Cyber Defence Analyst

Location England
Discipline: Information Technology Recruitment
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££30000 - £40000.00 per annum
Contact name: Ashley Williams

Contact email: ashley.williams@theonegroup.co.uk
Job ref: BBBH39981_1625152985
Published: 29 days ago

A well-established client of mine are looking for a Cyber Defence Analyst to join them for an initial 6 month FTC, working completely remotely but operating on a 24/7 rota shift pattern. This is not an entry level role; we're looking for someone with previous experience in the industry who will hit the ground running. You'll report directly into the Cyber Defence Team Leader and play a vital part in analysing incidents.

What you'll do:

  • Respond to security incidents raised by service desk agents and other sources.
  • Monitor security tickets that are logged, ensuring that they are being dealt with and resolved appropriately.
  • Monitor a variety of services that include but aren't limited to;
    • SIEM
    • Firewalls
    • Anti-Virus/Anti-Malware
    • Vulnerability Analysis
    • Access Management
  • Work collaboratively with other response and incident teams to conduct root cause analysis of security incidents.
  • Provide out of hours support to the service desk, including incident management.

What you'll need:

  • Proven, relevant industry experience in the above.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ideally hold an IT Security degree or the CompTIA Security+ qualification.
  • Experience in a SOC role.
  • An understanding of security standards and risk management.
  • A technical acumen and be able to understand and interpret technical data an specifications.
  • Experience with technical writing.

If you're interested, please apply with an updated CV. For more information about this opportunity, please contact Ashley at The ONE Group.