Cyber Security Analyst

Summary

Salary
£Competitive
Team
Information Technology, Security and Risk
Location
Malmesbury - United Kingdom
Location details
Malmesbury

Description

We are looking for someone who has a passion for Cyber Security. This role will provide operational support for our key Cyber Security toolsets with a focus on SIEM tools. It will involve managing/tuning of existing toolsets as well as helping to deliver new controls and tools into our environment. A key focus will be on tuning and writing new rules for our SIEM platform.

Accountabilities

  • Actively monitor and respond to security events.
  • Conduct security event and trend analysis to support the production of reports and statistics.
  • Monitor and maintain a SIEM platform periodically, prioritising high risk events for investigation.
  • Maintain key Cyber security systems ensuring various robust layers of protection including SIEM, IPS/IDS, Anti-Virus, Encryption, Data Loss Prevention, SEG.
  • Provide technical security advice to projects
  • Keep abreast of security advisories and alerts, information on security trends and practices, and laws and regulations.
  • Confidently follow an Incident Response Plan whilst engaging with key stakeholders.

Skills

  • Experience in the delivery, maintenance or analysis of a SIEM tool.
  • Expert knowledge of security issues, techniques and implications across computer platforms.
  • Ability to communicate on both a technical and non-technical level to a variety of audiences.  
  • Understanding/experience of PCI DSS, ISO27001 or other similar compliance standards.
  • Knowledge of security-specific architecture methodology.
  • Knowledge of the ITIL framework/proven ability with policy/standard implementation.
  • Professional security management certification is desirable, SSCP, CISSP or CHFI .
  • Microsoft Certification (MCP, MCSA, MSCE, etc.) is desirable.

Benefits

  • 27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays
  • Pension scheme Performance related bonus
  • Life assurance
  • Sports centre
  • Free on-site parking
  • Lift share scheme
  • Subsidised café and restaurants
  • Discount on Dyson machines

Posted: 28 January 2019