Cyber Security Analyst

Recruiter
In Technology Group Limited
Location
London
Salary
40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
02 Apr 2024
Closes
10 Apr 2024
Job Type
Cyber Security
Employer Sector
Technology, IT & Telecoms
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Cyber Security AnalystLocation: LondonSalary: GBP50,000

We are working with a leading cyber security service provider a leading provider of innovative cybersecurity solutions dedicated to safeguarding digital assets and protecting businesses from evolving cyber threats. With a commitment to excellence and a passion for staying ahead of the curve, we are seeking a talented Cyber Security Analyst to join our dynamic team.

If you're passionate about cybersecurity and thrive in a fast–paced environment, we want to hear from you!

As a Cyber Security Analyst, you will play a crucial role in protecting the organization's digital infrastructure and ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of our information assets. You will analyse and respond to security incidents, conduct thorough investigations, and implement proactive measures to mitigate risks and vulnerabilities. This position offers an exciting opportunity to work with cutting–edge technologies and collaborate with a team of skilled professionals dedicated to staying ahead of cyber threats.

Responsibilities:

  • Monitor and analyse security events and incidents using SIEM tools to identify potential threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Conduct in–depth investigations into security incidents, including malware analysis, network forensics, and log analysis.
  • Develop and maintain security policies, procedures, and standards to ensure compliance with industry regulations and best practices.
  • Collaborate with cross–functional teams to implement security controls and measures to protect against emerging threats.
  • Perform regular security assessments and penetration tests to identify and remediate vulnerabilities in the organization's systems and applications.
  • Stay abreast of the latest cybersecurity trends, threats, and technologies to continuously improve the organization's security posture.
  • Provide guidance and support to internal stakeholders on cybersecurity best practices and incident response procedures.
  • Participate in security awareness training and education programs for employees to promote a culture of security awareness and compliance.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field.
  • Experience in a cybersecurity role, preferably as a Security Analyst or Incident Responder.
  • Strong knowledge of cybersecurity principles, practices, and technologies, including SIEM, IDS/IPS, firewalls, antivirus, and endpoint protection.
  • Hands–on experience with security tools such as Splunk, Wireshark, Nessus, and Metasploit.
  • Experience with threat hunting, malware analysis, and forensic investigation techniques.
  • Understanding of common cybersecurity frameworks and standards (e.g., NIST, ISO 27001, CIS Controls).
  • Excellent analytical and problem–solving skills with a keen attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively communicate technical information to non–technical stakeholders.
  • Relevant certifications such as CISSP, CEH, or GIAC are a plus.

If you are looking for your next challenge in a cybersecurity focussed environment than look no further.

Please apply with an up–to–date CV to be considered.

In Technology Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.