Security Engineer

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    Dublin South

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  • Job type:

    Full Time

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  • Salary:

    €55,000 - 65,000

  • Published:

    20 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Conor McHugh

Job description

Security Engineer


My client, a multinational, telecommunications expert is looking to add a Security Engineer to their IT team. The Security Engineer will assist in the application security testing of its product base.





  • Create and implement sound policies and procedures around product engineering and participate in security projects off the back of it.
  • Become an SME within the company who can communicate across all the business areas on how to function securely while maintaining commercial standards.
  • Ensure all products are tested to best practice standards and on time with results posted to the ticketing system within the secure engineering defined timeframes.
  • Ensure that all documentation and vulnerability reporting is clear and concise for resolution by the resolving party.



  • The individual must have 3+ years’ experience in a penetration testing role;
  • Strong knowledge of all Operating System, web server and database vulnerabilities and secure configuration settings;
  • Working knowledge of the principles of implementation and operation and experience with security technology such as firewalls, multi-level security implementation, security assessments, monitoring, and profiling tools (e.g., IDS/IPS, SEIM, WAF, FIM, etc)
  • Strong knowledge of threats and vulnerabilities associated with application and network security;
  • Understanding of current, popular attack vectors including phishing, drive-by downloads, exploit kits, and server exploitation;
  • Strong knowledge of OWASP, CVSS and current security developments;
  • General knowledge of encryption techniques includes key management;
  • General knowledge of system and network forensic tools and techniques;


For more information and a confidential chat about the position, please contact Conor McHugh on 01 4744622 or email me at