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Information Security Incident Response Analyst

Apply now Job no: 031544
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Scotland - Glasgow City Centre
Categories: IT

Job Title: Information Security Incident Response Analyst 
Team: Information Security & Governance 
Location: Glasgow 
Salary £36,720 to £45,900 DOE plus 34 days holiday per annum AND benefits
Employment Type: Permanent Full Time

Join our team and get involved in the integration journey (CYBG / Virgin Money). As we come together as one super bank, we are on the look out for talented and experienced Information Security specialists. We are on the hunt for an Information Security Incident Response Analyst to join our Security Incident Response team. If you like a fast paced role that will challenge you, then read on!  

The Incident Response Analysts role is about…

As an Information Security Incident Response Analyst you will operate Incident Response activities directly related to security incidents, supporting the activities of the Information Security department and the wider company, and responding to a wide variety of incidents relating to both malicious activity and inadvertent actions. Managing both reactive and proactive activities to strengthen the security posture of the bank.

It’s preferred that you have…

  • Practical experience of Security Incident Management or experience in IT Incident Management (Incident & Problem Management) 
  • Ability to make sound decisions and judgements under pressure
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Highly effective interpersonal skills, relationship skills, and written/verbal communications skills, with an ability to see and communicate Information Security challenges in Business terms
  • An ability to motivate and influence others, and to negotiate and build consensus
  • Good combination of technical knowledge and technical aptitude for Data loss tools / controls
  • Manage Lessons learned and Post Incident reviews
  • Effective management of Risks identified from Incident / event management
  • Remediate Root cause and drive solutions plans

We would like you to have… 

  • Practical experience of Information Security frameworks and knowledge of Data Security & Privacy, Network Security, 3rd Party Security, Cryptography, Access Control, Security Incident Management and Problem Management 
  • Understanding of the attack vectors, methods and actors in relation to cyber security and experience in developing and testing cyber scenarios
  • Working knowledge of Data loss prevention controls
  • Understanding of the related technical controls which prevent Cyber Crime
  • Working knowledge of information security related policy, standards and methodologies and associated information security legislation and scheme standards
  • An understanding of the Financial Services regulated environment within the UK and the requirements of Information Security within it
  • Certified Incident Handler qualification or similar
  • Awareness of Office 365 and other Cloud services
  • Understanding of the GDPR regulation and activities required to support compliance of this
  • Practical experience of Red-team exercises for information security incidents

The above is our wish list but it’s just that a wish list. If you don’t have all the skills and experience required we are ok with that, we still want to hear from you!

We’ll look after you with…

U Benefits is our reward package that reflects the unique culture that we have here at CYBG. It is an integral part of our commitment to you, recognising the diversity of colleagues and empowering you to make the benefit choices appropriate that are right for you.

What’s available?

  • 25 days holiday plus 9 public holidays AND you can buy more
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Total Pension! Enabling you to save a regular amount towards your retirement
  • Income Protection and Life Assurance
  • Wellness Account is an on demand fully flexible benefit which you control. This benefit provides reimbursement towards the cost of your wellness choices

If this sounds like a role for you, then please click the link below to apply.

Points to note: If we offer you the job and you accept, you will be required to pass a credit and criminal record check, as well as providing 3 years' worth of satisfactory references.

At CYBG, inclusion is at the heart of our culture. It’s written into our values. As part of our inclusion strategy, we want to build a truly inclusive culture, where every colleague and customer feels they belong and our recruitment process reflects this approach.

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