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Information Security Specialist

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
  • Sector: Security
  • Date posted: 15/11/2018
  • Job reference: BBBH92812

Information Security Specialist (SOC, CSIRT, Incident) - Leeds - 3-6 Month Contract

My client, a large technology and outsourcing organisation are looking for a number of Information Security Specialists to join them on a customer site in Leeds. The roles will initially run for 3-6 months with a view to extend and can offer a competitive daily rate.

Role Background:

  • The successful candidates will analyse information and intelligence relevant to threats facing the customers systems, infrastructure and critical resources.
  • You will also be expected to follow incident response plans and assist the SOC Response Analysts when required.

Required Skills:

  • Candidates should have a solid understanding of Security tools and applications (IPS, Firewalls, AV).
  • Prior experience with Security Assessment tools (NMAP, Nessus, MetaSploit, Netcat) would also be beneficial.
  • Previous exposure to investigation of Security threats would also be of interest.
  • Any exposure to working in a SOC environment would be beneficial.
  • Candidates should hold an active SC Clearance or be eligible and willing to undergo the process.
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