Cyber Security Specialist (Contract)

Location
Cambridge
Salary
400.00 - 500.00 GBP Daily
Posted
14 Oct 2021
Closes
02 Nov 2021
Ref
289682
Job Type
Cyber Security
Employer Sector
Technology, IT & Telecoms
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Travel
None

Cyber Security Specialist

6 Month Contract

GBP400-GBP500 a day (Inside IR35)

UK Remote

Supporting a large pharmaceutical company who are going strength to strength, this hands-on technical role is within a fast paced, dynamic environment. You will work closely with the SOC team, being their escalation point, as well as providing technical leadership to the team should an incident arise.

This is a company that really care about their employees, security, and providing a great culture to work in, by providing remote working, yet still offering a supportive environment. You will join a highly skilled security team, as well as working closely with the Infrastructure / project teams, to support them from a security side of things!

The Role:

Technical escalation point for the offshore SOC
Technical leadership during an incident
Review the attack/breach from all angles
Hands on Cyber Security Support
You will have the responsibility for ensuring security data analysis, event tracking, identifying critical events and escalations are all occurring when appropriate
Support projects / implementations from a security sideSkills required:

3+ years of experience as a Security professional, with a focus on incident response and / or Security Engineering
Practical experience with incident response and reviews
Good knowledge of endpoint security, intrusion detection/prevention and system hardening
Thorough understanding of Windows server & Windows 10 operating systems This role is on an initial 6-month contract basis and is inside IR35. There is potential for this position to be extended / made permanent in the future.

If you're an experienced Security professional looking for your next contract role, then please reach out to Andy Clarke at The One Group