Data Science Anlaysis - Lead Consultant

Recruiter
BT Group
Location
Barningham, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Sep 2019
Closes
28 Sep 2019
Ref
1236754548
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description - Data Science Anlaysis - Lead Consultant (109554)Job description Data Science Anlaysis - Lead Consultant (109554) Job function : IT, Systems and SecurityMain location : UK & Ireland-United Kingdom-Suffolk-IpswichOther Locations : UK & Ireland-United Kingdom-Gloucestershire-CheltenhamSchedule : Full-timeWorking pattern : StandardSalary : CompetitiveClosing date : Ongoing BT GES - Data Science Lead ConsultantLocation: Ipswich or CheltenhamOur purpose is to use the power of communications to make a better world. For each other, for our customers, for society and our communities. We need you to help us do this.Why this role mattersSecurity is the fastest-growing part of our business. In a world where the bad guys are getting smarter and cyber-attacks are on the rise, it's more important than ever that our security teams bring their A-game.We are looking for someone to join our Data Science Analysis team who has:An interest and passion to exploit a wide range of innovative technological solutions to solve complex technical challengesAn appreciation of the Cyber Security landscape and its ever increasing importance in a connected worldAn analytical mind-set who enjoy problem solving and turning data into useful actionable informationWe would like to see:Baseline skills;Strong underlying fundamentals including; Linux skills and understanding of network protocols.Ability to engage with customers at senior and technical levelAbility to work in a team or as a singletonExperience of delivering quality solutionsSpecific skills (in priority order) will include at least 2 of the following 4 areas of expertise to a reasonable level of proficiency;AnalysisData Science; Visualisation/Big DataUnderstanding of opportunistic or APT based kill chains and mitigation techniques; Reconnaissance, Vulnerability research, Exploitation, Exfiltration and Evasion TechniquesKnowledge of Malware/Crimeware threatsKnowledge of analytical tools such as; R, Spark, ELK stack and SplunkKnowledge in Machine learning or a background in mathematicsExperience with Visualisation tools such as; Gephi, Splunk, Kibana, BT SaturnAbility to hypothesise attack scenarios to then design suitable detection and mitigation countermeasuresKnowledge of real-time, big-data processing; e.g. Spark, MapReduce, Hive, Impala, Flume, Kafka, OozieAbility to identify useful sources of OSINT and corporate data to assist with developing cyber capabilitiesNetworking Nw FunamentalsBroad understanding of Network protocols (Ethernet, MPLS, VPN, IP, Routing Protocols, RADIUS) with particular focus on transport protocols (e.g. TCP/UDP) and application protocols (e.g. HTTP, SSL/TLS, DNS).Knowledge of network topologies and common services (e.g. Botnet C&C, NAT)Understanding of national scale networks and how routing happens on that scaleSecurityPhysical SecuritySystem SecurityCryptographyAppreciation of Confidentiality, Integrity, Availability/Authentication and their role in Security managementVulnerability research with reverse engineering, penetration testing and ethical hackingComprehensive knowledge of operating system security and associated network/platform design, hardening and deploymentCyber-security and certification such as; CISSP, SANS GIAC, Security+, Network+, Linux+, MCSE, CEH, CCNA or SSCPKnowledge of how Netflow is generated / how Intrusion Detection & Prevention worksFirewall theory and packet analysisSoftware Applied knowledge leveraging scripting skills (Python, Perl, Bash) to find innovative approaches to problems.Software lifecycle, issue management and version control technologies and practices; e.g. Git (using Git Flow), Stash/Bitbucket, Jira, Scrum/KanbanOtherTypes of attackMalwareCompliance, Legal & ObligatoryDue to the nature of the work our team undertake, you'll need to be security cleared to be able to join us. This means you'll need to meet our residency criteria*Why choose us?Security is part of our DNA - we've been at the forefront of cyber security development ever since our very own Tommy Flowers carried out ground-breaking work in encryption with Alan Turing during the Second World War.And because we've been doing this for such a long time, we're a truly trusted partner, so by joining us you'll have the opportunity to work on projects and accounts that aren't open to others.We're looking for outstanding people to join our team of 3,000 experts. They shield BT and our customers - including nation states, government, armed forces, emergency services, banks and retail outlets - to keep them safe from cyber-attacks. We work closely with global law enforcement agencies too, all in support of a safer connected world. By helping us protect the entire country, the work you do will benefit everyone in the UK. *You must be born or naturalised British Citizen and one of your parents must be a British Citizen or have substantial ties to the UK. Candidates must normally have been a resident in the UK for the nine of out the last ten years prior to their application and this is particularly important if you were born outside of the UK. You'll still be considered if you have, for example, served overseas with HM Armed Forces or in some other official capacity as a representative of Her Majesty's Government, studied abroad or lived overseas with your parents.We value different perspectives, skills and experiences. We're creating an inclusive working culture where people from all backgrounds can succeed. That's why we welcome applications from all parts of the community. #GESAR
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