Cyber Security Incident Response Analyst

Harvey Nash
£40000 - £50000 per annum
07 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Cyber Security Incident Response Analyst A global insurer are looking for someone to join their cutting edge Security Operations function to proactively manage, respond and mitigate IT Security incidents affecting the company's infrastructure. Key Responsibilities: * Participate in the full lifecycle of a security incident; preparation, identification, investigation and post incident activity. * Working closely with the SME's in the Security Solutions and Engineering team where 3rd level expertise is required on any incident. * Develop and maintain the CIRT's processes and procedures. * Develop and maintain IT security incident run books. * Gather threat intelligence from internal and external sources and act upon information when appropriate. Technical: * A thorough understanding of signature and signature-less security tools, encryption products, system hardening, industry standard security applications, exploit methods, and common vulnerabilities and exposures is required. * Operational knowledge of Windows;and iOS/OSX operating systems is required, including experience with Windows Active Directory and Unix/Linux system administration * A working knowledge of networking principles, including TCP/IP, routing, DNS * Wide-ranging security knowledge of technologies and architectures across several of the following environments: * Network (IDS, Proxies etc.) * Mobile Security * Web * Encryption / PKI * Data Loss Prevention * Desktop (Microsoft) * Anti-Virus / Malware * Midrange (Unix, Windows)