Security Incident Response Specialist

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Security Incident Response Specialist

South Dublin



Ref: E10053SD

Job Description

My Dublin based client is looking for an experience Security Incident Response Specialist to join their exisitng team in a permanent role.

Job Responsibilities

  • Striving for Excellence: You will be the 1st line of defence in relation to suspected Cyber Security incidents, taking the overall responsibility for defining and executing the Incident Response Plan to prepare for, identify, respond to and recover from incidents.
  • Always part of a bigger picture: you will work closely with stakeholders across Technology Department, other local Business Units, the Global Cyber Defence team, Shared Services and other Services Providers to minimize the potential harm to the organisation. This will give you a global reach to diverse centres of excellence, whilst monitoring reputable Security & Cyber Intelligence sources.
  • Always learning: You will maintain ongoing compliance with Group Cyber Security policies and standards, and industry standards and best practices
  • Being a value creator: You have a continuous process improvement mindset and will report on the prioritisation, resolution and escalation of Security incidents, whilst building productive working relationships with other business functions
  • A tech guru: You will act as an internal Security consultant to advice or influence business and technical partners whilst constantly driving continuous improvements and best practices within the Security framework and providing input into the Cyber Security Baseline planning.
  • A dot connector: You will document the results of threat analysis and any subsequent remediation and recovery in a consistent manner; writing and distributing “Lessons Learned” technical articles for knowledge sharing. You will make recommendations for new, innovative solutions to optimize the incident lifecycle and educate to provide general Security Incident Response awareness to employees and contractors, and IR training and mentoring for more junior team members

Experience Required

  • Technical degree with 3-5 years’ experience executing various Incident Response frameworks and procedures
  • Outstanding understanding of cyber intelligence risks and threats
  • Excellent knowledge of IT and Security technologies, including Enterprise AV/HIDS, IDPS, Host/Network forensics tools, firewalls, WAF, VA scanners
  • Programming and scripting experience, Regex
  • Excellent analytical, reporting and problem solving skills

Essential and Desirable Skills

  • Excellent communicating skills with the ability to articulate complex technical issues in simple terms both technical and non-technical
  • Ability to handle competing demands and quickly adapt to frequent environment changes (infrastructure, organisation, priorities etc.)
  • Ability to independently perform assignments to a high standard with the minimum amount of supervision
  • You are a highly organised with impeccable attention to detail with strong sense of urgency & effective time management skills

Working Hours & Benefits

  • 40 Hour Work Week
  • Flexible Working Hours and Location
  • 27 Days Annual Leave
  • Free Parking
  • Pension

How to Apply

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