Threat Analyst, Cyber Security, London

Threat Analyst, Cyber Security, London

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    City of London, London

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    Cyber Security & IT Risk

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    Andrew Nitek

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Exciting opportunity to join North Starr's prestigious end user organisation client in a new greenfield role. We are looking for someone with a background in a technical security role, who wishes to carve out a niche as a Threat Hunter. Role will be central London based.

Day to day duties include:

  • Monitoring of alerts generated by our SIEM and other 3rd party monitoring
  • Identifying potential attack vectors & indicators of compromise
  • Reviewing of systems & networks whilst considering threat indicators
  • Automating the analysis of systems across the estate
  • Designing and implementing of signatures used to detect and prevent threats
  • Documenting and reporting of findings to management
  • Handling of incident response situations

The successful candidate should have:

  • 2 years' experience in dealing with security incidents, with system administration experience desirable
  • Knowledge and experience of SIEM systems, system administration, scripting (e.g. Python, PowerShell), and log analysis
  • Technical background of Windows & Macintosh platforms, supported by a solid understanding of networking
  • Ability to conduct investigations, combining best practice and critical thinking
  • Experience in incident response, malware analysis, or forensics
  • Excellent attention to detail with proven communication, documentation & reporting skills
  • Any of the following certifications would be advantageous :
    • CCNA CyberOps, CySA+
    • CCNA R&S, Security+, Network+, A+

Please send your CV ASAP for this hugely exciting opportunity.