IT Security Analyst - Edinburgh city centre - Salary DOE

IT - Security, Security Analysis
Flexible Benefits Package
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Date Posted:
25 / 3 / 2019
IT Security Analyst - Edinburgh city centre - Salary DOE

IT Security is undoubtedly one of the most important things for any business to consider, so it’s no surprise it’s still one of hottest areas in the market! Our client is currently implementing a ton of exciting changes to their security teams and platforms which makes it an ideal environment for their Security Analysts not only to use their considerable skills in the domain, but also be part of an evolving function incorporating the latest technology to keep ahead of the curve. So if this sounds like the opportunity you’ve been looking for, and the kind of environment in which you’d thrive, let’s have a chat about this great new opening below!

Abrecco’s Edinburgh city centre based client has a fantastic opportunity for you to join a growing team working in an established financial sector organisation. You’ll be able to hone your skills in all aspects of IT Security including Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems, Security Compliance, and Procedures and Controls development. What’s more, you’ll get to play a key role in contributing to the ongoing improvement of our client’s security function, putting you in a unique and ideal position to realise your ideas and be appreciated for your creativity! So what are you waiting for? Apply now!

What you and the team will do:
Taking security events through the full incident lifecycle from detection to resolution
Contributing to the ongoing improvement of the wider security function and platforms
Working with a range of systems and technologies including firewalls, security software and proxies

What you’ll bring and want to develop further:
Broad and refined knowledge of IT security technologies and principles
Experience of being in at least a mid-level security-focussed role
Security incident investigation and management experience ranging from 1st to 3rd line
Any experience with security controls management and deployment
Knowledge of IDS/IPS, Firewalls, System hardening, Network access control etc.
Previous experience of playbooks, automation and scripting (PowerShell / Python) would be ideal
Security Qualifications such as SSCP, CISSP, GIAC, CEH or similar

So if you have the skills and experience and want to join well established company offering an excellent package together with excellent long term career prospects and an opportunity to be truly appreciated for the work you do, then please apply now!