Offered Salary 1000
Experience 3 Years
Full Job Description
Cyber Security Analyst
Permanent – Salary £35,000 – £50,000 (depending on experience) + Excellent Company Benefits
Luton – Mon-Fri – 9am-5:30pm | Onsite – (flexible working) Lucid Connect are working in partnership with a leading organisation in the Bedfordshire area.
The Cyber Security Analyst are required to focus on the detection, investigation and response to cyber security events and incidents.
Other tasks involve general security tasks, supporting cyber security projects and assisting with regulatory compliance.
The role will involve using a diverse security toolset and the successful applicant will build extensive experience in all areas of cyber security. Daily Duties:
Endpoint monitoring and analysis
Incident readiness and handling as part of the CSIRT team
Monitor and administer Security Information and Event Management
Malware analysis and forensics research
Understanding/differentiation of intrusion attempts and false positives
Investigation tracking and threat resolution
Vulnerability identification & mitigation/remediation
Compose security alert notifications
Help develop cyber security process & procedures
Advise incident responders & other teams on threat
Triage security events and incidents apply containment and mitigation/remediation strategies.
Generate reports and document security incidents/events
To take a pro-active approach in this job role, through monitoring the performance of systems and making regular routine inspections of installed equipment and taking corrective avoidance actions to prevent wider problems.
Act as the point of escalation for the Service desk for security related tickets
Analysis of weekly vulnerability scans and add the risks to the risk register
A well organised and structured approach to work planning, time allocation to tasks, and a flexible approach to daily routines to deliver the desired results.
Knowledge & experience in Microsoft Windows Operating Systems.
Knowledge & experience of Active Directory, Group policies, TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP and Exchange Server.
Abilities in multi-tasking, prioritizing work, and handling competing interests
Abilities in analysing information technology logs and events sources preferred
Working knowledge of data storage systems, data backup and restoration methods.
Good Understanding of security tooling, its purpose and functionality (Anti-Malware, IPS, Web and Email Gateways, security analysis tools, web security tools, next generation Firewall/UTMs)
A very good team working ethic, communicating with colleagues in a clear and professional manner, whilst maintaining a customer-service based approach. The ability to work alone using own initiative and managing support calls to a high standard
Self-motivated to advance own knowledge & gain formal qualifications
IT Qualifications/Certifications such as CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+
IT Helpdesk experience or knowledge
Cyber Security Operation Centre experience