Cyber Security Analyst

Cyber Security Operations Analyst - Hybrid/Glasgow £30-50000 plus benefits

Ref: 799| Posted: 18th May 2023

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Durham Professional Services is delighted to be working in partnership with a well known Brand based in Scotland. We are looking to bring on a skilled Cyber Security Operations Analyst who will be able to hit the ground running and have a passion for all things Cyber. 
Day-to-day duties
  • Perform initial triage and identification of ‘events of interest’ using operations tools and processes.
  • Ensure that all events, events of interest, exceptions and incidents are responded to in accordance with established work instructions, including remedial action/recommendations.
  • Provide detailed event and log analysis of security events.
  • Maintain currency in security concepts, tools and best practices.
  • Produce weekly reports detailing vulnerability/trending analysis as requested.
  • Present and review reports to internal and external key stakeholders.
  • Ensure all work instructions and processes are reviewed and remain current.
  • Monitor and complete phishing email investigations.
  • Participate in on-call activities.
  • Assist all members of the Cyber Security team with relevant information required.
  • Establish relationships are in place with internal stakeholders.
Essential skills
  • Experience of working with managed SIEM / SOC partners
  • Experience of working within a cyber security environment
  • Experience with cloud security, patch management, application security, vulnerability management/scanning, log analysis, risk assessments and data loss prevention
  • Knowledge and experience of key security standards (NIST CSF, Cyber Essentials, PCI-DSS, GDPR)
  • Ability to work under the direction of the Operations Manager
  • Ability to complete investigations reports in line with processes
  • A desire to learn and seek knowledge of all aspects of cyber security
Desirable skills
  • Experience using Crowdstrike, Mimecast and Qualys technologies
  • Previous experience in cyber technical aspects
  • Understanding of networking knowledge
This role will be working in a hybrid model so that there is continuity within the work place as well as the ability to work responsibly from home. My client offers an extensive benefits package along with a competitive salary. 
Please send your cv in the first instance to 
This client does not offer sponsorship at this present time. 
Candidates must live near the Glasgow area or be willing to relocate for this role as there maybe a need to go the office quickly if required. 
We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships."