Cyber Security Specialist

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Cyber Security

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Goodman Masson Ltd

  • Job ref:

    SOCA_1535467639

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-09-27

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Cyber Security Specialist

About the role:

An exciting opportunity at a leading international technology company has arisen for a Cyber Incident Response Analyst, to work within a dedicated SOC environment, delivering consolidated event monitoring, analysis, detection, defence tool engineering and escalation in a 24x7 environment. Working with the latest technology and experienced cyber team, you will be tasked with supporting and operating in global estate intrusion detection, security event management and malware protection.

Key Responsibilities:

  • You will be acting as first line of contact, for detected security incidents.
  • You will be identifying attacks from both internal and external sources on a global scale.
  • You will be tasked with supporting enhancement, development and distribution of monitoring and responding methods and processes to reduce all risks.
  • You will be identifying malware and attacks and analysing evet data that are generated from endpoints, IDS, MPS, proxies and network devices.
  • Establishing and delivering methods/tools which will provide real value for the organisation by reducing risks.

Key Skills & Requirements:

  • You must have experience operating and administrating different types of Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) platforms.
  • Have an extensive understanding of different security processes and technologies including Threat Intelligence, Malware Analysis, Security monitoring and Vulnerability assessment.
  • Good knowledge in Network Intrusion Detection systems and knowledge of log analysis techniques and tools.
  • Must have experience in using Linux and data manipulation via scripts.
  • Strong communications skills, both written and verbal.