Information Security Analyst

7 days left

Links Resourcing
04 Feb 2017
04 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client, a dynamic and innovative eCommerce organisation are looking to hire an Information Security Analyst to join their growing team.

The candidate will:

  • Be responsible for the day to day monitoring and response functions, and associated security toolset management and ensure that the ability to protect and respond to security incidents is maintained
  • Provide a second level response, when security incidents occur and ensure that best practice is followed i.e proactively investigating security log data and understanding changing trends and threats.
  • Have an influential role in shaping the security roadmap of the organisation
  • Evangelise new technologies within the organisation that work with environments and tools already in place such as: AWS, AD, Mac OS, mobile devices etc.
  • Act in a consultative manner with various business units, to develop and improve existing technologies
  • Communicate with the whole organisation to promote best security practice, and act as a role model for these behaviours

The position is extremely hands on, and the role will involve engaging with a vast array of technologies and applications. Previous practical experience in a security operations role, with an appropriate security qualification (SCP, CCNP, CISSP).

Skills and Experience:

  • Use of SIEM tools (e.g. Splunk, Tenable, Logrhythm, QRadar, AlienVault or similar)
  • Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana (ELK)
  • Data analytics & use of data to drive change
  • Vulnerability assessment tools such as Nessus, Qualys
  • Use of Intrusion Detection/Prevention Tools (Cisco/Sourcefire, others)
  • Use of Firewalls
  • Use of Web Application Firewalls
  • Self-service ASV scanning platforms
  • Google Admin / Vault
  • Windows Server / Active Directory

With year-on-year growth of 50% my client processed £1 billion worth of transactions last year. A truly international organisation, this is a tremendous opportunity for an individual that is actively seeking significant responsibility.