Information Security Analyst - Bank, London

Ashdown Group
13 Apr 2017
13 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Information Security Analyst - Bank, London

A highly successful, global financial services business based in the Bank area of London are looking for an Information Security Analyst to join their IT Security team.

With over 500 people working in a technical capacity, this business is dynamic and technology focused. This is a brilliant opportunity to join a motivated and bright IT team where you will really be able to develop and expand your skills.

The main focus of this role is to ensure that company information and information systems are protected from unauthorised access, intrusion, modification or destruction through the use of Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), vulnerability management, SIEM and supporting technologies and investigative techniques.

Key responsibilities of this Junior Information Security Analyst role will be:

Conduct operational monitoring of Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) and other network security technologies including SIEM to enable rapid detection, investigation and response
Assist in the development and optimisation of IDS and SIEM environment through the analysis of infrastructure and threats
Participate in the information security incident response and management process; triage, investigation, response and mitigation
Support the undertaking of regular vulnerability testing

The ideal candidate will demonstrate excellent analytical, investigation and research skills and will have an strong understanding of Network Security Monitoring technologies. You will have competent grasp of Intrusion Detection Systems and a good grounding in commonly used information security tools and concepts.

The salary on offer for this role is £35,000 plus bonus and benefits.

To apply, please submit a copy of your CV including reference ASH15765ALD2 in the subject line

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