IT Security Analyst - Permanent - Edinburgh - Call to discuss salary & benefits

IT - Security, Security Analysis
pension, health, life assurance
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Date Posted:
1 / 10 / 2018
IT Security Analyst - Permanent - Edinburgh - Call to discuss salary - benefits

IT Security is one of the hottest jobs in the IT market right now, and we have a fantastic opportunity for one lucky candidate to join a small team working in a niche financial sector organisation. Any Security Analysts reading this now, please stop and get in touch immediately for further information.

In this role you’ll be able to hone your skills in all aspects of IT Security including; Intrusion Detection / Prevention Systems, Security Compliance, developing security procedures and controls, Policy implementation - management etc. As with all great career moves there will be challenges requiring a good knowledge of current Information Technology Security principles together with the ability to work with people at all levels either independently or as part of a larger project team.

What you and the team will do:
- Security information, event and vulnerability management
- Intrusion detection and prevention
- Configure and troubleshoot security systems and infrastructure
- Produce MI, quality statements and control reports
- Managing changes to security automation and orchestration platforms
- End-point security software management and data loss prevention

The skills you’ll bring and want to develop further:
- Extensive experience of working in an operational IT Security role
- Strong technical skills across infrastructure and security
- Expert knowledge of IT Security Principles
- Experience of Security event monitoring and response
- Knowledge of IDS/IPS, Firewalls, System hardening, Network access control etc.
- Security Qualification (SSCP, CISSP, GIAC, CEH etc)
- Scripting experience (Python, PowerShell)
- Previous experience working in the financial sector

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 then please apply now.

Only apply to this vacancy if you consent to us contacting you with regards to this and similar future career opportunities. You may call to discuss the role in more detail if you wish.