Junior Cyber Security Analyst

Up to 25000.00 GBP Annual
29 Nov 2016
27 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Junior Cyber Security Analyst-??25,000+ benefits per annum, Cheltenham

An advanced security software company has an opportunity for a Junior Cyber Security Analyst to join their team in detecting and responding to a wide variety of technical security incidents. The role is based in their newly refurbished offices in Cheltenham, with easy access to good transport links.

The Cyber Security Analyst will implement sophisticated means to detect, manage and remediate cyber security threats when they occur. They will be responsible for monitoring suspect activity, making use of intrusion prevention systems, vulnerability scanning tools, malware forensics tools in addition to bespoke methodologies to detect and prevent security compromise. They will manage security incidents to conclusion, liaise with IT departments in other affiliated departments, and advise and quantify the incidents as required.

The successful candidate will have a degree in Computer Science or a similar field, relevant work experience in a technical environment, and excellent attention to detail. While full training will be given, a genuine interest in intrusion prevention, anti-malware solutions and infrastructure would be highly desirable. The security monitoring system is international in scope, resulting in the role requiring non-standard hours on occasion.

The impressive benefits include 12pm finish on Fridays, a flexi time canteen on site serving breakfast and lunch, free car parking, dress down Fridays and BUPA health insurance.

All applicants must be willing to undergo and pass full UK security vetting.

Apply now for an immediate telephone interview.

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