Security Analyst

Security Analyst – Remote – 6 months £325-375 (Inside IR35)

(This role is inside of IR35 and so requires you to work with an umbrella partner)

I am currently working with a national Energy/Utilities customer that has an open need for an IT Security Analyst to start with them asap on an initial 6 month contract basis. They can offer fully remote working and have locations across the country should you ever need to be in an office.

The role will involved liaising with an external SOC provided by a 3rd party and taking responsibility for actioning any threat repsonse, system development or tuning requirments internally.

Key Responsibilities

  • Detect Security Incidents
  • Assist with ongoing investigations, and take relevant actions in accordance with the company's Cyber Response plan and other relevant standards.
  • Work with external Security Operations Centre (SOC) to detect and resolve cyber security incidents.
  • Lead remediation activities utilising information from Audit results, Pen Testing, Vulnerability Reports, and Risk Register items.
  • Utilise Security Information and Event Management tools
  • Provide support to technical Infrastructure, DevOps and Development teams with security related project questions
  • Assist with testing and implementation of Response and Recovery plans to evaluate cyber sec posture.


- Azure Sentinel or Similar Info Sec / Event Management Tool

- Sophos or equivalent Antivirus

- Netskope of equivalent CASB

- Carbon Black or equivalent Endpoint Detection Tool

Frameworks / Industry Standards / Regulations


- ISO27001


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