• Department / Function IT
  • Location Cardiff
  • Number of roles available 1
  • Salary Competitive
  • Closing Date 31/10/2020

Our Cyber Security Team is vital in protecting their business and their people. They have a wide range of experience and skills. What they have in common is their passion and drive to help protect their business from threats such as data loss, hackers and cyber security threats. They also govern the risk and compliance around their security.

We are on the lookout out for a Security Engineer/ Analyst to join our team on a 12 month FTC who will bring their passion and drive to help their team continue to do an amazing job.  Whether you have limited experience or lots of experience we are interested in hearing from you.

What you will be doing

As the Security Engineer/ Analyst you will be part of the Security Operations “Blue” Team, who is responsible for the operation of a range of cyber security enforcement technologies and the analysis of their output to identify indicators of compromise.

What you will be doing

Manage the security policies of a range of cyber defence technologies
Identify and monitor security vulnerabilities and produce vulnerability advisories
Maintain security technology policies in response to changes in the vulnerability position
Assess threat intelligence and monitor changes to cyber threat
Analysing output of all security technologies and reverse engineering malware for indicators of compromise and cyber-attack
Produce regular security health reports in support of our information risk management process
Gather metrics from security controls, analysing the results for key trends and risk indicators
Conduct forensic investigations into cyber security incidents as part of our incident management process

What we are looking for

Someone who has a real passion for cyber security and a real drive to help protect our business and people from potential threats
Someone who understands the security challenges and threats we face as a finance provider
A curious mind, where you’re not afraid to think outside of the box and bring fresh ideas and solutions
An open and trusting approach to building those lasting relationships across the business
Someone who has great communication skills and able to communicate with both technical and non-technical wider team members

Life in the Team

Our Client’s culture is a bit different. They really are driven by their people and their investments in helping their business succeed. Their Security Team go out and deliver what is needed to protect the business. They don’t rely on being told what to do; they use their expertise and initiative to get the job done. They stay ahead of the game by ensuring they are up to date with their industry knowledge.

They come from different backgrounds and work closely together to share their experiences and ideas. You will find yourself doing the same and bringing new ideas or better ways of working to help the team deliver their outcomes and ensuring the business is protected from potential threats.

What the process looks like

If you are successful at the application stage you will be invited to attend a telephone interview with our Lead Security Engineer, Andi and our Head of Security, Dave. This will include a chat around your experience and why you want to become one of our Security Engineer/Analysts.

If successful after this stage we will complete a video interview. This will include a selection of competency based and technical based questions.