Cyber Security Analyst

The role of the cyber security analyst is to protect the company's information, systems and infrastructure. The candidate will research, support and operate relevant tools to analyse security risks and support projects to ensure company security processes are followed and implemented. The role reports to the Head of Information Security.

This role would suit somebody who is dynamic, engaging, has strong stakeholder management skills, is self-motivated and can work independently. You will be able to demonstrate the ability to lead by example and communicate in an inspiring and motivational manner.

The Role:

Monitoring of computer networks and systems for security issues, attacks, intrusions and unusual, unauthorized or illegal activity
Supply-chain security - assessing third-party security posture
Perform tests and uncover network and application vulnerabilities
Complete security risk assessments on software and hardware as required
Supporting Technology projects with security analysis on any proposed solutions & ensuring any risks are highlighted and addressed as part of the projectThe Person:

Experience within a large Plc/blue-chip environment as a security analyst
Deep technical understanding of network security (protocols), application security and cryptography
Experience of transforming existing IT processes to align with security industry best practice
Experience of performing security auditing and testing
Experience of implementation of security standards for development
Experience of implementation of cloud-based security monitoring tools
Ability to manage project change ensuring the deliverables still align to the objectives
Experience of managing third party suppliers and ensuring they are a part of the project journey
Experience of BCP/DR planning
Microsoft EMS products and solutions
Good understanding of or working experience of implementing:
Cloud security (CASB)
Identity and access management solutions (IAM)
Privileged access management solutions (PAM)
Security Incident & Event Monitoring (SIEM)
SOC team experience
Standards experience (e.g. ISO27001, PCI DSS, COBIT)

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