Analyst - Open Source Intelligence

Recruitment Genius
London (Greater)
£30000 - £40000 per annum
12 Nov 2017
17 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an opportunity to join a dynamic open source and security intelligence company specialising in due diligence. They are an innovative Fintech and Cyber company expanding at a fast rate based in London.

This role will suit a self-motivated, logical, analytical individual with rich experience (at least 2years) and keen interest in open source intelligence and good understanding and use of social media platforms.

You will be working alongside experienced professionals who have served in the military and police, in addition to having extensive expertise in cyber security, law and the financial industry.

You will be employing OSINT and SOCMINT tools, techniques and methodologies to provide comprehensive reports. The responsibilities include:
- Gather detailed intelligence using open source and paid services.
- Analyse gathered intelligence and identify links between key pieces of information.
- Produce summary reports to highlight key information, links and risks.

They are looking for someone with the following skills, attributes and experience:
- In-depth knowledge of intelligence gathering tools including Open-source intelligence (OSINT) techniques.
- Experience of conducting detailed research and due diligence.
- Analytical abilities to identify links using contextual information.
- Investigative skills and curious mind to think and operate in a logical and investigative manner.
- Ability to produce due diligence summary report using visualisation techniques providing key information and links.
- Experience to query, extract and link information in internal and external databases.
- Knowledge of subscription database checks, such as CUE, CACHE, Land Registry, Experian, IFIG, HPI and Companies House.
- Good verbal and written communication skills to identify and deliver the key messages in short and punchy manner.
- Proficiency in relevant computer and online based applications such as MS Office.
- Take initiatives to help drive the company growth.
- Attention to detail.
- Ability to deal sensitively and appropriately with confidential information.

Desired Qualifications (not essential)
- Any qualification or course in OSINT and SOCMINT will be advantageous.
- Level 3 Award in Open Source Intelligence.