Cyber Security Analyst (SIEM, IDS)

Anson McCade
13 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Cyber Security Analyst (SIEM, IDS)


Does investigation raise your heart rate? Are you a budding detective? Come and lead security investigations at this magnificent financial services firm! As a Cyber Security Analyst at my client, you will head security investigations that have been initiated from their managed security services or from events generated by their security tools.

This firm are a Wealth Management organisation who oversee in excess of £75 billion of clients’ assets. They are multiple award winners in the Financial Advisory and Investment Managing spaces, in addition to winning awards for “Most Admired Company”. To work in cyber security at a financial services firm like this means not only an attractive salary, but an amazing benefits package also. This wealth management firm will provide you with a non-contributory pension, private medical insurance, life assurance and a hugely appealing share plan.

This opportunity is to take up a role within an exciting and growing area of the technology services division, where you will be instrumental in providing support and advancement to the operational security capability of the Cyber Security Team. In addition to working on existing Security Projects, you will have the opportunity to establish new ones and work alongside infrastructure teams to implement your projects. You will be assessing, investigating and righting any threats which have been escalated to the security team. Also in this role you will be tasked with the exciting responsibility of reviewing products and emerging technologies that can advance the security capabilities of the firm!

What you will have:

  • SOC experience, or security/intrusion analyst experience
  • Network technology understanding
  • Experience of applying security best practices to end user devices and hardening servers.
  • Exposure to key security technologies: IDS, AV, SIEM, vulnerability management, firewalls, and awareness of the purpose of them in a layered security approach

If this is you (or even if some of this is you and you’re interested in the opportunity!) and you would like to hear more regarding this vacancy, don’t hesitate to send your CV to me at . Remember: it’s a live vacancy, so don’t miss out because you are thinking ‘I’ll do that tomorrow’!

For further information or to register your interest, call Matthew Seddon on 020 7780 6700 or send across your CV to

Reference: *AMC*MS/WM001

Type: Permanent

Location: Gloucestershire

Start: ASAP/Immediate

Salary: £35,000-£45,000


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