Cyber Security Analyst (Grad/Junior)

Cyber Security Analyst (Grad/Junior)

Job Title: Cyber Security Analyst (Grad/Junior)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895403_1544180924
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 07, 2018 11:08

Job Description

There is an opportunity for a Graduate Analyst or someone starting out on their chosen career path to join a growing team providing advanced and innovative Cyber-Security protection services using sophisticated means to detect and manage technical security incidents.

As part of our Incident Response Team, you will be responsible for monitoring identifiers and suspicious activity that indicates a potential security incident. This will make use of Intrusion Prevention Systems, Vulnerability Scanning tools, and Malware Forensics. You will be expected to have:

You will have the following experience

A Computer Science degree (or similar) or
2 years' experience working in a technical environment (IT department or Electronics Engineering are both appropriate).
Good attention to detail.
A genuine interest in technology and technical security.
An understanding of network analysis tools and an ability to conduct packet capture analysis.
An awareness of networking principles including TCP/IP, DNS etc. and commonly used Internet protocols such as SMTP, HTTP etc.
Knowledge of Intrusion Detection Systems and methods of security hacking/penetration testing
An understanding of malware triage and the methods used to determine whether an identified file exhibits potential malicious intent.
Working knowledge of at least one scripting language (Python, PHP, etc)

Title: Graduate Analyst/ Cyber Security Analyst
Pay Rate and Bens: Competitive
Location: Cheltenham

Key Skills Cyber Security, Data Analysis, Big Data, Computer Science, Technology, IT, Information Security, Defence, Aerospace,

If you are a good match then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a Permanent Role

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.