Job: Security Analyst - SIEM

Job Title: Security Analyst - SIEM
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Salary: £400 - £420 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Emma Mayfield
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Security, Consultant, Government, GDS, Digital, SIEM, Security Incident and Event Management, Networks, Suppliers, Stakeholders, Java, Ruby, Python, Shell

Currently recruiting for a large central government client who is looking for a Security Analyst to join them on an initial 3 Month Contract. This is an exciting and technical role where you will be at teh forefront of the GDS security.

Please Note: This role falls outside of IR35

As the Security Analyst you will hold the following skills and experiences:
  • Experience working with Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM) tools
  • Significant experience of system operational security, network and/or application security
  • Technical knowledge in security engineering, system and network security, (authentication and security protocols, cryptography), operation of a PKI, and application security
  • Knowledge of system security vulnerabilities and remediation techniques
  • Analytic skills to understand security implications of technical events
  • Extensive troubleshooting and research skills with a positive and proactive approach to customer service and getting things done
  • Strong experience working in an operational role in a secure environment
  • Knowledge of network and web related protocols (e.g. TCP/IP, UDP, IPSEC, HTTP, HTTPS, routing protocols)
  • Strong scripting skills in at least one of the following is highly desirable: Ruby, Python, Shell (bash, ksh, csh).
  • Working knowledge of Java would be an advantage
  • Working knowledge of Linux
If you are interested and looking for your next role, please apply with a copy of your most recent CV.

Deadline for this role is at 4pm on Friday 30th June.

Look Forward to hearing from you.