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Closing Date

2021-08-12 23:00:00


Junior level Two-Factor Authentication Security Engineer (hybrid)

  • About Us


    At Allstate Northern Ireland, we believe it’s more than just a job.  We believe in allowing our people to choose the direction of their careers.  It’s about you, your future and where you want to get to.


    Opportunity is the hallmark of the Allstate career experience.  We invest heavily in our employees, offering long term career development, personal growth and investment in new technologies.  Every day is different, with new ideas, challenges, and rewards — no matter which team you join.


    We believe that inclusive diversity is crucial to creating a culture of mutual respect where the strengths and talents of each individual are recognised.  We like to leave things better than we found them and deliver results.  We do all of this while having fun and exploring personal passions.


    Allstate operate a very flexible hybrid working model with a blend of remote and office working for NI based employees. 


    Join our team and you’ll find challenge and reward in a culture of innovation, support and balance.







    Belfast / Derry / Londonderry / Strabane





    Your role in the team

    Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) is a crucial Allstate perimeter security tool which demands Tier 0 support.  It is used to protect key servers and applications.  The successful candidate will join a team with responsibility for both development and administration activities.  2FA is rolled out across the enterprise and the successful candidate will be interacting with people at all levels of the organization in support of projects. 


    • Work effectively with your peers in the Analysis, Maintenance, Monitoring and hardening of production systems
    • Administrative tasks such as monitoring, investigating response and support tasks related to the operation of 2FA
    • Development and maintenance of metrics to monitor and drive improvement activities
    • Setup, Maintain and Support Jump Servers
    • Managing certificate renewals



    So, what are the essential criteria to apply?


    • All candidates must evidence an existing right to work in the UK
    • Have a minimum of 2 years’ experience working on Windows Server environment e.g. 2008/2012/2016/2019
    • Have a minimum of 2 years’ experience working with Windows Monitoring and Alerts
    • Have a minimum of 1 year’s experience of Networks, Firewalls, Certificates etc
    • Demonstrate strong communication written and verbal skills





    We also have some desirable criteria


    • Prior experience managing Two-Factor Authentication
    • Certification in an Information Security related area



    What we offer


    As Digital DNA’s Workplace of the Year 2020 winners, we offer a generous benefits package that includes flexible annual leave entitlement, dental and healthcare insurance, an attractive pension package and discounts on gym memberships, public transport and parking.


    Allstate invests heavily in your development, as an employee you will have access to multiple world-class learning platforms and courses from our award-winning in-house Learning & Development team.


    We pride ourselves in providing clear career paths and opportunities for internal mobility allowing you to further develop within the organisation.


    We encourage a better work life balance and you’ll have the opportunity to apply for various flexible working arrangements.




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    Statement on Fair Employment and Equal Opportunities


    Allstate NI wishes to ensure equal opportunity is given to all job applicants.  This company will not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender (including gender reassignment status), sexual orientation, religious belief, political opinion, marital status, age or disability.


    We are an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, as women are currently under-represented in our workforce, we would particularly welcome applications from women. All appointments will be made on merit.


    Applicants should note Allstate NI complete AccessNI background checks on all candidates offered a position.



    The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 13th August 2021

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