Security Analyst (Energy, Smart Metering)

Recruiter
Ampersand Consulting
Location
Cheshire
Posted
14 Apr 2018
Closes
18 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Security Operations Analyst (Energy, Smart Metering, Architecture, Software, Security) A leading UK FTSE 100 provider of IT solutions, currently transforming the way in which the UK consumes energy are looking to hire a talented Security Operations Analyst (Architecture, Software, Security) to join a rapidly expanding security team based in Cheshire. This exciting and unique Security Operations Analyst (Architecture, Software, Security) role will be focused on providing security support to systems being managed by the business and other Service Providers for the delivery of the UK Smart Metering solution. Responsibilities for the Security Operations Analyst (Architecture, Software, Security): Maintaining and monitoring security information sources to help identify vulnerabilities and threats Managing, coordinating and communicating security incident activities Conducting problem analysis to identify root causes and remedial actions Identifying potential changes in security risk through change analysis Providing security operations reporting to help identify trends Providing appropriate approval for security related system configuration aspects Consulting on related projects within the wider team Ensure appropriate handling and management of security incidents, problems and changes Identifying changes in the threat landscape with respect to the Smart Metering System Providing technical security assurance and expertise Skills and Experiences for the Security Operations Analyst (Architecture, Software, Security): Operational Security Management; Incident co-ordination and investigation; Malware analysis; Network security; Operating systems/platforms security; Database/applications security; Web security; Digital forensics investigation. Personal networking skills - being able to quickly gain the confidence of other people and sustain those trust relationships; Security risk awareness - being aware of security risks and threats and being able to explain those threats to non-IT people in simple terms; Qualifications/Experience for the Security Operations Analyst (Architecture, Software, Security): An understanding of IT Security, in terms of security architecture and also Information Assurance. An active interest in software systems/engineering and/or secure communications and Information systems and/or system security architecture and/or malware. An understanding of Security and Application logs. Experience in network and systems Protective Monitoring Qualifications within the IT Security field desirable but not essential. Certified Intrusion Analyst (GIAC), Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) To earn more about the Security Operations Analyst role please press the apply button. - provided by Dice CISSP, GIAC, SECURITY MANAGEMENT, WEB SECURITY

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