Cyber Security Engineer - Hybrid, 12 Months, Government, Unix, AWS, Cloud, Agile, Testing




Change & Digital Transformation, Cloud, Cybersecurity, Development and Integration


£750 to £950 Per Day


Hybrid Working



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Role: Cyber Security Engineer

Contracting Authority: Government

Contract Length: 12 months

Location: Hybrid – London (1/2 days in office)

IR35: Inside

Pay Rate: £750-£950

Security Clearance: SC


An exciting opportunity has become available with our prestigious client who is a prominent government department. The client is seeking an experienced Cyber Security Engineer to join their welcoming team. As a Cyber Security Engineer, you will be responsible for support the government department with their digital transformation requirements for effective business operations.


The Cyber Security Engineer Role:

- Utilise you expertise of core web technologies to meet business requirements

- To provide solutions to hinderances to business requirements

- To utilise infrastructure as code to a high standard in order to automate tasks/deployments/tests

- To input resilient/highly available systems

- To communicate advice and expertise to colleagues across the business to improve ways of working

- To take an active role as a digital ambassador, be a part of the recruitment process, and share knowledge through various routes

- To be involved in the in-house (2nd line) support

- To be a part of the out-of-hours support rota (1 week in 5 with an allowance paid)

- To ensure that colleagues across the business understand the work being carried out by explain technical concepts in simpler terms


What the Cyber Security Engineer will need:

- Active SC Clearsnce

- Good previous experience using UNIX-like OS

- Good previous experience with a minimum of 1 programming language

- AWS/Terraform/Cloud Foundry/Kubernetes experience

- Strong knowledge of software design principles

- Strong problem solving skills

- Experience of using automated testing

- Experience/knowledge of agile environments/version control

- Some experience with web security

- Good knowledge of network protocols

- Some experience with test driven development/continuous integration/continuous delivery


Minorities, women, LGBTQ+ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Interviews will take place next week, so please apply immediately to be considered for this exciting contract role or call Bangura Solutions to discuss this role further.