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Senior Cyber Security Analyst

£75,000 to £95,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
REMOTE BASED UP TO £95,000 SOC/IR/FORENSICS/SIEM/MALWARE I am exclusively partnered with a Global Insurance firm that are looking to add an experienced Lead Cyber Security Analyst (SOC/Incident response) to their growing function. ROLE: Demonstrated leadership in directing and conducting research efforts, including prior experience as lead Investigator. Strong background in computer/network security concepts and technologies, including extensive knowledge of enterprise security operations and computer network vulnerabilities and exploits. Experience writing technical reports and presenting results to leadership. Identify deficiencies in security posture and develop, administer, and participate in action plans to address these gaps. Facilitate effective communication between project/program stakeholders Experience in managing large-sized projects/programs across multiple disciplines and/or teams Conduct analysis of network traffic and host activity across a wide array of technologies and platforms Perform general SIEM monitoring, analysis, content development, and maintenance Conduct and drive incident response activities such as host triage and retrieval, malware analysis, remote system analysis, end-user interviews, and remediation efforts Compile detailed investigation and analysis reports for internal SOC consumption and delivery to leadership Track threat actors and associated tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) by capturing intelligence on threat actor TTPs and developing countermeasures in response to threat actors Analyse malicious campaigns and evaluate the effectiveness of security technologies Provide forensic analysis of network packet captures, DNS, proxy, Netflow, malware, host-based security and application logs, as well as logs from various types of security sensors Conduct and provide computer forensic analysis of system memory and disk images Coordinate threat hunting activities across the network, leveraging intelligence from multiple internal and external sources, as well as cutting-edge security technologies Hunt for and identify threat actor groups and their techniques, tools, and processes Identify gaps in IT infrastructure by mimicking an attacker's behaviours and responses Provide analytic investigative support of large scale and complex security incidents In depth understanding of cloud service providers (CSP) security offerings Understanding of and ability to perform malware reverse engineering Effective at utilizing sandbox technologies to detonate malware samples Qualifications Strong understanding of Lockheed Martin s Kill Chain In depth knowledge of MITRE ATT&K matrix Advanced understanding of networking concepts and ability to analyze network artifacts Effective communication across technical silos 8-10+ years of actual work-related experience in the field of Information Security Experience with SIEM solutions (preferably Splunk or similar tool) search language, techniques, alerts, dashboards, report building, and creation of automated log correlations. 8-10+ years of relevant cybersecurity experience in IT Security, Incident Response, or network security with a strong knowledge working in a SOC Required Splunk Fundamentals I &II Training or Certification One or more relevant industry cybersecurity certifications preferred (GCIA, GCIH, GREM, CEH, etc.)
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  • Job Reference: 707262544-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Cyberapt Recruitment Ltd
    Cyberapt Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £75,000 to £95,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Bonus + Benefits
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent