Senior Security Analyst

Summary

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

Description

We are recruiting an experienced Senior Cyber Security Analyst with strong enterprise experience. You will deliver activities to support Cyber Security projects, resolve day to day Cyber Security operational problems, respond to Cyber Security incidents, and provide security good practice guidance to projects and business units.

This is an opportunity for someone who likes to be hands-on as well as being able to provide security expertise to the business globally. You will also hold a senior position within a diverse security focused team, providing skills transfer and mentoring to fellow Security Analysts.

Accountabilities

  • Actively monitor and respond to security events using fundamental tools like SIEM, DLP.
  • Design, coordinate and oversee security testing procedures to verify the security of systems, networks and applications and manage the remediation of identified vulnerabilities.
  • Provide security risk assessment & recommendations to projects, ensuring appropriate controls are in place to protect the business.
  • Write, maintain, and follow security documentation including technical standards, processes, procedures, and operations manuals
  • Keep abreast of security advisories and alerts, information on security trends and practices, and IT implications of regional data laws and regulations.
  • Manage security projects and provide expert guidance on security matters for other projects.
  • Conduct security event and trend analysis to support the production of reports and statistics.

Skills

  • Experience of supporting Security investigations, including responding to incidents involving malware, data loss, or network intrusion
  • Have a good level of knowledge across a number of information security technologies, including hands on working knowledge
  • Experience of supporting Risk Assessments using best practice risk management methodologies
  • Good understanding of technology and process optimization techniques in standardisation, consolidation, simplification and automation and appetite for continuous improvement
  • Expert knowledge of security tools, techniques and implementation into enterprise environments.
  • Knowledge of Cyber Security Governance frameworks & practices
  • Knowledge of the ITIL framework
Qualifications:
  • Holding a professional security management certification, such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) or other similar credentials are desirable
  • Relevant vendor certifications; such as Microsoft, Networking, DLP, SIEM are desirable
  • Formal training and Certification in ITIL or Project Management 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: 15 October 2018