Security Engineer - Kubernetes / Cloud - London - up to £750 per day at Orbis Consultants, London, £750 per day

£750 per day
  • Outside Spy
  • London, England Metropolitan Area
  • Nov 18, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

This is a 3-month initial contract outside IR35, remote - up to £750 per day

You will part of a new team in London joining the Security/SRE team whose purpose is to ensure that Energy Platform builds are secure and efficient for all customers while enabling product teams to ship awesome features.


This is a varied role where you 'll be exposed to the full stack and will work across technologies including GCP, AWS, Kubernetes and Kafka. You 'll be focusing on projects spanning infrastructure, release engineering and security monitoring.


Experience needed: 

  • AWS/GCP security best practices
  • Scripting and software engineering skills; we don 't mind what language! (Python, Scala, Clojure, Java etc.)
  • Worked closely with a development team
  • Container vulnerability scanning
  • Thorough knowledge of CI/CD and DevOps principles
  • Awareness of common software security flaws and web application security best practices (OWASP top 10, CWE/SANS Top 25)

Beneficial experience/knowledge:

  • Open Source dependency scanning
  • Web application Firewalls
  • Logging, monitoring and alerting on security incidents
  • Knowledge and experience in secure software practices


As part of the Security Engineering team, you 'll create solutions and insights that will allow the team to hit a very high-security calibre working in tight collaboration with software engineering and infrastructure. You will be building tools and fostering a security culture to help the product teams rapidly deliver secure systems.


Providing those teams with clear actionable advice on what risks and threats they have to their systems. You will also be responsible for defining and evolving security best practices for a greenfield system. Helping teams take action on those practices through your expert training or automation will be key to your success.


Remote - 3 month contract - up to £750 per day outside IR35 


Skill summary: GCP, AWS, Scala, Java, Kubernetes, Docker, Security practices, OWASP, containers, Jenkins, Python, Clojure, DevOps, Security Engineer, Cloud Security, web security, platform security