Graduate or Experienced Cyber Security Analyst

Reference:
JM0610
Date Posted:
06/10/2017
Salary:
£45,000 to £55,000 Per Annum
Town/City:
City of London
Opportunity Type:
Graduate Job - Agency Client
Employer:
STEM Graduates
Employer Website:

Graduate or Experienced Cyber Security Analyst


Job Location: London
Job Salary: £45-55k
Job Key Skills: Educated to degree level in a Computer Science / Technology related subject
Job Summary: Information/Cyber Security Specialist job available in London

Our Client:
We are currently working alongside a leading security consultancy who specialise in analysing company's systems and processes and establishing where to help.
The company is part of a larger organisation, and they are focused on building long term relationships with their clients, delivering cost effective recommendations and help to enhance the security for their customer's business.
Their mission is to provide a managed security service to clients through the SOC capability, applying technical excellence for customer satisfaction.
This is a great opportunity to influence and assist in developing and maturing the company and the capabilities, with hands on mentoring and training opportunities.
 

Job Responsibilities:
The Cyber Security Analyst job will see you providing first, second and third line technical help for security alerts, managing alerts within the ticketing system. You will stay aware of current security vulnerabilities and threats, and have the ability to resolve and troubleshoot customer problems or escalate them.
You will need a firm understanding of basic security principles and the cyber security life cycle, and then an awareness of the appropriate tools to use the secure the situation.

Job Requirements:
Essential

  • Degree level education in a Computer Science / Technology related discipline
  • SANS courses such as 511, 503 etc preferred
  • Understanding of TCP/IP network protocols and information security
  • Experience of using Linux
  • An understanding of attacker tools and procedures
  • Flexible with on call working

Desirable

  • Experience of working for an MSSP is highly desirable
  • Programming or shell scripting experience
  • Knowledge of configuring technical security controls like Firewalls, IDS etc.