Junior Security Analyst - Permanent - Market rates - Cardiff

Market Rates - Information Security
Ref: 1521 Date Posted: Monday 13 Sep 2021
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My client, a financial services company based near Cardiff, Wales is looking for a Security Analyst to join their Security team on a permanent basis.

The Security specialist will monitor the computer networks and systems for security issues using various tools and methodologies, according to company best practices.  The security analyst will perform test vulnerability analysis and manage detected vulnerabilities. The candidate will work closely with the security team and Security Manager.

Job specifications

  • Perform threat analysis and perform security assurance of applications, networks and systems
  • Participate in the update, maintenance and testing of Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery   
  • Contribute to the management and maintenance of the ISO27001, PCI-DSS and other relevant certifications.
  • Participate with the audit and help to develop Information security processes and best practices

Work Experience and Qualifications

  • Strong understanding of firewalls, proxies, SIEM, antivirus, IDPS, Access Control
  • Previous exposure to patch management
  • Maintenance and development of Information security processes, best practices and procedures
  • Experience with Security frameworks such as ISO027001, PCI-DSS, NIST
  • Excellent written and spoken English will be required

To be considered, please ensure you complete your application on the Computappoint website.

Services offered by Computappoint Limited are those of an Employment Business and/or Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.