Security Operations Analyst

My client, a market leading organisation, are looking for multiple IT Security Analysts to join their Reading HQ on an initial 6 month contract.

The ideal IT Security Analyst will have the following experience:

  • Working knowledge of authentication systems such as LDAP and MS Active Directory and Kerberos
  • Familiarity with IPSEC, GRE, HTTP/HTTPS, DNS protocols
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Internet services
  • Splunk Administration (If not Splunk other SIEM solutions such as Archsight or similar event correlations tools) Windows event logging Syslog
  • Experience maintaining SIEM rules in Splunk (or equivalent like Archsight or similar
  • Experience with Nessus vulnerability Management (or equivalent product such as Qualys)
  • Ability to read web and Application Server logs to determine potential breaches.
  • Ability to read Endpoint security and malware detection tool logs.
  • Ability to read operating systems logs
  • DNS/Domain/Certificate Administration
  • Zscaler Administration (if not Zscaler knowledge of Proxy solutions like bluecoat or other cloud based proxies)
  • Okta Administration (if not Okta knowledge of other identity management tools/principles such as SAML


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  • Compensation£400 per day
  • LocationReading
  • Schedulecontract