This job is no longer available.
You can view related vacancies or set-up an email alert notification when similar jobs are added to the website using the buttons below.

Cyber Defense Analyst

07/05/19CR_1557226543
Up to £80000 per annum

Managing this Role

Charlee Ryman

Consultant - Cyber Specialist 0207 759 7878

Spending seven years' in the Royal Navy as a warfare technician, Charlee uses his comprehensive military network and his deep technical expertise to quickly pinpoint the best cyber security professionals for leading employers of all shapes and sizes.

 

Seniority: Junior - Senior 

Job Type: Permanent

Geographical coverage: London

Market: Cyber security operations within MSSPs

Are you looking for your next Incident Response position? Our Fintech client based in London are looking to add to their outstanding cyber credentials after creating a multi-million pound cyber fusion centre by bringing on a Cyber Defence Analyst. They pride themselves that Cyber Security is at the beating heart of their culture.

This would be an ideal role if you are incredibly passionate about Cyber Security and want to be a part of a well known company who would value your skill set!

The role:

  • We'll need you to identify Cyber Security threats and confidently perform analysis of anomalies on client's networks.
  • Monitor Cyber Security alerts though the SIEM to triage, mitigate and escalate issues.
  • Coordinate the initial workflow and response for different case types with both internal and external teams.
  • We'll need you to work closely with operational support staff to ensure they are actively engaged in potential security threats and concerns.
  • This role means you'll be providing round-the-clock support for our global security operations centre. Analysts work a 12-hour shift pattern, including holidays and weekends - so commitment is everything here.

Additional skills:

  • Display great problem solving skills - this coupled with the tenacity and resilience to resolve issues.
  • A solid foundational understanding of TCP/IP and networks to include packet analysis, firewalls, routers, and ACLs.
  • Strong working knowledge of malware in its varying forms, common delivery mechanisms, and common mitigation steps.
  • Ability to convey security concepts related Cyber Security events to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Experience with IDS/IPS, Endpoint protection, Network Security, WAF, Sandboxing and analysis toolsets.
  • Experience operating and administrating Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) platforms.
  • The ability to communicate and collaborate with other team members in a dynamic workforce
  • Preferred - security operations experience but candidates with Forensics or Penetration Testing background will also be considered.

If you are looking for your next Incident Response role then go ahead and apply now for immediate consideration.

Huntress Search Ltd does not discriminate on the grounds of 'protected characteristics' as defined under the Equality Act and other relevant UK legislation.

Huntress Search Ltd acts as a Recruitment Agency in relation to all Permanent roles and as a Recruitment Business in relation to all Temporary roles.

PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.


This job has now been filled but you may be interested in:

 

Cybersecurity Consultant - FS - 3 months

Cybersecurity Consultant

10 weeks

£700 per day

Responsibilities:

  • Assess customer challenges within an environment, identify key strategic issues and advise on best alternative course of action
  • Possess the ability to work in a client environment and develop a multitude of relationships with key engineering stakeholders across the organisation
  • Through the application of industry standards and security best practices, develop and recommend plans to structure secure architectures
  • Define and promote architectures that can meet compliance and regulation requirements while improving the security posture of the organization
  • Apply expert level knowledge for security and defence-in-depth
  • Understand the security interplay in the areas of application assurance, data classification, network security, and emerging IT trends and threats.
  • Analyse and assess client facing segmentation challenges, identify recommendations for solutions, and define a roadmap to successfully implement such solutions
  • Develop and deliver workshops in the areas of security to include but not limited to security policy, process flows, architecture, and solution definitions.
  • Develop reports and supporting presentations for both client and internal discussions

Requirements

  • 5 - 10 years of CyberSecurity experience. The ideal candidate will have combined experience as a security practitioner, security consultant, pre-sales or architect
  • Minimum of a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Information Assurance or related field
  • Required certifications: CISSP, CISM, CRISC (at least one or comparable skills and experience)
  • Extensive knowledge of current and upcoming security technologies, Standards, Regulations and Frameworks specifically NIST and operations
  • Ability to evaluate and assess an organisation to NIST CSF
  • Ability to lead teams and orchestrate business outcomes
  • Extensive ability to perform concurrent tasks in complex environments and adjusting priorities
  • Ability to communicate and modify approach, language, and style to different audiences
  • Extensive experience in organizing resources, establishing priorities, and leading security initiatives
  • Must have excellent communication skills, writing skills, and the ability to work with team members at all levels
  • Must be a performance-driven team player with an excellent attitude
  • Financial Services experience and large enterprise experience essential - ideally both but will take a combination

Huntress Search Ltd does not discriminate on the grounds of 'protected characteristics' as defined under the Equality Act and other relevant UK legislation.

Huntress Search Ltd acts as a Recruitment Agency in relation to all Permanent roles and as a Recruitment Business in relation to all Temporary roles.

PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.

Data Privacy Consultant

How would you like to chance to work for an innovative global consultancy? This opportunity is for experienced data privacy consultants to become a key part of the organisation. You would be part of a global network of security professionals working on projects for FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 clients, with a company ethos that centres around your progression and career.

If successful you will be working with clients from around the world, from a wide range of business sectors. Your key focus will be ensuring that the client achieves compliance in an organised and efficient manner while creating new business strategies deriving from new policies and legislation's.

As part of their team, you will be involved in a variety of projects, such as:

  • Assessing data privacy compliance against the relevant legislative frameworks
  • Designing and implementing data protection and privacy programs to achieve compliance
  • Creating, testing and implementing new business strategies to take advantage of the legislation
  • Conducting privacy impact assessments
  • Third-party assessments
  • Data governance and discovery tool implementation
  • Information flow mapping to a common standard / using tools
  • Deploying processes and tools to help detect and prevent privacy breaches
  • Creating effective data privacy governance within our clients, creating a harmonised approach towards data protection and privacy by bringing together stakeholders (e.g. legal, compliance, risk, HR, security, business functions etc.)
  • Assisting clients in privacy-related incident response activities
  • Supporting the client's team by acting as an interim team member (e.g. data protection officer, security officer, security manager, security analyst etc.)

Skills and Requirements:

  • Professional consulting background with a focus on data privacy and legislation
  • Preference on sectors such as Life Sciences consultancy

You should also have the following skills/experiences:

Bachelor's or Master's Degree in IT, Law or relevant field that demonstrates your interest in the data protection and privacy domain.

Proven experience with relevant data protection and privacy laws and regulations (e.g. CCPA, EU GDPR, Privacy Shield) and industry standards and frameworks, such as GAPP and BCR

Possession of relevant qualifications such as CIPM, CIPT, CIPP/E, CISM, CISSP, and/or HCISSP, as well as involvement in industry related organisations (e.g. IAPP, ISACA, (ISC)²) is desirable. Where you do not have the qualifications, we will support you in achieving them

The ability to efficiently understand client organisations and their business model and to tailor relevant processes to privacy requirements

To communicate effectively with different stakeholders (e.g. business, legal, IT, security) about data protection and privacy matters

An analytical mindset, with a focus on producing quality work in a results-oriented environment

 

Huntress Search Ltd does not discriminate on the grounds of 'protected characteristics' as defined under the Equality Act and other relevant UK legislation.

Huntress Search Ltd acts as a Recruitment Agency in relation to all Permanent roles and as a Recruitment Business in relation to all Temporary roles.

PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.