Cyber Security Consultant

Randstad Sourceright
£400 - 450 per day
27 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
Security Engineer (IDS/IPS) Slough £400 - £450 per day The primary function of the role is to be the 2nd line support authority on our Intrusion Detection/Prevention System (IDS/IPS) and Vulnerability Scanning for our smart metering programme. In this role you will Investigating and managing Security Incidents Analyse system logs and event information and perform detailed analysis during investigations Assist with problem resolution Use IPS logs along with other correlated data from the SIEM to aid investigations and provide additional visibility or insight into attacks Assist with the on-boarding of new IPS infrastructure into the Security Operations unit The role holder must have: Experience across Incident Response, Intrusion methods, Attack Monitoring, Networks, Threat and Vulnerability Management Experience and understanding of IDS/IPS solutions Experience in security monitoring, investigation and resolution (SIEM) Understanding of common host/network vulnerabilities and exploits, hacker methodologies and tactics, and the tools used Understanding of the TCP/IP stack Understanding and experience of Network interconnections, including how protocols communicate A strong technical understanding of vulnerabilities, IT Security and Network Threats, with a working knowledge of vulnerability assessment tools Experience with a range of IT security standards including ISO 27001, PCI-DSS, SOX, DPA, FIPS and NIST This is a fantastic opportunity to work on one of the most exciting Smart Metering projects in the world. If you are a security engineer looking for your next challenge I look forward to hearing from you soon This job was originally posted as

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