Cyber Security Analyst

Cyber Security Analyst

Job Title: Cyber Security Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Slough, Berkshire
Salary: Up to £500 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 135623_1554281256
Contact Name: Anneli Sandholm
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 03, 2019 09:47

Job Description

My client is looking for a Cyber Security Analyst, ArcSight, IDS/IPS, Unix, Linux/Windows to support the Security Operations Team in providing day to day assurance that the company technical information and cyber security controls are operating as designed, assisting with the identification and analysis of security incidents.

This role requires a deep and broad technical knowledge of tools, technologies and end user solutions, an eye for critical details while troubleshooting issues, and a fundamental understanding of core IT infrastructure.

Monitor and respond to known and or emerging threats against the network, including gathering information about high-value assets, threat landscape, and breach exposure. Deliver security monitoring and alerting services in line with Security Operations Centre policies, and provide feedback to enhance our security monitoring and controls.

Perform complex data analysis in support of security event management. Develop and perform information security incident response/management processes that encompass triage, investigation and response.

Ensure the security incidents are analysed, handled, communicated and escalated appropriately and in a timely manner and seen through to completion.

This includes taking an active role in remediation. Conduct malware analysis and performing binary analysis on suspicious files.

Conduct vulnerability assessment and analysis. Ensure that security technologies are operating in a manner that prevent or detect security incidents in a timely manner Participate with on-call duties and after hours' support of incident management where necessary.

Technical Skills/experience required (not all) Network Operations or engineering Administration on Unix, Linux, Network or Microsoft Windows Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems Anti-Virus, DLP and Host Intrusion Threat and Vulnerability Management Advanced (Persistent) Threat Detection Network and Web Application Firewalls Privileged Access Management (PAM)

£500 per day

6 month contract

If you, or anyone you know, is interested please apply with an up to date CV.

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