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Cyber Security Specialist - Threat Detection

Job Title: Cyber Security Specialist - Threat Detection
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/15964/D/KS/180221_1613647675
Contact Name: Information Security Team
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Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Cyber Security Specialist / Threat Detection Analyst (Linux Python). Global technology company is seeking a Cyber Security Specialist.

As a Cyber Security Specialist you will you'll gain an indepth understanding of the core Cyber Defence product and make recommendations for improvements. You'll partner with software engineers, advising them on security best practice and prioritising analysis automation efforts based on a detailed understanding of prevailing malicious actors and techniques. You'll help to research and develop new product features, simulating features in the lab, scripting proof-of-concepts using Python and work with developers to transform these into production level code, producing detailed briefs about threats and detection approaches.

The company is able to offer a remote interview and onboarding process as well as work from home for the foreseeable; in time you'll join colleagues in the London office with continued flexibility to work part of the week remotely.

*You're a Cyber Security Specialist with a broad range of knowledge across Threat Detection / Threat Intelligence Platforms and tools with deep knowledge and hands-on experience in at least two of the following areas: Reverse Engineering; Defensive Analysis; Incident Response; Vulnerability Research; Computer Forensics
*You have high level scripting (or ideally coding) experience with Python and a good knowledge of the Linux commandline
*You're excited by the prospect of contributing to a software product and enjoy analysis, problem solving and R&D environments
*You're used to collaborating with software engineers and are keen to share knowledge
*You have good communication skills, able to explain highly technical concepts to non-technical audiences as well as engineers

As a Cyber Security Specialist / Threat Detection Analyst you will earn a competitive salary (to £110k) plus benefits.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Cyber Security Specialist / Threat Detection Analyst opportunity.