Cyber Security Analyst

Job Description

We are looking for a Cyber Security Analyst to play a key role helping to maintain and improve the security of our information assets. The role requires a good technical and practical understanding of information security topics and techniques. The successful applicant will work across the whole business to provide high quality security guidance for all our global offices.

Position Responsibilities

Key duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Configure, monitor and respond to endpoint, network, IDS & IPS, vulnerability scanners and SIEM alerts
  • Acquire and investigate server logs, firewall logs, traffic logs and host system logs
  • Identify, track and resolve threats and vulnerabilities
  • Participate in incident response activities, perform malware analysis and e-mail forensic
  • Develop technical solutions and security tools to automate repeatable tasks
  • Produce periodic intelligence reports to provide situational awareness to key stakeholders
  • Assist with investigations and provide intelligence analysis during cyber security incidents
  • Maintain security control/framework documentation

Attributes

Required:

  • BSc or MSc in a computing or a computing related field
  • Knowledge of TCP / IP Protocols, network analysis and network / security applications
  • Have an understanding of commonly used internet protocols such as SMTP, HTTP and DNS
  • Experience in C, Python, Ruby or Shell scripting
  • Comfortable using Linux / UNIX command line tools
  • Excellent analysis and problem solving skills
  • Have good verbal and written communication skills
  • Proactive and positive with strong organisational skills
  • Highly self-motivated and have a passion for cybersecurity

Desirable:

  • Threat hunting experience and a good knowledge of security strategies
  • Data / memory management
  • Experience of using a variety of analytical tools and methods to identify security compromises within large and sophisticated data sets
  • Understanding techniques and tools to perform forensics and root cause analysis
  • Ability to communicate technical issues to a non-technical audience and explain the impact of vulnerabilities or threats in business focused language
  • Knowledge of reverse engineering tools (e.g., Ghidra)
  • Industry certification (e.g., CompTIA, CEH)

Remuneration

The salary is competitive and would include a bonus, depending on experience and qualifications.

Contact Details

Please send your CV and cover letter to recruiting@partners-cap.com with the subject “Cyber Security Analyst”. Further information about Partners Capital is available on our website www.partners-cap.com