Element Materials Technology

Infrastructure Security Engineer

Job Locations UK-Lancashire-Skelmersdale


Element has an opportunity for a new Infrastructure Secruity Engineer to join our growing team in Skelmersdale to support, maintain and develop the core IT security infrastructure so both current and future needs can be sustained. 



  • Improve the security of the production IT infrastructure estate
  • Design, implement and monitor IT security controls that effectively address identified security risks and compliance requirements
  • Review changes to the IT infrastructure estate for any potential security impacts.
  • Conduct regular vulnerability assessments of the IT infrastructure estate; documenting vulnerabilities/risks and establishing action plans to remediate any issues as required
  • Focus on secure configuration, best practice processes, automation, and delivery of industry leading security tools within the IT infrastructure estate
  • Participate in security incident response, investigation and mitigation

Skills / Qualifications

The role requires an experienced infrastructure security specialist, practised in dealing with and protecting against security threats, such as cyber. Requires deploying, maintaining and supporting security solutions across end user compute, data centre, server and network infrastructures.

  • Significant experience in a technical IT security infrastructure role is required
  • Experience of Cloud technologies is required
  • Microsoft stack/ecosystems for end user compute and server environments; including Windows, Windows Server, Azure, Exchange, O365, Active Directory, AzureAD, MS Endpoint Manager (Intune)
  • Non-Microsoft Cloud technologies i.e. Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud etc.
  • Standard network protocols i.e. TCP/IP, HTTP and SMTP
  • ISO 27001/2, NIST, PCI, SOX, ITGC, or other security frameworks
  • LAN/WAN – Cisco Networking
  • Firewall – Cisco ASA; Sonicwall; Fortigate
  • F5 APM/LTM
  • MS Defender ATP
  • Ivanti Endpoint Manager


Company Overview

We are Element, one of the fastest growing testing, inspection, certification and calibration businesses in the world.


We deliver critical services in Materials Testing, Product Qualification Testing, Certification, Device Calibration and Advisory Services to the Aerospace, Oil and Gas, Transportation, Industrials, Fire and Building product, Infrastructure and other leading sectors, where failure in service is simply not an option.


Everything we do helps our customers to build better products; get their products to market on time; save them time and money; and minimize the risk associated with product development and production.


Our mission is simple: to be the best testing partner in the world and together we strive towards a common vision of becoming the world’s most trusted testing partner.


We have four values that we strive to live by every single day.

  • Safety - We keep our colleagues and visitors safe
  • Integrity - We act honestly and fairly to do the right thing
  • Excellence - We set new standards of excellence in everything we do
  • Partnership - We work together for the benefit of our customers

When combined with our mission and vision, the ethos this creates, enables Element to deliver one thing. CERTAINTY.  We exist to help make certain that the materials and products we test, inspect, certify and calibrate for our customers are safe, quality, compliant and fit for purpose.

Diversity Statement

At Element, we always take pride in putting our people first. We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes diversity and inclusion as fundamental to our Vision of becoming “the world’s most trusted testing partner”.


All suitably qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective work related criteria and without regard for the following: race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, and/or protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws.

TIC Council Statement

Element is proud to be a full member of the Testing, Inspection & Certification Council (the “TIC Council”), an international association representing independent testing, inspection and certification companies. 


Members of the TIC Council must implement and abide by the TIC Council Compliance Code. Element has therefore issued an overarching Code of Conduct which is supported by our Compliance Programme. A copy of the Code of Conduct and more information about our Compliance Programme can be found in the Governance and Integrity section of www.element.com


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