IT Security Analyst
|Job Title:||IT Security Analyst|
|Contact Name:||Andres Meneses|
|Job Published:||August 09, 2017 12:18|
My client is a major global engineering company that has always been renowned for its innovative engineering, operating across a variety of sectors and industries including space, aerospace, land and maritime. Operating as a group, my client offers a range of technologies and services to help solve challenging problems across commercial, defence and security markets. They are currently recruiting for an IT Security Analyst.
Based in Dorset, they are a well-established, highly respected provider of technical products and services to the UK and international Defence and Aerospace market. As well as global leaders in the provision of advanced wireless coverage and mobile communications systems, producing innovative, cost-effective solutions that address market requirements for improved connectivity, greater capacity and better quality of experience.
The IT security analyst will have a variety of key responsibilities, mainly including performing day to day SOC functions, internal consultancy on IT security, and providing security solutions.
Below are some further details on the role. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.
About the job:
*Act upon security events: participation in the day to day running of the SOC , managing request and incidents logged in management systems such as Remedy and Assure or reported directly, to ensure that threats, vulnerabilities, and breaches are managed to minimize impact to confidentiality, integrity, and availability of systems and data.
*Attend risk assessments where appropriate to determine and record mitigating actions to identified risks.
*Run the vulnerability scanning solution and ensure actions are tracked, develop simple scripts to assist with the ongoing analysis of a security event or incident.
*Perform quarterly network and wireless vulnerability assessments, create service requests with support teams to address weaknesses found and monitor and report on progress.
*Assist with forensic data capture and analysis under supervision when requested.
*Maintain up-to-date detailed knowledge of the IT security industry including awareness of new or revised solutions, improved processes and the development of new attacks and threat vectors
*Recommend additional security solutions or enhancements to existing security solutions to improve overall enterprise security.As subject matter expert for operational security, provide advice and guidance to other teams within the business on good practice and maintain relevant and current industry knowledge through publications, events, and training.
*Bachelor's degree or equivalent.
*Not less than 3 years experience of SOC and governance.
*Dial Up - VPN Solutions
*Firewalls (Juniper, Palo Alto)
*Filtering products (ideally Websense)
*McAfee Endpoint protection
*Configuration and ITIL
This is an IT Security Analyst , the Analyst title is key as this is not an administrator, ideally with specific expertise in
Microsoft Certified Solutions expert: Security
(ISC)2: SSCP, CISSP
GIAC: GCCC, GICSP
Familiarity with Carbon Black Response
Familiarity with LogRythm SIEM
Familiarity with Rapid 7 vulnerability tools
Role:IT Security Analyst
Salary: DOE + Excellent benefits
Keywords: US (FOCI, SSA, NISP, CUI/CPI, ITAR). UK (List-X, SPF, ITAR, NATO), Carbon Black Response, LogRythm SIEM, Rapid 7, vulnerability tools, SSCP, CISSP, GCCC, GICSP, IPSec, PKI, VPN's, firewalls, proxy services, DNS, email, access lists
If you are looking to develop your career within including services, governments and military worldwide sectors, with the opportunity to have regular contact with main stakeholders within clients, please apply now. This role is a unique opportunity for someone looking to have a mix of key activities with the opportunity to progress within the company and work across a variety of sectors for an extremely well respected multinational defence technology
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 British Citizens or EU . 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.
Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
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