Security / Network Analyst

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Security / Network Analyst




Ref: E4890CS

Job Description

My Dublin based client is looking for a Security/Network Analyst to join the team for a permanent role.

The Role

You will be maintaining and improving IT security standards within the business. Working with multiple International regions/departments you will be fulfilling business requirements in a secure manner. Knowledge of emerging attack trends and common trends are important for this role, along with knowing how to reduce the threat.

Responsible For

-Stay abreast of emerging trends and best practices within the cyber security community and make relevant recommendations for security enhancement and improvement

-Continuous security assessments by conducting assessments on various environments and platforms

-Cloud platforms (AWS and Azure) Monitor and improve the security posture on various platforms

-Security Engineering, assist in the design, implementation and maintenance of security tools across various environments

-Application penetration testing by reviewing various applications

-Provide integration and automate tasks in a security-as-code environment

-Capable of leading incidents on a technical level and performing forensics

-Design/implementation of enterprise logging with a SIEM infrastructure
-Strong Customer service including, but not limited to: responding to voice mails and emails within organizationally defined timeframes; completing projects as committed; responding to others’ feedback appropriately; making optimal use of organizationally limited resources by offering assistance to other functional teams when appropriate.

-Data Analysis, review large log sources of specific data – configure additional alerting as required


-Bachelor of Science (or academic equivalent) in relevant field

-3+ years’ experience in IT engineering required — experience installing, configuring and troubleshooting IT systems and/or networks is preferred

-Competence in scripting and task automation – experience with languages such as Python, PowerShell and Bash is preferred

-Knowledge of common cryptography protocols and PKI environments

-Proficient understanding of security tools and techniques, including performing internal and external network vulnerability assessments and penetration tests, malware detection and incident response/investigation

-Good knowledge of IDS/IPS tools, next-generation firewalls, SIEM and anti-virus tools

-Strong understanding of cyber-attacks such as SQL injections, DDOS techniques, memory scraping, XSS, CSRF, Layer 2 attacks, phishing

-Experience with Linux/Unix and Windows server environments





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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