Security Analyst

Recruiter
Holland & Barrett International
Location
Nuneaton
Posted
12 Oct 2018
Closes
12 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently recruiting for aSecurityAnalyst to join the IT team!

The post holder will uncover a wide range of technicalsecurityvulnerabilitiesand advise the Cyber/InformationSecurityManager onassociatedrisks and potentialremediation. The Analyst willactivelymonitor theoperationsof IT in order to ensureappropriatesecuritystandards are maintained.

The Role

  • SupportCyberSecurityTeam indevelopingand maintaining an assessment to provide assurance on theadequacyandeffectivenessof the ITcontrolenvironmentto meet company InformationSecuritystandards
  • ManageVulnerabilityscans (both Application and Infrastructure) and external PenTestengagements. Drivingremediationefforts to reduce informationsecurityrisks
  • Manage H&B externalsecurityvendors and outsourced service providers; ensuredeliveryand performance meet agreed SLA and KPI
  • The analyst performs research of new threats, assessment andanalysison Intrusion Detection and Prevention tools, Firewalls, Antivirus systems, proxy devices which requiresdemonstrablesecurityincident response experience
  • Create and maintainsecurityoperationalreports for Key Performance Indicators and weekly and Monthly Metrics
  • Execute daily adhoc tasks orleadsmallsecurityprojects as needed

  • The Person
  • Customer Focus
  • Communication&Confidence
  • Planning & Reviewing
  • Attention to Detail
  • Able toprioritiseandeffectivelymanage conflictingpriorities
  • Technical Skills

  • Working in thesecurityandoperationsfields;securityoperationsexperience is an advantage
  • Excellentunderstandingofapplicationssecurityand relevant standards (OWASP); DevOps background is preferred
  • Knowledge of cutting edge threats andtechnologieseffecting Web Applicationvulnerabilities, Endpoints, Infrastructure and recent threats
  • Good knowledge of networkingtechnologies(OSI, TCP/IP, Routing and Switching, Firewalls, IDS/IPS, DDoS, DNS, Load Balancer)
  • Good knowledge of variousoperatingsystems (Windows/UNIX)
  • Demonstrableexperience of performing both internal and externalvulnerabilityassessments
  • Forensicanalysisskill an advantage
  • Computer Science Degree or similar preferred
  • Certificationsfrom EC-Council, GIAC, (ISC)² are preferred (CISSP, CEH, GCIA, CCNA-(Security)or above)
  • Excellentcommunicationskills, able toconfidentlyconverse with technical andnon-technicalstakeholders


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