|Job Ref:||204552521||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Contract||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Thames Valley||Address:||Salary:||£550 - £650/day||Post Date:||10/10/2016 09:00|
Cyber Incident Response Analyst - Thames Valley - £650 per day.|
Exciting opportunity to join a leading financial services corporation's Information Security team and an Incident Response Analyst. The role will involve analysing and responding to security events across the business to ensure that the company complies with industry best practice.
You will be comfortable working as part of a team, building effective working relationships with your colleagues. You must be flexible with your availability, as the job carries a rotating 24x7 shift pattern. You must be an effective communicator, both in your writing and verbally, as the job will require you to be able to ensure that all key messages are conveyed to other stakeholders within the business. You will provide mentoring and act as an escalation point to a team of security analysts, as well as improve the processes, toolsets and detection capabilities of the business. The role also involves the embedding of security monitoring in to business-wide projects.
You must have strong intrusion detection skills with tools such as McAfee IDS/IPS and Snort and also be proficient in the use of SIEM tools, ideally having previous experience with RSA Security Analytics. You will possess a deep understanding of Cisco devices and various Operating Systems, such as Microsoft Windows, Solaris, AIX and Linux. An understanding of protocols such as SSH, SSL, VPN etc. is required as well as familiarity with industry standard methods, such as CIA and AAA. A good understanding of middleware and application servers is also needed. A university education is desirable.
This is a great opportunity for an experienced Information Security Professional to join a global organisation as part of their Incident Response team. If you are a hardworking and driven person, then apply now.
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