Cyber Security Specialist - Publie Infrastructure

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    £40 - £60 per annum

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    Jamie Wightman

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    6 months

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    Jamie Wightman

Are you an ambitious and experienced Cyber Security specialist with a background in public infrastructure? Are you looking to join a cutting edge firm spearheading the latest technology? Our client, a truly exciting name at the forefront of the aerospace sector, are currently looking to add Cyber Security expertise to support the development and launch of their latest project.

Your day-to-day:

  • Setup, maintain and support an internal and external Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) for the company group
  • Perform PKI daily operations and support requests to provide the user with required certificates (signature, encryption, digital certificate, etc.)
  • Contribute to the technical direction on all areas of PKI architecture, including policies, standards, strategies, automation, and governance
  • Analyzing all aspects of the existing infrastructure and providing recommendations to enhance system reliability, availability, serviceability, and scalability
  • Lead emerging trend research, orchestrate product evaluations, and select the latest industry standards and tools which are PKI and IAM specific
  • Implement and coordinate controls for Identity lifecycle management (recertification, user reviews, etc.)
  • Conduct POC's of new Access Management products and services to validate integration needs
  • Act as a subject matter expert for all IAM related topics and provide technical support and advise within projects

Your profile:

  • 4-5 years of professional experience in a related environment is required
  • Experience in Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) is required
  • Understanding of X.509, RSA and general certificate management processes are required
  • Hands-on knowledge of Identity Governance and Administration, Single Sign-On, Provisioning Federated Identity, Multi-factor Authentication, Privileged Access Management is beneficial
  • Good understanding of authentication protocols like Kerberos, SAML, OAUTH, OpenID, etc.
  • Experience with certificate lifecycle management
  • Solid experience with Microsoft Certificate Services
  • Experience with commercial Certificate Authority providers
  • Experience authoring Certificate Polices and Certification Practice Statements (CP/CPS)
  • Strong proficiency in cryptography
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Fluent English language skills (written and spoken) and German would be good to have
  • Proactive and solution oriented independent working approach