Vacancy : Security Incident Analyst Location : Royston The Company :
Johnson Matthey is a FSTE100 multinational speciality chemicals and sustainable technologies business headquartered in the UK.
Our vision is for a world that's cleaner and healthier; today and for future generations. We apply our cutting-edge science to create solutions with our customers that make a real difference to the world around us.
We are in the process of global IT transformation with several large programmes running and about to start.
We currently have a need for a Security Incident Analyst to join the team on a contract basis. This role is to work with the Head Of SecOps assisting in investigations, incidents and general support of the Security Operations Centre.
The role will be responsible for generating an understanding of the alerts and events taking place in the environment (both on-
premise and in the cloud) and applying JM business and IT context to improve the security posture of Johnson Matthey.
Monitor and report on all security related alerts, incidents and breaches and provide assistance in the investigation and resolution of security incidents, when required
Provide support to Group / Local IT Services and site management from a security perspective ensuring that all security incidents / problems raised via the information security stack are resolved in a timely and professional manner
Provide assistance and security input into internal and external information security investigations, audits and testing as required
Acting as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) on security products and controls, provide specialised advice to projects and programmes
Assist in the security incident response process including logging, analysing / investigation, recovery and closure as defined by the process.
Are you the ideal candidate? You will have :
Knowledge and experience of IT security controls and supporting security investigations
Ability to communicate with senior management to articulate information security risks in business terms.
Ability to convey and explain complex technical information to technical staff
Demonstrable experience in technology security-related roles, with demonstrable experience of identifying and managing information security risks in complex or critical scenarios
Understanding of enterprise IT infrastructure and architectures
Knowledge and experience of writing technical reports, documentation, policies and standards accurately and to designated timescales
Technical and / or practical experience of :
Deep knowledge of either Windows or Linux