Information Security Engineer

IT Douglas, Isle of Man


Position at The Stars Group

The role: Information Security Engineer

We are looking for a talented individual to join our Group Information Security team!

Why we need you:

You will become a pivotal component within the organisation’s cyber defence strategy. The Group Information Security team provides an exciting and challenging environment in which to develop a career in cyber security using best of breed tools and processes.

Who are we looking for:

You'll deploy and maintain the department's internal security systems. You'll also be advising on, and preparing processes for, documentation for continued security of the group. You’ll also contribute to the security program, with this in mind, knowledge of potential attack vectors such as XSS, injection, hijacking and social engineering is important.

You'll be engaging with various business units and process owners in order to provide input throughout project lifecycles and associated architectural and system reviews, good communication, interpersonal, and project management skills are important.

Your day to day tasks will involve performing security assessments, reviews, and system security auditing. Identifying threats and vulnerabilities so therefore presenting findings within a structured and formal risk assessment framework. You'll need experience working with networking protocols and firewalls along with Python and PowerShell knowledge.

As the ideal candidate, you will have:

Excellent knowledge of Linux and Windows as you will be understanding the exploits against applications on Windows/Mac/iOS/Android as well as platform agnostic web applications. Excellent data analysis knowledge to provide analytical security assessments, architectural reviews, and behavioural analysis of business systems.

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience so whilst we are not able to provide such details at this stage, we can prove that we offer an excellent salary and benefits package.

Our benefits include a discretionary annual performance bonus, premium health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (providing you all live at the same address).

As an advocate of work/life balance, we offer an annual personal interest allowance where we encourage personal learning outside of working hours; e.g. driving lessons, cookery classes and circus training (to name a few that our people have used this towards). To support you in developing your skills and career, we will provide ongoing training. We offer many more great perks such as an annual travel loan, subsidised massage sessions, free drinks, snacks, hot beverages and fresh fruit every day.

What happens next?

We will seek to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview

The Group

The Stars Group is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies. This role is in the Group’s Isle of Man service office in the Information Security department.