SecOps Engineer

Engineering | UK

Role overview

The objective of SecOps is to provide a secure and safe environment for our staff to work in and our systems to deliver value to our customers.

We work with some of the biggest grocery retailers and CPG companies around the world and we have embraced cloud adoption to host our systems. As a SecOps engineer in Retail Insight the purpose of this role is to help us improve our security posture and increase our capability.

We are a business that is committed to achieving SOC 2 assurance and this role will play a key part in establishing solid security controls to help us achieve this commitment.

To do this, you will work alongside Platform, Operations and Development teams to design, build and integrate security features help with day-to-day security operations whilst ensuring our processes and procedures demonstrate control that will satisfy SOC 2 requirements. You will play a key role shaping SecOps at Retail Insight for the future.

In this role, you’ll get to

  • Day-to-day security operations – Security dashboard reviews & incident investigations.
  • Establishing new or improved security operational practices ensuring we meet the control requirements for SOC 2.
  • Ensure vulnerability assessments are carried out on key resources and to work with other teams to remediate them.
  • Work with Platform and Development team to ensure security is built into the platform, solution and network architecture and non-functional security requirements are delivered.
  • Participate in security audits and reviews and work on any actions assigned to you.
  • Help maintain control over logical and physical access – identify opportunites where we can make improvements.
  • Using scripting or tools, automate our current manual process minimize human effort.
  • Increase cybersecurity awareness by creating best practice guides.
  • Provide advice or assistance for colleagues with security related issues.
  • Ensure critical or high severity events and incidents are not allowed to propagate further and major incident handling is initiated.

We are looking for people who

  • 3+ years security administration and operations, Azure including Microsoft 365
  • Scripting experience – Powershell, Bash or equivalent
  • Experience of working in a SOC2 or ISO27001 environment
  • Strong knowledge of security technologies (IDS/IPS/IPFirewall/WAF)
  • Knowledge and experience of Azure Security Center, Cloud Application Security, Microsoft/Azure Defender, Microsoft 365 Security and Compliance and Microsoft Endpoint Management (aka InTune)
  • Familiar with Azure Sentinel or equivalent SIEM systems.
  • A good understanding of Ethical Hacking and be capable of running aspects of pen testing and/or vulnerability scanning or validate remediations
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skill
  • Strong attention to detail and critical thinking 
  • Curious – analytical problem solver
  • Passionate about technology

About Retail Insight

Retail Insight takes data and turns it into action. Our advanced algorithms unlock valuable insights that drive better decision-making for retailers and CPGs.

We’re a unique blend of retail expertise built up from extensive industry experience; mathematical talent that builds and maintains sophisticated algorithms; and engineering skill that handles vast volumes of data regularly.

We focus on the factors that drive sales and profit performance, minimize waste and loss, and increase operational efficiency. The result: dynamic solutions that provide actionable insights and unparalleled time to value.

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