Senior Incident Response Analyst

Ref No. EMP450139
Location Cheltenham, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required


A Senior Incident Response Analyst required on a permanent basis working in Cheltenham.


Previous experience as a security analyst

The Job

This is an exciting role working for a UK based solutions provider and systems integrator operating in the Defence and Aerospace markets.

As a senior responder, you will be responsible for monitoring identifiers and suspect activity that indicates a potential security incident. This will make use of intrusion prevention systems, vulnerability scanning tools and malware forensics. You will be proficient in IR with an understanding of real-world APT tools, tactics, and procedures, and be able to quickly determine the nature of the threat and deliver the appropriate response.

There is a competitive Salary on offer as well as a generous benefits package.

Skills Required:

* Previous experience as a security analyst
* Proven experience of intrusion detection and vulnerability analysis
* Experience with network analysis tools, and an ability to conduct packet capture analysis
* Excellent understanding of networking principles including TCP/IP, DNS etc. and commonly used internet protocols such as SMTP, HTTP, etc.
* Operating systems and system administration skills in either Windows/Solaris/Linux
* Knowledge of intrusion detection systems and methods of security hacking/penetration testing
* The ability to perform malware triage
* Working knowledge of at least one scripting language (Python, PHP, etc.)
* Experience with reviewing raw log files, data correlation, and analysis (i.e. firewall, network flow, IDS, system logs)

This is an ideal role for someone who has a keen interest in providing cyber security protection services

Networkers acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Networkers and may assist with processing your application.


Related jobs


Related articles

  • Voice of the Workforce

    on 30 January 2017

    1,600 technology professionals from around the world took part in our Voice of the Workforce survey. The survey sought opini...

  • Spring Budget 2017: a technology perspective

    on 09 March 2017

    Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered the Spring budget yesterday, following up on the proposals set out in the Autumn Stateme...

Back to top