Cyber Security Analyst

Posted 9 April by We Are SSG Easy Apply

My client based near York is looking for a Cyber Security Analyst. The person will act as a security event analyst, analysing, investigating and responding to security events, alarms and escalations through the monitoring the SIEM system, and carrying out remedial activities.

Duties:

To carry out a varied selection of duties including, but not limited to:

  • Monitor SIEM tool for security alerts, carrying out investigations and proposing remedial actions
  • Tuning of SIEM security rulesets
  • Perform vulnerability scans and use compliance tools to identify vulnerabilities in system configuration
  • Actively monitor security tools including anti-malware, mail filter, web filter, IDS/IPS, and firewalls
  • Completion of regular security reports
  • Monitor the threat landscape in order to identify and report on potential issues
  • Mentor junior members of the team
  • Maintain qualifications in relevant vendor accreditations

Skills / Experience Required:

  • Minimum of 2 years in a similar role
  • SIEM administration and configuration experience
  • Strong security management and analytics background
  • Experience of security tool configuration e.g. IDS/IPS, firewalls
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

Excellent opportunity for career progression.

£25-35k plus excellent benefits

Required skills

  • Firewalls
  • SIEM
  • cyber

Reference: 34856834

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