Cyber Security Analyst

United Kingdom
30000.00 GBP Annual
13 Jan 2022
17 Jan 2022
Employer Sector
Technology, IT & Telecoms
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you passionate about cyber security? Would you consider yourself technically sound with vulnerability management and malware? If you enjoy working in a varied role with exciting project work, then we would be keen to speak with you!

Our client is a thriving and leading insurance business, currently undergoing an impactful change and transformation process! As a result, their dynamic cyber security team is looking to expand with talented and driven Cyber Security Analysts.

The Role:

As a Cyber Security Analyst, you will be joining a team where no two days are the same. With a particular focus on vulnerability management and SIEM, you will be working on a variety of complex projects and change processes within their cyber security function.

You will also:

    • Participate in the management of anti-malware, server protection systems.
    • Develop and maintain incident response plans and contribute to the enhancement of the incident detection.
    • Investigate security alerts, working with the Incident Handling team on response activities.
    • Management and evaluation of security incidents and alerts.
    • Use advanced analytic tools to determine emerging threat patterns and vulnerabilities.
    • Use knowledge and expertise to support to the protective monitoring teams.
    • Support the management of the penetration testing schedule, liaise with business departments to schedule tests and remediate findings in accordance with SLAs.

About you:

Although this is not an entry level position, we would be keen to engage with you if you're a recent graduate with 1-2 years commercial experience within a cyber security capacity.

Additionally, you will have:


  • An understanding and experience with vulnerability management, SIEM and malware
  • Knowledge of penetration testing procedures
  • Knowledge of processes and tools relating to information security

Our client can offer extensive and detailed training and development for the right person, working alongside highly experienced team members, in a collaborative and supportive environment. In addition, you will receive an excellent benefits package, with hybrid working, travelling to their Halifax office one day per week.