Cyber Security Events Analyst Posted Jul 15
Computer Network Defence Limited , Mons, Hainaut, Belgium
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Role: Cyber Security Events Analyst

Type: Contract

Location: Mons, Belgium

Clearance: NATO SECRET

Rate: £Competitive

Our client is looking for a Security Events Analyst to join their team on a contract basis, the suitable candidate must have demonstrable experience in the analysis and handling of security events, to support the successful operation based onsite in Belgium. This role involves a 24/7 shift rotation within the incident handling team to provide full time coverage for the system.

Key Responsibilities:

Analyse and interpret advisories from national and non-government CERTs for their relevance to the client and development of associated signatures and event correlation

Assist in initial selection and assessment of security tools relating to Event Analysis Cell responsibilities

Perform technical coordination as required with national, non-governmental and other client authorities

Provide, as requested, technical support to forensic investigation

Develop customised sensor and correlation filters and signatures to address client-specific threats and vulnerabilities

Develop signature database to record all authorised event filters, customised signatures and sensor configurations

Provide technical direction to cell head incident-related research conducted by the Cell

Review and refine event analysis processes to optimise sensor configuration and correlation capabilities

Conduct and direct technical aspects of trend and threat analysis in order to optimise NCIRC sensors and to propose modifications to audit policies to NATO security authorities

Prepares and delivers reports and presentations to the client and national security authorities, INFOSEC communities and CIS operating authorities on all aspects of event analysis and interpretation

Co-ordinate assistance to TIER 3 as required in respect to event analysis and interpretation

Develop of standard operating procedures covering all aspects of event analysis

Essential Skills:

Comprehensive knowledge of principles of computer and communications security, networking and vulnerabilities of modern operating systems and applications

Proficiency with Network (TCP/IP) Engineering and secure network design

Proficiency with Intrusion/Incident Detection and Handling

Proficiency with Security Assessment

Practical experience in system administration and network administration

Experience in analysis of risk and in implementation and integration of cyber security protective measures

Experience in office communication and information systems

NATO SECRET clearance required

Desirable Skills:

Degree in IT or CIS security related discipline

Member of recognized professional body or institution

Relevant certifications, such as Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or GIAC Security

Experience in interpretation and mitigation of CIS security vulnerabilities

Experience in Intrusion Detection and Incident Handling

Language Proficiency: English SLP 3333 (Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing)

Candidates must hold valid UK Security Clearance or be able to attain the level of Clearance specified.

To apply please send a CV and covering letter outlining your suitability, salary requirements and availability to (see below)

In line with Asylum & Immigration Legislation, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the EU. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process. Furthermore, in view of the nature of the work, all potential employees will undergo stringent reference and identity checks.

CND Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Employment Type: Contract
Other Pay Info: £Competitive