A leading Public Sector organisation is seeking a Security Analyst to lead on all IT Security matters across the organisation
The main purpose of the role is to identify and provide defences against the threats and risks to the information security by developing and making use of administrative controls, risk assessment and auditing activities.
You will have substantial experience in operating vulnerability scanning tools, penetration testing, log management systems as well as have the ability to understand and interpret test results. You will need to have an understanding of computer forensics and have a sound knowledge of web and mobile applications and their platforms.
You will be responsible for the following:
- The proactive management of the Unified Threat Management system.
- Support for the maintenance and monitoring of network access control systems.
- The use of the vulnerability scanning and networking monitoring tools and subsequent analysis and reporting of data.
You will have strong experience maintaining and monitoring network access control systems and threat management systems, lead on cyber security compliance activities and respond swiftly to all security incidents, identifying the method of attack used and recommending any required action to prevent reoccurrence. You will also assist on a data centre project being undertaken over the next 12 months.