Security Operations Centre Analyst

This role is to join a newly created team to ensure the security surrounding our core products is properly monitored and managed in line with the Service Level Agreements (SLA’s) in place with wejo’s customer base.
Reference
SOCA030918
Posted
September 3, 2018
Type
Full time
Location
Tattenhall, Cheshire
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Background

The connected car space is one of the fastest growing sectors in the Internet of Things. A new generation of vehicles are coming off the production line that are more like computers and are by default connected.  Car manufacturers are looking to extend what have been traditional infotainment systems, Insurers are looking to provide better understanding of risk, Users are demanding more feedback and everyone has increasingly amounts of data available that they need support to understand what to do with it.

This role is to join a newly created team to ensure the security surrounding our core products is properly monitored and managed in line with the Service Level Agreements (SLA’s) in place with wejo’s customer base.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for working in a 24x7 Security Operation Centre (SOC) environment.
  • Provide analysis and trending of security log data from many heterogeneous security devices.
  • Provide Incident Response (IR) support when analysis confirms actionable incident.
  • Provide threat and vulnerability analysis as well as security advisory services.
  • Analyse and respond to previously undisclosed software and hardware vulnerabilities.
  • Investigate, document, and report on information security issues and emerging trends.
  • Integrate and share information with other analysts, teams and leadership.
  • Other duties as assigned

Required skills & experience

  • 5-10 years IT experience with 1-3 years specializing in security.
  • AWS experience (Guard Duty, Trusted Advisor, IAM, Cloud Formation, Terraform).
  • Experience of relevant technologies (virtualisation, Windows, Linux, Mac, Antivirus, DLP, IPS).
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP, network analysis, and network/security applications.
  • Excellent knowledge of typical security devices such as firewalls, IDS/IPS, AV systems, event correlation, log file analysers etc.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and manage time effectively.
  • Strong attention to detail and a creative forensic mindset.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and professional demeanor.
  • A strong understanding of networking terminologies and concepts.

Desired

  • Commercial experience working in Insurance, Digital sector.
  • Experience working in software development environment.
  • Relevant certifications (ITIL, Network/Cloud).
  • Experience in working range of database and application technology and concepts.
  • Experience using code configuration/version control systems.
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wejo is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Applications are welcome from those that meet the criteria irrespective of religious belief, political opinion, age, sexual orientation, disability, race, marital status, gender, whether or not they have dependents and women returning to the workforce.