Incident Response and Threat Intel Analyst

Ref: DS_InRes_JOB  ·  Posted on 09 May 2022


Our client is a leading multinational telecommunications holding company who specialise in critical national infrastructure. They are looking for an Incident Response and Threat Intel Analyst to join the team on a 6-month basis and work on their Emergency Services Network programme. You will be responsible for the timely and appropriate action taken to resolve cyber events, incident investigation and Threat Intelligence triage.

The3 ideal candidate will have an awareness of the cyber risks to critical services and will be competent in detecting when, where and how attacks take place. You will analyse attacks and provide forensic of malware and artefacts to identify solutions to mitigate cyber threats.

Key responsibilities
  • As a member of the Cyber Incident and Threat Response team you will respond to immediate security threats that may impact our client network
  • You will be responsible for responding to both incident and intelligence alerts regarding the cyber risks facing policing
  • Responsible for working in a National Support Team (NST).
  • The NMC team’s goal is to detect, analyse, investigate and respond to cybersecurity incidents using a combination of cutting edge technology and a strong set of processes.
  • NST staff work across the organisation, typically with cyber threat teams and client liaison officers to ensure security issues are addressed quickly upon discovery.
Skills & experience
  • Knowledge of various security methodologies and processes
  • Business acumen: Knowledgeable in business strategy and the drivers of organisational performance, including the impact of recommendations you make.
  • Knowledge of the current Threat landscape
  • Communication: Excellent ability to translate complex issues to the relevant audience, both verbally and written.
  • A genuine enthusiasm and drive to work within Cyber Security Motivated and ambitious to work on your own initiative without needing direction
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritise, and manage time effectively
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and professional demeanour
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications
  • Experience working in a fast paced operational environment
  • Experience working within a team
  • Completed Intelligence Analysis course (e.g. NIAT, RISC UK or similar), or willingness to work towards

The client would also like to see some of the below, but this is not essential:

  • Foundation or Higher Degree in computer science or related subject, or relevant practical and transferable experience
  • Completed CompTIA Network+ and Security+ or willingness to work towards
  • Experience in internal and external stakeholder management and engagement

Our client is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcomes applications from all backgrounds.

Additional benefits
  • Flexible Benefits Scheme
  • Private Medical Cover
  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Assessment
  • Critical Illness Cover
  • Additional Holiday
  • Life Cover
  • Bonus sacrifice – pay amount of Bonus into Pension
  • Legal Protection Insurance
  • Give As You Earn (GAYE)
  • Pension
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Saveshare Scheme
  • Technology Benefits
  • Holidays

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