Cyber Security Analyst

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We are hiring a Cyber Security Analyst to work in our growing IT Security team. As a Cyber Security Analyst your main focus is to support, develop and maintain all security platforms including SIEM, Firewalls, Endpoint Security and Vulnerability Management. You will conduct technical network, endpoint and log analysis to determine root cause and impact reports for all security incidents, ensuring they are alerted and responded to in accordance with company policy and procedures. You'll produce vulnerability reports, track cyber threats and carry out penetration testing and compliance monitoring. It will be your responsibility to maintain data and information in compliance of GDPR guidelines and operate an effective and secure record-keeping system. Additionally, you will embed security operations into BAU processes, and contribute to the continuous improvement and development of company systems and procedures.

In return we offer up to GBP50k annual salary depending on experience, 24 days annual leave plus bank holidays and one extra day holiday for your birthday plus lots of other great benefits.

Responsibilities

  • Monitor Cyber Incident Response, Security Monitoring, Threat Hunting & Threat Intelligence.
  • Monitor Networks for Security breaches, Vulnerabilities & Attacks
  • Lead Incident Response to Minimise Impacts & Breach Investigations.
  • Install security measures and operate software to protect systems and information infrastructure, including firewalls and data encryption programs.
  • Document security breaches and assess the damage they cause.
  • Work with security team to perform tests and uncover network vulnerabilities.
  • Fix detected vulnerabilities to maintain a high-security standard.
  • Develop company-wide best practices for IT security.
  • Perform penetration testing.
  • Help colleagues install security software and understand information security management.
  • Stay current on IT security trends, standards and news. Maintain Awareness of Emerging Threats & Technologies. Maintain Confidentiality, Availability & Integrity of Information Systems.
  • Responsibility for Operational Support of Security Technologies, Products Services.


Requirements

Must have a minimum of 3 years' experience in a Cyber Security role and have a strong understanding of the landscape. Excellent knowledge of cyber threat analysis, intelligence and remedial measures is paramount; as is experience with SIEM, IDS/ IPS, Anti-Malware, Endpoint Detection and other Security Solutions. The ideal candidate will have worked in accordance of relevant legislation such as GDPR and have a working knowledge of ISO 27001.

 

  • Experience with computer network penetration testing and techniques.
  • Working knowledge of several key security technologies: SIEM solutions, DLP, Malware protection, Cryptography, Forensic software, IDS/IPS, File Integrity solutions, Identity Management, Firewalls, Active Directory, Endpoint Controls, Cloud Security, Antivirus, Email Security, Operating System Security (Windows, Linux, Mac), Network Security Technologies Vulnerability Management Tools, Threat Intelligence Platforms
  • Ability to identify and mitigate network vulnerabilities and explain how to avoid them.
  • Understanding of patch management with the ability to deploy patches in a timely manner while understanding business impact.
  • Hands-On Experience related to Cyber Security Incident Management.
  • Experience of ISO or PCI-DSS Compliant environments with Understanding of Regulatory Requirements
  • Working knowledge of Security Awareness and education with good stakeholder management


Desirable

 

 

  • Industry certifications Security+, CISSP, CISM, or CISA; CEH, or GIAC
  • Experience defining and implementing IT security frameworks, policies and influencing change.
  • Security standards development, security education, vulnerability assessments, risk assessment, and compliance testing.
  • Knowledge of information security standards and controls, (e.g. ISO 27001, NIST, SANS, COBIT, PCI-DSS) rules and regulations related to information security and data confidentiality for desktops, servers, applications, databases, and networks devices.
  • Experience using scripting and programming languages
  • Experience with Cloud technologies
  • Cross-discipline skills such as TCP/IP, Windows, Linux, Mac, Servers, Workstations, Mobile etc.
  • Penetration testing experience


Other

 

 

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills are necessary.
  • Strong customer focus - able to meet the demands of internal and external customers
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to interact and build strong relationship at all levels of the organisation.
  • A practiced ability to influence peers, customers, and project teams to make security minded decisions and changes.
  • Effective time management, project management, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple IT Security projects simultaneously and deliver within established time constraints.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply IT-related knowledge and experience in solving compliance issues.


All applicants, regardless of gender, ethnic background, sexual orientation, age, religion, socio-economic status or any other factor will be treated equally and fairly in the application process.

How to Apply:

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