Cyber Security Analyst

Location
Birmingham
Salary
£500 - 650 per day
Posted
13 Sep 2019
Closes
13 Oct 2019
Ref
APCYBER191998
Contact
Ava Parry
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Contract
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

Cyber Security Analyst

New and exciting opportunity for Cyber Security Analyst .The Company is a dynamic business based in Birmingham. The role offers an innovative environment for candidates who are willing to challenge themselves

The Company

My client is a growing business in the technology industry. They are dedicated to providing a world leading service within a vibrant environment.

Cyber Security Analyst Role:

SIEM tools such as SPLUNK and LogRhythm will be used to detect threats.  As well as identifying the threats, they will track, categorize and help resolve the threats. Previous use of Qradar is also preferable.

Use of triage security alerts and resolve them

The candidate will be reporting to the CISO

The candidate must have a holistic understanding of the company, and create a clear threat profile

They must be able to provide expertise surrounding cyber security for the company, not just within the SOC department.

Translate complex technical terms into business IT language, thus making it understandable to both managers and partners.

They must be pro-active in making recommendations to assist our clients to reduce their exposure to the IT Security threat.

Cyber Security Analyst Requirements:

Over 4 years in the industry of cyber security

Understanding, and past experience using both LogRhythm and SPLUNK,

Degree in a relevant field such as computer science, masters is preferable

CISSP preferred

The candidate must have good communication skills and be the sort to thrive in a hard-working and dynamic work environment. Ability to translate complex technical terms into business IT language

 Ability to confidently interact with the client

Exposure to the ISO27001 framework

Good knowledge or understanding of Information Security regulations, frameworks and leading practices (such as ISO, COBIT, SANS, NIST)

 

Why Should You Apply?

Growing and respected client

Opportunities for career advance

Great benefits.

Great work life balance

A challenging environment to advance the candidates skills.

About us

X4 Cyber Security are part of the award winning X4 Group, a global group of specialist recruitment brands with over 10 years’ experience connecting the talented and ambitious to the brilliant businesses they deserve. Whether your business is adopting security measures for the first time or is looking to augment and mature a prevailing function, we can provide introductions to the prominent authorities in the field.