Cyber Security Analyst

Posted 28 April 2023
Salary Competitive
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCyber Security
Contact NameBethany Evans
Remote working Hybrid/Flexible

Job description

Job Description:

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Cyber Security team at one of the UK’s largest national infrastructure companies. My client is looking for an individual with a background in Information and Cyber Security Analytics.

They are looking for an Analyst who will be responsible for improving information security by supporting Cyber Security processes and manage potential threats.

Role responsibilities include :

• Delivering assurance on risks at an organisational, service, project, programme, and functional levels
• Measuring, maintaining, and reporting against and presenting data to demonstrate and mitigate risk profiles.
• Perform risk assessments and advisory reviews
• Produce regular reports, and reviews as well as adhoc ones requested and share them with Management
• Stay up to date on developing regulatory and information security trends and collaborate to define information security standards and supporting policies.
• Have knowledge and experience of key technology concepts such as access control, confidential data, encryption, IT Security, data management, architectural and planning, regulatory concerns

Essential skills:

• Ability to extract and summarise information such as learnings from risk, exercises and incidents for Senior Stakeholders and other colleagues.
• Proficiency or familiarity with data science, business intelligence, and data analytics, aware of data integration and modelling, along with presentation tactics and concepts.
• Support development and contribute to fit-for-purpose security policies and maintain baseline standards and patterns, frameworks and roadmaps with the team’ that deliver the strategic goals, business priorities and comply with technical and industry/regulatory standards.

Ideal skills:

• Knowledge of common information security management frameworks, such as International Standards Organisation (ISO) 27001, the IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) or the National Institute of Standards and Technology Cybersecurity Framework.
• Knowledge of Microsoft Technology stacks (including Active Directory, Sentinel/Defender and SharePoint)
• Experience in working with BI systems, with ability to create and build rich dashboards
• Studying for or achieved Professional security management qualifications and certifications, such as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) or other relevant credentials
• Experience of Cyber Security and/or Security within Critical National Infrastructure.

Apply today for more information.