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Public Key Infrastructure Engineer

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Galway
  • Sector: Security
  • Date posted: 16/05/2017
  • Job reference: J363526A
This vacancy has now expired.

Public Key Infrastructure Engineer

Rolling contract
€ Neg daily rate

Large multinational is looking for an experienced PKI Engineer. Hands on experience implementing and upgrading PKI infrastructures is required.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Modify and deliver company and legacy cybersecurity system architecture and infrastructures based on client security needs and industry requirements.
  • Develop and enhance the company's technology security solution architecture and infrastructure
  • Operate as a key delivery team member and advise on methods to improve the security solution
  • Maintain full blown PKI Services and Smart Card Management Systems
  • Apply extensive knowledge of the client's business and industry to gather and develop cybersecurity requirements specifications
  • Uses the output of system architects to design and build a secure infrastructure
  • Tests cybersecurity solutions to ensure performance and quality
  • Excellent communications skills at all levels of management.
  • Able to function independently, under pressure and perform multiple functions and duties with no supervision or guidance.


  • Operating system experience: rhel6, windows
  • Experience with certificate enabled applications, such as SSL/TLS, S/MIME, 802.1X, Code Signing, etc
  • General understanding of cryptographic concepts: symmetric/asymmetric cryptography, secure hash, digital signatures
  • Web Server (IIS/Apache) Experience
  • Experience with SSL
  • Linux + Windows
  • Using and storing digital certificates.
  • Encryption
  • PKI Services
  • Shell Scripting
  • Cryptography

Knowledge in the following areas highly desirable:

  • Cyber and IT security knowledge
  • Understanding of Cyber and IT security risks, threats and prevention measures
  • Understanding of networking and network security
  • Knowledge of relevant security tools and products
  • Awareness and/or experience in implementing ISO 27001, 27002
  • Risk assessment and management experience
  • Project management experience

A full job spec is available on request. PLEASE NOTE: Candidates must have full working rights in Ireland i.e. (a current Stamp 4 Visa or an EU Passport to be eligible to work in Ireland) to be considered for this role. Contact Maria for a confidential chat on 01 6455255 or apply below.