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Junior Security Analyst

Job Title: Junior Security Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucestershire, England
Industry:
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/12622/E/AT/060219_1549454160
Contact Name: Information Security Team
Contact Email: security@client-server.com
Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

Junior Security Analyst (Network Protocols TCP/IP HTTP Malware). An exciting opportunity has arisen for a bright and highly driven individual to utilise and develop their Security Analyst skills within a hugely successful company that offers a fantastic working environment. You'll be able to continually enhance your knowledge through an individually tailored learning and development plan, access to various industry conferences and financial support for tuition and exam fees allowing you to reach your full potential as a Security Analyst.

Cutting edge information security consultancy that helps a range of clients overcome their most complex information security challenges is seeking a Junior Security Analyst to join their Response Analyst team. Your core day to day responsibilities will include; responding to and investigating alerts raised by proprietary tools, performing analysis of the data captured by monitoring systems, assisting in the generation of new signatures / rules and supporting Investigative Consultants with incident response investigations.

Based in Gloucester, you will be joining a supportive, social and friendly company that is passionate about developing their staff and helping them to progress their career. The company offers a comprehensive benefits package and 21 days holiday with the option to buy 5 additional days.

Requirements:
*Degree educated in Computer Science or similar (2:1 or above)
*Strong interest in cyber security
*Understanding of common network protocols such as TCP/IP, HTTP and DNS
*Familiar with various types of malware, infection vectors and indicators of an infection
*Awareness of current / past information security threats
*Excellent communication skills
*Keen to learn new skills and progress your career as a Security Analyst
*Desirable: Reverse engineering

As a Junior Security Analyst you can expect to earn a competitive salary (up to £25k) plus bonus and benefits.

Apply today or call to have a confidential discussion about this Junior Security Analyst role.