
• You will be able to improve and automate patching processes
• Experience of Unix / Redhat Linux, including Shell scripting would be amazing

Diverse teams really are the best teams. We know that candidates (especially women, research tells us) may be put off applying for a job unless they can tick every box. We also know that ‘normal’ office hours aren’t always doable, and while we can’t accommodate every flexible working request we are happy to be asked. So if you are excited about working with us and think you can do much of what we are looking for but aren’t sure if you are 100% there yet… why not give it a whirl? Good luck!