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Job Title:

IT Security Analyst

Job Reference:

10210

Job Location:

Dartford

Job Salary:

£50-60K pa

Job Type: Permanent

Our Client based in Dartford is seeking an IT Security Analyst (Endpoint Protection and Vulnerability Management) to join their global Information Risk Management and IT Security Solutions team.  The role is offered as a full-time permanent role based in Dartford.

 

Salary £50 - £60,000 pa + 3% bonus – excellent benefits package including health care.

 

Skills and experience required for the position of the IT Security Analyst:

  • Degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Information Systems or related discipline
  • Experience in EDR, IR or Vuln Management IS domain(s)
  • Familiarity with security systems including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-virus software, authentication systems, log management, content filtering etc
  • Project management and problem solving skills

 

Desirable:

  • Industry Standard Certificates e.g., CISSP, CISA etc
  • ISO 27001/2

 

IT Security Analyst Responsibilities:

Endpoint Protection and Incident Response

  • Manage Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) program including development of policies, health checks, and metrics that speak to the efficacy of the program.
  • Monitors, analyzes, and investigates EDR events including Tier 1 (triage), Tier 2 (responder), and Tier 3 (hunting) support.
  • Monitors security dashboard alerts to identify and respond to security events.
  • Act as third party Cyber SOC relationship lead and team coordinator.
  • Support Cyber Security Incident Response Plan (CSIRP) as a primary incident responder for team.
  • Participates in endpoint investigations including gathering data and artifacts relevant to the event.

Vulnerability Management Program

  • Develop the architecture, capability roadmap, and plans for the continuous improvement of the vulnerability management program.
  • Performs vulnerability and configuration management scans and communicates results to system owners for remediation.
  • Articulates risk and impact to IT leaders with the proven ability to convey the urgency and need to remediate a vulnerability commensurate with the risk it presents.
  • Actively engages with various internal stakeholders including IT Architecture and Infrastructure teams, development, legal, corporate communications, and other relevant teams in Cybersecurity to conduct holistic response management on identified vulnerabilities and the remediation efforts.
  • Manage the executive and tactical metrics that speak to the efficacy of the program.
  • Define and report program roadmap, status, development issues and success metrics.
  • Assist in management and updates of information security vulnerability management policies, procedures, and standards based on National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) 800-53 standards, best practices, and compliance and regulatory requirements.

Web Application Firewall Management

  • Protect customer website through monitoring and maintaining web application firewall.
  • Manage third party WAF MSSP and support business requests.

Support Responsibilities

  • Assist team members in documentation and standardizing of existing support or operating procedures.
  • Assist in providing global coverage of response and containment work for email and web threats.
  • Assist team’s development of communications and campaigns for Security Awareness Program.

 

 

To apply, please email apply@reactrecruitment.co.uk

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