Service Care Solutions Ltd

Cyber Security Engineer

Service Care Solutions are looking for a Grade 7 Senior Security Engineer to work within the Cabinet Office on a 5-Month contract.

Location: Inner London (Hybrid)

Job Role/Purpose:
The Security Engineering team is responsible for building, configuring, and maintaining the tooling and infrastructure which enables the wider cyber security team, and working with teams across the Cabinet Office to build, embed and improve secure development practices.

  • Lead day-to-day operation of the cyber security team's internal infrastructure and lead the investigation and remediation of any operational issues.

  • lead the implementation of resilient and highly available systems to support the cyber security team's capabilities.

  • work closely with the Cyber Defence team to rapidly develop capabilities that support the investigation of and response to cyber security incidents.

  • automate tasks, deployments, and tests.

  • create and maintain infrastructure-as-code.

  • quality assure operational documentation.

  • share knowledge and collaborate with the wider Cyber Security and Cyber Engineering teams

Skills/Experience required:

  • Significant experience building and maintaining services in AWS including security tools

  • Significant experience building and maintaining software using Python.

  • An excellent understanding of security principles and how these can be applied in practice.

  • Experience with infrastructure-as-code tools such as Terraform.

  • An understanding of software design principles.

  • A systematic and structured approach to solving problems.


  • Experience with serverless cloud services such as AWS Lambda and Fargate

  • Experience with Splunk or other SIEM platforms

  • Experience integrating network components into SIEM platforms

  • Experience with collaboration platforms such as Jira and Confluence

  • Experience working in an Agile environment

  • Experience implementing Identity and Access Management tools

If you are interested in this role or want further discussion, please contact Lewis O'Donnell either via email: or tel: 01772208962.

Alternatively, if you have any friend or colleagues that might be interested, please feel free to refer them as we a have a £250 referral scheme in place.

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