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Security Operations Analyst – Insurance

Job Reference: SOAL/21108_1503306644

Salary: £400 - £450 per day

Salary per: Day

Job Duration: 6 Months +

Job Start Date: ASAP

Vacancy Posted: 21-08-2017

Contract Type: Contract

Location: London

Security Operations Analyst – Insurance required for a 6 month contract in Central London.

You will be joining a Global Insurer

Our client is starting a Security Operations team (CSIRT) whom will be responsible for international cyber defence and investigations.

The analyst will support the security operations by assisting with the establishment, development and day to day cyber security operations. This will be achieved by participating in projects defined in the Security Road Map, developing processors and procedures and lastly performing day to day activities which includes investigations, incident response, research and development.

Required skills:

  • End point architecture and associated security knowledge (Win7, Win 10, Server 2008, 2012, Linux Redhat)
  • Windows Server Active Directory Knowledge (GPO, Forest, Design, Domains, ACL)
  • General understanding of Threat Scenarios and corresponding measures (Next-Gen malware, Pass-the-Hash, Pass-the-Ticket, Threat Modelling, Security & Configuration Management, Security Policies, Security Concepts)
  • Incident Response and Recovery techniques (tools and techniques)
  • Knowledge of Workload Security configurations, Security Standards, policies and Governance frameworks
  • Knowledge of IT security best practices
  • Experience with security tools such as Symantec AV, Metasploit, Sophos, Fire-Eye etc.
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new environments can work within a team to achieve results globally
  • Scripting technologies (PowerShell, Vbs, Python)
  • Understanding of Infrastructure technologies and concepts with reference to Cyber Security
  • Good knowledge of firewalls, IDS and IPS

Nice to have:

  • In depth knowledge of ISO27001
  • Preferable Certifications: SSCP, CISP, CEH, CHFI andor MCSA

Due to the volume of applications received for positions, it will not be possible to respond to all applications and only applicants who are considered suitable for interview will be contacted.

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