IT Security Analyst
Leicestershire, GB
8d ago

Summary of the Role :

We are offering a fantastic opportunity for someone to join the Group IT team based in the Group Support Centre . Your role will be to work within a small IT security team, liaising with five 3rd Line Support Analyst’s, ensuring excellent security compliance throughout the business.

You will work with threat monitoring, compliance, event log management and vulnerability management to help protect against cyber-

attacks and vulnerabilities across the threat landscape.

What Will I Be Responsible For?

  • Day to day the successful candidate will be working with our 3rd Party SOC (Security Operations Center) called PROACT to provide support on cyber security vulnerabilities and other security flaws which are identified either by ourselves or by the SOC.
  • Review, monitor and implement and best practice security measures :
  • Review the incidents / Vulnerabilities that are identified by the SOC - This would either be via a phone call to the candidate or an incident that has triggered and logged to the service desk.
  • Monitoring analytics to see if vulnerabilities are increasing in certain areas. We use dashboards and intelligence from the SOC for this.
  • Implementing the remediation to the vulnerabilities or exploits. Providing a fix which may mean liaising with 3rd line support to help with the remediation.
  • Ensuring excellent security compliance is basically remediating all the vulnerabilities within the business.
  • Keeping the systems up to date and patching where needed to stop future cyber attacks.
  • The tasks within threat / vulnerability are to protect the network from cyber attacks. Tasks are to patch vulnerabilities, work with our 3rd party SOC to investigate vulnerabilities, Implement changes to remediate exploits and stop attacks and monitor fixes once remediation has taken place.
  • Personal Characteristics :

    Essential :

  • Experience in a 3rd line technical environments with good troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent overall management of a diverse Server and Workstation Environment
  • Change and transition technical management skills
  • Excellent governance controls with regards
  • Patch Management
  • Microsoft windows update compliance and reporting
  • GDPR & Privacy by design
  • Experience working with a Security Operations Centre Investigating improper accessRisk management / mitigation
  • Good experience of managing and implementing security policies and procedures
  • Implement & monitor security best practices
  • Experience implementing Office 365 within large business (4000+ users)
  • Exposure to managing Azure Cloud Platforms
  • Ability to work within a team, providing flexible support to other team members
  • Desirable :

  • Citrix Experience
  • Microsoft Exchange
  • Any Cisco Networking Knowledge
  • Identity and access management
  • Exposure to ISO27001 policies and procedures
  • IT security related certifications
  • What about the Benefits Package?

  • Competitive base salary
  • Company Bonus Scheme
  • 25 days holiday
  • Money Purchase Pension Scheme
  • Life cover
  • Choice of Flexible Benefits
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