Senior Security Threat Analyst

JT2110_1571654539
Up to £65000 per annum

Managing this Role

Jake Taylor

Candidate Consultant - Cyber Specialist 0207 759 7878

A keen sportsman and captain of his local rugby team in Essex, Jake is naturally adept at spotting top performers. With a specific candidate pool from professional services, Jake sources the best cyber security talent for Magic Circle, Silver Circle and top 100 UK law firms.

 

Seniority: Mid - Level

Job Type: Permanent

Geographical coverage: London

Market: Cyber Security operations within the legal sector

Our client the UK's largest insurer is looking for a Senior Threat Hunter to join their incredibly well postured and supported security team. You will be the point of contact for the UK and the rest of the business whilst maintaining a strong and effective security team and engaging with key business partners.

Duties & Responsibilities of this position:

  • Developing new threat hunting methods and enhancing the team
  • Responding to alerts and incidents from the GSOC and other the rest of the business
  • Supporting management
  • Conducting research into new and existing threats to develop new detections for existing toolsets
  • Supporting the assessment of security control operation across UK business lines and third-party suppliers
  • Being part of the IR team and being available for out of hours incidents

Skills & Experience required:

  • Strong Threat Hunting Skills
  • Confident in the use of a common scripting language (Python, PowerShell etc)
  • Experience of IR and Pentesting
  • Packet analysis
  • Turning intelligence into actionable outcomes,
  • Forensic capture and analysis
  • Malware/file analysis
  • Linux Operating Systems or Windows Operating Systems to an advanced level,
  • Alert prioritization

A fantastic opportunity for you to showcase your skill set in a senior position within the team in a business that will support you and help you grow as a person and a professional!

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.