IT Security Engineer
Posted on 7/19/2023

51-200 employees

Remote employee equipment lifecycle platform
Company Overview
Firstbase is on a mission to help more companies succeed. Firstbase is building the core infrastructure that makes remote and hybrid work possible and sustainable for companies around the world.
London, UK • United Kingdom
Experience Level
Desired Skills
IT & Security
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, or related field
  • At least 5 years of experience in IT security, with a focus on infrastructure security, application security, endpoint security, and role-based access control
  • Strong understanding of security principles, standards, and best practices
  • Experience with security tools and technologies, including firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems, antivirus software, and vulnerability scanners
  • Familiarity with cloud security concepts and best practices, especially for in AWS
  • Experience with secure coding practices and standards
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Relevant certifications, such as CISSP, CISM, or GIAC, are a plus but not mandatory
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of security policies, procedures, and standards for all company IT systems
  • Conduct security risk assessments and implement mitigation strategies
  • Monitor and respond to security incidents, including investigation, escalation, and resolution
  • Maintain awareness of emerging security threats and trends, and ensure that appropriate measures are taken to mitigate risk
  • Conduct regular security audits and vulnerability assessments
  • Work with the Technology Operations Manager to achieve and maintain compliance standards, including but not limited to: SOC2 Type 2, GDPR, HIPAA, ISO27001
  • Complete customer security questionnaires
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in a fast-paced startup environment is a plus