Junior Incident Response Analyst

Terms: Permanent Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire Salary: Up to £30k

CORVID provides advanced and innovative cyber security protection services across the wider Ultra Group, using sophisticated means to detect and manage technical security incidents.

As part of our Incident Response team, you will be responsible for monitoring identifiers and suspect activity that indicates a potential security incident. This will make use of intrusion prevention systems, vulnerability scanning tools, and malware forensics.

You will be expected to have:

  • A computer science degree (or similar) or two years' experience working in a technical environment (e.g. IT department or electronics engineering)
  • Good attention to detail
  • A genuine interest in technology and technical security
  • An understanding of network analysis tools and an ability to conduct packet capture analysis
  • An awareness of networking principles, including TCP/IP, DNS, etc., and commonly used internet protocols such as SMTP, HTTP, etc.
  • Knowledge of intrusion detection systems and methods of security hacking/penetration testing
  • An understanding of malware triage and the methods used to determine whether an identified file exhibits potential malicious intent
  • Working knowledge of at least one scripting language (Python, PHP, etc.)

How to apply

Please email your CV and covering letter to careers@corvid.co.uk.