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Security Analyst

Job Title: Security Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, United Kingdom
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Contact Name: Peter Sanders
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Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

Security Analyst - Financial Services Organisation - London - 3 Months+ - £525p/d

Great opportunity for a technical security analyst to monitor the security infrastructure comprising of IDS/IPS, email/web filtering, deep packet inspection and all other security controls and systems operated by Information Security team

You'll be required to 

· Monitor the SOC operational environment to ensure that it is operating effectively

· Provide 3rd line operational support for a number of user facing security controls within core business hours

· Day-to-day tactical operations of the SOC

· Ensure that appropriate detective and protective controls are in place, configured, tuned, and maintained operational

· Provide ongoing assurance and reporting that all SOC technical and procedural controls are operating effectively

· Evaluate and assess the impact of changes to the security control and operational environment to ensure the SOC remains effective

Example technologies:

· SIEM System operation and analytics (RSA Security Analytics)

· Intrusion Detection and Prevention (SourceFire)

· EndPoint protection/detection tools (CounterTack)

Knowledge of:

· Firewalls

· Load balancers, routers and Switches

· Wired and Wireless infrastructures

· Email/Web filtering technologies

· Virtualised environments / Cloud

· Deep Packet Analysis Tools

· Anti Malware Systems / Solution

· Strong network traffic and log analysis skills

· Malware analysis skills


Please contact Peter Sanders for more information