IT Security Operations Analyst

IT Security Operations Analyst | Remote & South East | up to circa £40,000

Our partner is growing their team again!

++ This role offers the flexibility of working from home – however for the first 3 months, you will need to make provisions to be in Surrey (HQ) for induction & training, potentially for several days per week ++

Our partner is looking or an IT Security Operations Analyst to work closely with the Information Security Manager in delivering and maintaining confidentiality, integrity and the availability of  their customers’ information and information systems. This will be primarily achieved through the identification and response to security events; identified on event monitoring systems.
 

THE BASICS:

Security Operations Analysts who can develop and maintain SIEM services based on MS Sentinel, including but not limited to advising of events capture, tuning, use case development, alert triage and response will be of interest.

The ideal candidate will be an advocate for IT Security with an ability to identify, triage and respond to security events identified by any of the security controls used in our partners’ customer environments. If you can respond and manage service requests, problems and incidents logged at the Service Desk or act as a point of escalation for security related issues we would like to hear from you today.

Providing root cause analysis of security breaches in a confidential manner, advising the Information Security Manager of any improvements to working practices or beneficial technical changes to improve the security and performance and drafting and managing processes and procedures relating to Security and Operations will be vital to your success in this role.

ABOUT YOU:

If you have a professional IT qualification such as MCSE, CCNA, CompTIA or an Information Security qualification such as SSCP, Security+, ECIH, coupled with demonstrable experience on monitoring and developing use cases in SIEM products, with an ability to investigate, troubleshoot and resolve security events you are likely to receive an immediate interview request.

Good levels of knowledge in IT and networking fundamentals, for example, Operating Systems, Directory services, TCP/IP, DNS, HTTP(S), SMTP and good levels of understanding in the approach threat actors take to attacking a network, phishing, port scanning, web application attacks, DDoS, lateral movement will hold you in good stead.

IT Security Operations Analysts with experience of working in a Security Operations Centre, and/or in an operational IT Services environment, with knowledge of Windows and/or Linux operating systems, and how to investigate them for signs of compromise will be considered.

THE ADDITIONALS:

If you have experience in a commercial IT Solutions provider or Managed Services environment, with foundational understanding for Public / Private Cloud Services (Azure/AWS/O365, CASB) and how an attacker can utilize these platforms, with use of MS security stack – Defender for Endpoint, Defender for Identity, you will thrive in this role.

Knowledge of Government Security frameworks (PSN, DSP Toolkit, G-Cloud) would be desirable, but not essential.

THE SALARY SCALE:

Entry Level:

Incident handler qualification or equivalent, with some experience with SIEM, scripting skills, but SOC not essential.

Mid Level:

SOC experience, with some experience with SIEM, and exposure and use of other MS Defender security stack tools.

Top Level:

Valid, relevant qualifications, SOC experience and several years’ experience with SIEM, exposure and use of other MS Defender security stack tools.

THE CONCLUSION:

Individuals who are comfortable in analysing and creating scripts, (preferably in KQL), with an ability to identify, recommend and implement operational improvements and generate reports and present key security metrics should apply today.

Our partner is looking to start the interview process ASAP, so if you have strong interest in IT Security, with an enthusiasm to learn and you are self-motivated coupled with accurate and clear written, and oral communication skills, this could be the ideal job opportunity for you.

This job role will require SC clearance which is a requirement of employment for this position.

Get in touch with the team at Jonothan Bosworth today for more details.

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IT Security Engineer

IT Security Engineer | Remote Working & South East | up to £35,000

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are working on an exciting opportunity for an IT Engineer with the aspirations of progressing into Cyber Security; you will join a dynamic and fast-paced organisation, during a period of exciting change. 

++ If you are a self-starter – and recently or currently work in a ticketing environment; coupled with excellent communication skills, with a passion for 'all things' cyber & security – then this is the job opportunity for you! ++

THE BASICS:

IT Engineers with a love for computers and all things tech, with a desire to get hands-on with all things related to cyber & security should apply.

If you have a couple of years’ experience as an IT Engineer, ideally within an MSP (IT Managed Service Provider) and you have the aspirations of developing a further career into IT & Cyber Security, please apply TODAY.

THE PRE-REQUISITES:

Engineers with the ability to investigate, troubleshoot and resolve IT/Security related issues will be of high interest, so too will those who have a good understanding of IT and networking fundamentals, for example; operating systems, directory services, TCP/IP, DNS & HTTPS.

If you have experience working with Windows and/or Linux operating systems you’ll be of interest to our partner and if you have experience in operating and administering various IT and Security tools and service, such as; firewalls, SIEM Tools, Vulnerable Scanners we’d like to hear from you today.

THE TECHNICAL:

Engineers with experience of Windows 10Office 365 and Active Directory, with knowledge of PC and printer hardware, along with a strong interest in IT security will be sought after, and although it’s just desirable, if you have any experience with Public / Private Cloud Services such as Azure, AWS, O365 this will likely result in an immediate interview request.

THE ENGINEER:

If you’re a motivated engineer ready to expand your current skill set and knowledge with strong attention to detail tendencies and a highly analytical approach to problem solving, you’ll be of high interest to our partner.

SECURITY SCREENING:

It is a requirement of our clients that all employees pass a security screening to Baseline Personal Security Standards with eligibility for security clearance (SC).

THE CONCLUSION:

This is a great opportunity to for a security focussed, IT engineer with a hands-on and pro-active approach, with a commitment to a high standard of customer service; looking to further their career within IT and Security. If you are interested in hearing more or want to apply for the position, give us a call and ask for a member of the Jonothan Bosworth team.

Please apply TODAY for immediate consideration.

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Service Delivery Manager

Service Delivery Manager | London | £60,000 – £75,000

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are working with one of its newest clients; an award-winning leading provider of IT solutions. Our client is continuing to expand, which has provided the opportunity for a motivated and forward-thinking Service Delivery Manager to join their ranks.

There are multiple positions available – if you can speak fluent German or Italian, you will be highly desired for another Service Delivery Manager position within this organisation.

Must have Broadcast and Media background

If you’re looking for a new challenge where you can champion and promote service improvement and work to ensure that a very high quality of service is maintained throughout the engagement, then don’t delay in getting in touch.

THE BACKGROUND:

As the Service Delivery Manager, you will be customer facing where you will be responsible for coordinating our clients’ engineering, client services and operations teams to ensure that the services our clients suppliers receive is provided effectively, you will also be responsible for liaising with our clients Commercial and Professional Services Teams to ensure that requests or opportunities for new service offerings, or expansions to existing services, are processed and presented accordingly.

This position combines customer-facing and operational responsibilities so the ideal Service Delivery Manager will possess experience in these areas.

THE PURPOSE:

If you can effectively communicate with suppliers, both in establishing ongoing operations and answer any questions or concerns along with leading & attending customer meetings then apply today!

If you have experience generating and presenting data to clients, including tailoring reporting to the needs and interests of the client then this could be the job for you. Experience ensuring customer tickets are responded to and resolved in accordance with agreed service levels is vital for this opportunity.

Service Delivery Managers who can ensure services are delivered within their scope boundaries and be prepared to escalate scope breaches with customers when necessary along with the ability to define, own and improve the processes that underpin service delivery to customers are likely to receive an immediate interview request.

THE RESPONSIBILITIES:

We are looking for someone with solid experience in a Service Delivery Management role within broadcast and media and with high level organisational and resource management skills, and the ability to work to tight deadlines, with the ability to document and communicate technical concepts to a sometimes non-technical audience.

Must have experience as a Service Delivery Manager, capable of working with data sets to extract and analyse information and familiar with service desk systems and the concepts of ticket management ideally with knowledge of SQL.

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in any field with demonstrated achievement (engineering or computer science disciplines preferred) is a must.

THE CONCLUSION:

If you’re looking to work within a fast-growing dynamic team, working closely with like-minded technical colleagues, work at the cutting edge of a high growth industry with an opportunity to shape the technical vision of a large cloud-based platform, then this is a job opportunity worth your interest. 

If you are interested, please send a copy of your CV to Claire at Jonothan Bosworth for more information.

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Security Operations Analyst

IT Security Operations Analyst | circa £45,000 | Nr Guildford

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are currently seeking an IT Security Operations Analyst for what is a key client; a managed cloud, infrastructure and IT consultancy provider based in Surrey.

The ideal candidate will maintain the confidentiality, integrity and availability our clients’ information; primarily achieved through the identification and response to security events.

This is a fantastic job opportunity whereby you will be reporting to the IT Security Operations Manager, and there is plenty of scope for growth and further development.

THE BASICS:

Operations Analysts who can manage security operational tasks to retain our clients’ technical security, including the identification and management of external threats – as well as identify, validate and respond to security events, service requests and incidents logged in the Service Desk will be of interest.

As the lead advocate for IT Security, tasked with improving the security and performance of infrastructure / services, drafting and managing processes and procedures, you will create and operate vulnerability scans on internal and external environments. If you can devise, manage, and be responsible for the remediation of vulnerabilities identified we’d like to hear from you.

Analysts who can deliver to client expectations and ensure risks are managed whilst providing root cause and forensic analysis of security breaches in a confidential manner, will be sought after.

THE PRE-REQUESITES:

Analysts with an ability to investigate, troubleshoot and resolve security events, coupled with a good level of knowledge in IT and networking fundamentals, (for example; Operating Systems, Directory services, TCP/IP, DNS, HTTP(S) & SMTP) will be sought after.

An ability to combat network attacks; phishing, port scanning, web application attacks, DDoS & lateral movement is vital, as too is experience of working in an operational IT Services environment. Knowledge of Windows and/or Linux operating systems, and how to investigate them for signs of compromise and a foundational understanding for Cloud architecture and how an attacker can utilise these platforms is important.

If you have experience in operating and administering various security tools such as vulnerability scanners (Nessus / Tenable), SIEM Tools (Sourcefire / SolarWinds) and logging / auditing tools (SCCM / SecureWorks) we’d like to hear from you TODAY.

Other essential attributes include: a hands-on, pro-active approach and a high level of enthusiasm and attention to detail with strong analytical and interpretation and problem-solving skills.

THE CONCLUSION:

This a great job opportunity for someone with the ability to generate reports and present key security metrics and recommend operational improvements.

If you have knowledge of Government Security frameworks (PSN, DSP Toolkit, G-Cloud) and of Public / Private Cloud Services (such as: Azure/AWS) and can pass a basic security screening to Baseline Personnel Security Standard check, then please apply today.

Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills and an avid interest in IT Security is vital, and any Information Security qualification such as SSCP, CISSP, CISM will be highly desirable but not a necessity.

Your typical week will consist of 37.5 hours, Monday to Friday, worked during the core hours of 08.00 : 18.00. 7.5 hours per day with one hour for lunch.     

Please contact Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists for more information.

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Infrastructure Security Consultant

Infrastructure Security Consultant | £61,000 + £7,200 | Nr Guildford

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are currently seeking the services of a highly skilled Infrastructure Security Consultant to join our client; a managed cloud, infrastructure and IT consultancy provider based in Surrey.

The ideal candidate will provide network security solutions to our client and their UK client base, assisting with driving the process around network security : to include Servers, Storage & Desktop technologies

THE BASICS:

The Infrastructure Security Consultant will provide operational, technical and security support to include infrastructure consultancy expertise, whilst acting as the point of contact for any technical security requirements or queries; managing, supporting and developing our clients’ security function in line with business and regulatory requirements.

THE KEY SKILLS:

Please apply if you can:

1. Manage and treat security risks within our clients’ infrastructure and network, including the technical management of the Risk Register.

2. Carry out daily security management tasks to ensure cyber security including the identification and management of external threats including notification alerts from vendor and national sources are managed.

3. Deal with any security incidents, service requests and security problems logged in the Service Desk.

4. Develop security monitoring across the infrastructure and identify any risks including: Nessus, IDS and SIEM.

THE ESSENTIALS:

Individuals with data centre hosting, virtualisation (server and desktop), networking, authentication, storage, security and monitoring skills and excellent Hyper-V, VMWare, Windows Server 2012 and 2016 experience should apply.

If you’ve had exposure to Microsoft Active Directory Domain Services/Group Policy/DNS and hands-on networking experience, to include: Cisco routing & switching and ASA : we’d like to hear from you ASAP.

THE DESIRABLES:

If you have a solid understanding of Public Cloud (Azure/AWS) and experience in a commercial IT Solutions provider or Managed Services environment : utilising: Solarwinds NPM/IPAM/NCM/Netflow and Microsoft System Centre skills; (SCOM, SCCM, SCSM), Skype for Business and Openstack you are likely to receive an immediate interview request.

Any candidate with MCSA, CISMP, CISSP qualifications will also be of high interest.

THE CONCLUSION:

This is fantastic opportunity to join a growing organisation, working in project-based methodologies to deliver solutions, where you will perform the role of Data Protection Officer, managing internal and external penetration testing and health checks, including any remediation – supporting the Security and Compliance Manager in delivering secure environments that align with regulatory bodies and industry standards.

For more information, please contact Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists today.

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Penetration Tester

Penetration Tester | Home Based | up to £75,000

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are working with a key client who provide security solutions to number of blue-chip, enterprise & public sector organisations across the UK and internationally.

Our client has assisted organisations to transform their IT environments by investing heavily in testing tools and training.

THE BASICS:

We are looking for Penetration Testers who have Public Sector end-client experience and are keen to develop skills and learn from colleagues as our client aims to double their delivery capability over the next 6 : 18 months.

You will report directly to the Head of Penetration Testing and based on your experience you will be able to be fully home-based : with some minimal travel to client’s site if necessary.

Testers who can provide CREST and CHECK Penetration Testing services to our clients’ clients in all sectors to a high level should apply. This job opportunity will require external, web application and internal network penetration testing skills. Ideally, you will specialise in one of these areas but have a good working knowledge of all three testing types and as part of a test team you’ll lead your own test team and run your own tests individually and provide a detailed written report for all tests.

THE TECHNICAL STUFF:

You will have overall responsibility for the entire test, with a guaranteed path to obtain CTL / CCT Inf / CCT App status with milestones whilst being fully supported along the way.

If you can exploit development, lead vulnerability research projects and manage custom testing tools/script creation we’d like to hear from you today.

We are looking for a CHECK Team Member or CHECK Team Leader; with CREST Infrastructure or Application and a good level of experience with either Internal Infrastructure Testing or Web Application Testing.

If you have a current, valid SC clearance or ability to obtain it (must be a UK citizen), then please APPLY TODAY.

THE DESIRABLES:

As Penetration Tester, you must have conducted commercial penetration tests in the past and be able to carry out testing unsupervised. Any individual with CCNA / CCNP, OSCP, any Microsoft qualifications, and experience working as a Systems Administrator / Network Engineer role will be of interest.  

THE CONCLUSION:

This is a fantastic opportunity that includes home-based working, and plenty of flexibility. If you have a passion for testing and if you are fluent in English and have a good command of written English; as well as showing proficiency in coding or scripting (python, C++), coupled with any supporting qualifications such as QSA, GDPR, ISO 27001 auditor, then this is the job opportunity for you. Mobile Device and Application testing or design skills will also be an advantage. Public Sector experience is highly desirable.

Please contact Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists for more information today.

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Infrastructure Security Consultant

Infrastructure Security Consultant | £61,000 + £7,200 | Nr Guildford

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are currently seeking the services of a highly skilled Infrastructure Security Consultant to join our client; a managed cloud, infrastructure and IT consultancy provider based in Surrey.

The ideal candidate will provide network security solutions to our client and their UK client base, assisting with driving the process around network security : to include Servers, Storage & Desktop technologies

THE BASICS:

The Infrastructure Security Consultant will provide operational, technical and security support to include infrastructure consultancy expertise, whilst acting as the point of contact for any technical security requirements or queries; managing, supporting and developing our clients’ security function in line with business and regulatory requirements.

THE KEY SKILLS:

Please apply if you can:

1. Manage and treat security risks within our clients’ infrastructure and network, including the technical management of the Risk Register.

2. Carry out daily security management tasks to ensure cyber security including the identification and management of external threats including notification alerts from vendor and national sources are managed.

3. Deal with any security incidents, service requests and security problems logged in the Service Desk.

4. Develop security monitoring across the infrastructure and identify any risks including: Nessus, IDS and SIEM.

THE ESSENTIALS:

Individuals with data centre hosting, virtualisation (server and desktop), networking, authentication, storage, security and monitoring skills and excellent Hyper-V, VMWare, Windows Server 2012 and 2016 experience should apply.

If you’ve had exposure to Microsoft Active Directory Domain Services/Group Policy/DNS and hands-on networking experience, to include: Cisco routing & switching and ASA : we’d like to hear from you ASAP.

THE DESIRABLES:

If you have a solid understanding of Public Cloud (Azure/AWS) and experience in a commercial IT Solutions provider or Managed Services environment : utilising: Solarwinds NPM/IPAM/NCM/Netflow and Microsoft System Centre skills; (SCOM, SCCM, SCSM), Skype for Business and Openstack you are likely to receive an immediate interview request.

Any candidate with MCSA, CISMP, CISSP qualifications will also be of high interest.

THE CONCLUSION:

This is fantastic opportunity to join a growing organisation, working in project-based methodologies to deliver solutions, where you will perform the role of Data Protection Officer, managing internal and external penetration testing and health checks, including any remediation – supporting the Security and Compliance Manager in delivering secure environments that align with regulatory bodies and industry standards.

For more information, please contact Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists today.

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IT Security Operations Lead

Security Operations Lead | £60,000 – £80,000 | Nr Guildford

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are currently seeking the services of a highly skilled Security Operations Specialist to join our client; a managed cloud, infrastructure and IT consultancy provider based in Surrey.

The ideal candidate will provide hands-on leadership and technical expertise to our client and their UK client base, assisting with driving the process around compliance and security – working with information security tools such as SIEM, FIM and Vulnerability Scanners.

THE BASICS:

The IT Security Operations Lead will drive the security operations team, engaging across all departments in support of all security initiatives, ensuring that best practices for security management are embedded into internal operations and client facing managed services.

THE KEY SKILLS:

Individuals with experience of implementing security architecture best practices; coupled with cloud-based architecture knowledge : able to measure the impact of security architecture issues, with knowledge of network-based and system-level attacks and mitigation methods will be of interest.

Technical knowledge of security engineering, computer and network security, authentication and security protocols, with familiarity around virtualised environments (Azure, AWS, VMWare, Hyper-V) will hold you in good stead.

THE OTHER STUFF:

Monitoring, detecting and responding to security events and conducting regular security reviews of core infrastructure, operations and services is vital. Individuals who can lead a team responsible for network and application penetration testing, whilst establishing and maintaining security architecture should apply TODAY.

You will work with other teams to maintain a consistent, secure architecture and provide regular reporting via Security Dashboard.

THE DESIRABLES:

Any candidate with CISSP and/or CISM or SSCP or ITIL will likely receive an immediate interview request.

THE CONCLUSION:

If you have either lead a small team, or aspire to lead people, then this could be a great job opportunity for you. Process & compliance driven Security Operations Managers, Leaders & Consultants, with a solid understanding of SOC workflows; creating playbooks; able to ensure appropriate handling of security incidents in accordance with regulatory standards, such as ISO 27001 & GDPR will be of interest to our client.

For more information, please contact Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists today.

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Infrastructure Security Consultant

Infrastructure Security Consultant | circa £400+/day | Nr Guildford (HQ, Home Based & Client Site)

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are currently seeking the services of a highly skilled Infrastructure Security Consultant to join our client; a managed cloud, infrastructure and IT consultancy provider based in Surrey.

The ideal candidate will provide network security solutions to our client and their UK client base, assisting with driving the process around network security to include ServersStorage Desktop technologies.

THE BASICS:

The Infrastructure Security Consultant will provide operational, technical and security support to include infrastructure consultancy expertise, whilst acting as the point of contact for any technical security requirements or queries; managing, supporting and developing our clients’ security function in line with business and regulatory requirements.

THE KEY SKILLS:

Please apply if you can:

1. Manage and treat security risks within our clients’ infrastructure and network, including the technical management of the Risk Register.

2. Carry out daily security management tasks to ensure cyber security including the identification and management of external threats including notification alerts from vendor and national sources are managed.

3. Deal with any security incidents, service requests and security problems logged in the Service Desk.

4. Develop security monitoring across the infrastructure and identify any risks including: Nessus, IDS and SIEM.

THE ESSENTIALS:

Individuals with data centre hosting, virtualisation (server and desktop), networkingauthenticationstoragesecurity and monitoring skills and excellent Hyper-V, VMWare, Windows Server 2012 and 2016 experience should apply.

If you’ve had exposure to Microsoft Active Directory Domain Services/Group Policy/DNS and hands-on networking experience, to include: Cisco routing & switching and ASA : we’d like to hear from you ASAP.

THE DESIRABLES:

If you have a solid understanding of Public Cloud (Azure/AWS) and experience in a commercial IT Solutions provider or Managed Services environment : utilising: Solarwinds NPM/IPAM/NCM/Netflow and Microsoft System Centre skills; (SCOM, SCCM, SCSM), Skype for Business and Openstack you are likely to receive an immediate interview request.

Any candidate with MCSA, CISMP, CISSP qualifications will also be of high interest.

THE CONCLUSION:

This is fantastic opportunity to join a growing organisation, working in project-based methodologies to deliver solutions, where you will perform the role of Data Protection Officer, managing internal and external penetration testing and health checks, including any remediation : supporting the Security and Compliance Manager in delivering secure environments that align with regulatory bodies and industry standards.

For more information, please contact Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists today.

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Infrastructure Security Consultant

Infrastructure Security Consultant | £61,000 + £7,200 | Nr Guildford

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are currently seeking the services of a highly skilled Infrastructure Security Consultant to join our client; a managed cloud, infrastructure and IT consultancy provider based in Surrey.

The ideal candidate will provide network security solutions to our client and their UK client base, assisting with driving the process around network security : to include Servers, Storage & Desktop technologies

THE BASICS:

The Infrastructure Security Consultant will provide operational, technical and security support to include infrastructure consultancy expertise, whilst acting as the point of contact for any technical security requirements or queries; managing, supporting and developing our clients’ security function in line with business and regulatory requirements.

THE KEY SKILLS:

Please apply if you can:

1. Manage and treat security risks within our clients’ infrastructure and network, including the technical management of the Risk Register.

2. Carry out daily security management tasks to ensure cyber security including the identification and management of external threats including notification alerts from vendor and national sources are managed.

3. Deal with any security incidents, service requests and security problems logged in the Service Desk.

4. Develop security monitoring across the infrastructure and identify any risks including: Nessus, IDS and SIEM.

THE ESSENTIALS:

Individuals with data centre hosting, virtualisation (server and desktop), networking, authentication, storage, security and monitoring skills and excellent Hyper-V, VMWare, Windows Server 2012 and 2016 experience should apply.

If you’ve had exposure to Microsoft Active Directory Domain Services/Group Policy/DNS and hands-on networking experience, to include: Cisco routing & switching and ASA : we’d like to hear from you ASAP.

THE DESIRABLES:

If you have a solid understanding of Public Cloud (Azure/AWS) and experience in a commercial IT Solutions provider or Managed Services environment : utilising: Solarwinds NPM/IPAM/NCM/Netflow and Microsoft System Centre skills; (SCOM, SCCM, SCSM), Skype for Business and Openstack you are likely to receive an immediate interview request.

Any candidate with MCSA, CISMP, CISSP qualifications will also be of high interest.

THE CONCLUSION:

This is fantastic opportunity to join a growing organisation, working in project-based methodologies to deliver solutions, where you will perform the role of Data Protection Officer, managing internal and external penetration testing and health checks, including any remediation – supporting the Security and Compliance Manager in delivering secure environments that align with regulatory bodies and industry standards.

For more information, please contact Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists today.

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