A leading IT Infrastructure & Services Consultancy seeks a Cyber Defense Threat Analyst with SC Clearance for a 4 month contract initially, based in Hatfield, Inside IR35
This position will initially (first 1-2 weeks) be working Mon-Fri 9-5 however once trained, will transition to a 24×7 shift pattern working 12 hour shifts, days and nights on a 4 week shift pattern.
The Cyber Defence Centre (CDC) mission is to detect and react to cyber security threats facing the organisation and our customers 24/7.
Our strategic aim is to accurately analyse and investigate events and allow remediation and recommendations to be dealt with by the appropriate resolver teams. We have a new opportunity available for a Cyber Threat Analyst to provide triage and investigation support n cyber threat and information assurance risks.
The Ideal Candidate
Broad IS experience with a basic understanding of technologies and processes for protective monitoring and vulnerability management,
Analytical approach to problem solving, good knowledge of Network Topologies and Protocols e.g. TCP/IP, and common security assurance technologies.
Excellent communication skills and willingness to learn new skills is a key requirement for this role
Security Information & Event Management and Log analysis;
Delivery of vulnerability analysis and penetration testing;
Understanding of security enforcing functionality;
Basic coding (perl / powershell etc);
Able to deliver cyber security related presentations;
Risk Analysis Methods, Techniques and Tool;
Knowledge of (one of the following):
Network Vulnerability analysis / penetration testing;
Application Vulnerability analysis / penetration testing;
SIEM tuning and threat analysis;
Working as part of a team to deliver protective monitoring and vulnerability management deliverables.
Liaise with customers throughout the on boarding / off boarding process for CDC Services;
Delivery of protective monitoring service (reactive and proactive);
Support of process development for Cyber Defence Centre service delivery;
Provide direction and guidance on security related good practices;
Creation of cyber threat advisories for internal and customer systems;
Deliver Security Information & Event Management analysis and reporting for internal and customer systems;
Deliver vulnerability management analysis and reporting for internal and customer systems;
Deliver vulnerability life cycle management analysis and reporting for internal and customer systems;
Deliver threat management and intelligence reporting to internal and customer systems.
Work as part of a problem management, incident management and forensic analysis team for cyber related issues;
Investigate threat management and open source intelligence feeds;
Ensuring all system documentation is updated throughout the solutions lifecycle;
Provide support and on the job training to new CDC members;
Act as technical advisory to other team members. E.g. suggest resolution to operational issues using all information available;
Creation and development of new security practices, run books, use cases.
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