Company: BP
Skills: IT - Analysis & Management, IT - Programming & Database, IT - Software Development
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Sunbury-on-Thames, England, United Kingdom


BP Security Engineering is a team solving security challenges on an extensive scale. We are looking for Security Engineers who are ready to address security issues across one of the largest Integrated Energy Companies in the world.
Deep technical AWS scripting experience will mean you review sophisticated security issues and lead security solutions from identification to implementation.

About the job:

You will collaborate, help teams grow and deliver agile and commercial pragmatic solutions.
Supporting information security & risk activities, specific to Information Security Engineering, you will use information and technology in unique and innovate ways.
Leading the implementation and application of relevant operating processes and procedures to ensure all activities adhere to standards.
Developing strong working relationships, to drive initiatives, your influence and inspire change in a positive and impactful way will be a strength.
It's no surprise the safety of our people and customers is our highest priority, foster a culture of operational safety to ensure we enhance and improve our digital security.

About you:

With the right skills, expertise and experience to succeed.
  • Good understanding of AWS cloud services and in particular AWS security capabilities and features, including CloudFormation.
  • Extensive experience performing security risk assessments
  • Naturally gives clear, concise and pragmatic recommendations in order to reduce or eliminate known risks.
  • Experience of performing threat modelling.
  • Thorough understanding of the software development lifecycle and can demonstrate knowledge of automation tools used to create the CI/CD (continuous integration/continuous delivery) pipeline, along with the associated security considerations.
  • Up-to-date on the latest industry trends; able to articulate trends and potential clearly and confidently
  • Technical security knowledge of networking, databases, AWS cloud, applications, web technologies, cryptography, firewalling, identity access.
  • Experience with AWS Development and automation
  • Windows and Linux experience
  • AWS CLI scripting. (Scripting: Python, Bash, PowerShell, Ruby, Lambda (NodeJS / Python)
  • some DevOps (CI:CD) experience
  • Experience of solution architecture within AWS, has developed designs to meet a technical requirement by the business and selecting best designs from a efficiency, cost and security perspective


We're interested how you work:

  • Great communication, flexibility, agility and the ability to respond to changing environments
  • You naturally empower people - getting basics right, quality conversations to recognition and ongoing performance feedback. You develop, coach, mentor and inspire others.
  • You create an environment where people listen and speak openly, so everyone can understand and learn.
  • You embrace a culture of change and agility, evolving continuously, adapting to our changing world.
  • Problem-solving attitude and passion to make a difference.
  • Able to prioritize and handle time efficiently.
  • You apply judgment and common sense at scale - using insight to deliver commercially sound, efficient and pragmatic solutions to respond to situations as they arise.
Information Security external accreditation is a given- e.g. CISM, GICSP, CISSP, M.Inst.ISP). Or we will support you to hold this accreditation within 12 months of taking up the role.

At bp, we provide the following environment & benefits:

  • A company culture where we respect our diverse teams and are proud of our achievements
  • Possibility to join social communities and networks
  • Learning and development opportunities to craft your career path
  • Life & health insurance, medical care package
  • And many others benefits!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Apply now if this excites you.