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Cyber Security Analyst

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  • Sector:

    Technology & Digital

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  • Salary:

    £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ryan Harris

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    20 April 2024

Cyber Security Analyst | High Level Security Clearance Required | Up to £80,000 + Bonus | Gloucestershire | 2 Stage Interview Process

Yolk Recruitment are working with a National Security Consultancy looking to grow their Cyber Security division. They're looking for experience Cyber Security Analyst's to join at their Gloucestershire site.

If successful you will join an experienced team workign to keep critical UK assets & applications secure. You will play a crucial role in identifying and mitigating cybersecurity risks, conducting security assessments, and helping protect clients' most valuable assets.

They are based in Gloucestershire & the role requires active high level UK security clearance.

What you will be doing:

  • Conduct regular security assessments, vulnerability scans, and penetration tests to identify potential weaknesses in client systems and networks.
  • Analyse security data, logs, and events to detect and respond to security incidents and threats.
  • Develop and implement security policies, procedures, and guidelines to ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Monitor and investigate security breaches, incidents, and suspicious activities to identify the root causes and recommend remediation actions.
  • Collaborate with clients to provide guidance and recommendations for enhancing their cybersecurity posture.

The experience you will bring to the team:

  • Proven experience in cybersecurity, preferably in a consulting or national security environment.
  • Strong understanding of security principles, risk management, and security frameworks.
  • Proficiency in security tools and technologies such as SIEM, IDS/IPS, firewall, and antivirus solutions.
  • Knowledge of network protocols, security standards, and best practices.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively with diverse teams and clients.

What you'll receive in return:

  • Salary up to £80,000 (dependent on experience)
  • Guaranteed clearance bonus of £5,000
  • Annual performance bonus up to 10%
  • Private medical insurance
  • Enhanced pension scheme (5% / 10%)
  • 25 days holiday (bank holidays on top)

Got your attention?

If you believe that you have the skills and experience for the role - then please get in touch. We also offer a referral scheme for any candidates whose details are passed to us that we successfully place. If you have any further questions then please contact Ryan Harris at Yolk Recruitment.

*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.*

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