IT Security Analyst

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IT Security Analyst

South Dublin

Permanent

€40,000 - €50,000

Ref: E8587SC

Job Description

My excellent MNC client based in South Dublin is looking for a IT Security Analyst to join their expanding team on a permanent basis ASAP.

Job Responsibilities

  • Gather and analyse IT security related data such as logs and events, to identity risks, vulnerabilities or security breaches to the organisation
  • Alert local sites on any security events identified and assist with mitigation and remediation
  • Triage of mail for phishing and malware analysis
  • Coordinate the performance of penetration testing and assist sites with remediation advice
  • Assist in incident response and forensic investigation
  • Assist with the development of common set of security tools, define their operational parameters and conduct reviews of tool output

Experience Required

  • A minimum of hands on 3 years’ experience in an IT Security role
  • Excellent customer service, interpersonal, communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to multitask, work under pressure and meet critical deadlines
  • Ability to prioritise and co-ordinate work
  • Audit, compliance or governance experience a distinct advantage
  • Some travel is required

Essential and Desirable Skills

  • A strong understanding of network, server and client infrastructure
  • An adequate understanding of cryptography, malware types, vulnerability management and incident response
  • Familiarity working with an ITSM tool or similar
  • Understanding of switches and routers

Educational Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree in IT or related field, or equivalent work experience
  • CEH, CISSP, CompTIA Security+ or equivalent qualification
  • CCSP, CHFI or GCIH a distinct advantage
  • CCNA is a plus

Working Hours & Benefits

  • Flexible work hours
  • 23 days annual leave and more available to buy
  • Pension
  • Wellness allowance
  • Free parking
  • Onsite canteen

How to Apply

If you are interested in this role, then please Apply along with your updated CV and I will be in touch with you to discuss your application in more detail, otherwise feel free to connect with me by whichever medium you are most comfortable with be that Linkedin, Email or Telephone. Remember we have limited our site to a maximum of 200 Jobs so if this Role is not a 100% match to your requirements please be sure to connect with us as we will most likely have another role which you may find more suitable.

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