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Senior Cyber Security Analyst

Up to £55,000 + Benefits

Tuesday 30 Nov 2021

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Excellent opportunity to join a fast growing Financial services organisation based in Glasgow (working remote). The client is an AIM listed company, based in Glasgow, and have an international network of over twenty data centres, supporting retail and institutional customers. 

The role will include using industry standard security tools to monitor, analyse and report security incident & event management (SIEM), vulnerability management, network, server, endpoint and application activity in order to adequately manage security risk.



  • Keep up to date with the latest security and technology developments
  • Use analytic tools to determine emerging threat patterns and vulnerabilities
  • Create respective due diligence document
  • Identify cyber security issues and provide future recommendations
  • Contribute to the information security risk register
  • Assist with the creation, maintenance and delivery of cyber security awareness training for colleagues
  • Develop and tune alerts and security tooling
  • Perform vulnerability assessments and scanning
  • Manage monitoring of corporate network
  • Assess security design within systems, applications and networks
  • Perform security reviews as part of ISMS and ISO 27001 audit requirements


Key Skills Required:

  • 3 Years hands-on experience with cybersecurity SIEM product, vulnerability management tools or network security management
  • Can demonstrate configuration and tuning of cybersecurity tools (security access, security events) as well as Monitor and respond to alerts
  • Experience of working as part of a team that embrace’s cutting edge technology and fast paced changing environments
  • A genuine interest in fintech and industry cyberspace
  • A strong networking background
  • Knowledge and experience of threat hunting and problem-solving through the application of log data and the identification of patterns or trends
  • Awareness of infrastructure and application technologies (Public Cloud, Linux, Windows, Juniper and VMware)

Desirable Skills:

  • Sound understanding on ISO27001 and security framework
  • Experience of working in a SOC environment
  • Corporate infrastructure experience (VPS/VMWare/Windows, M365)
  • Cloud experience (Azure, AWS, GCP)
  • Threat Intelligence experience



Bright Purple is an equal opportunities employer: we are proud to work with clients who share our values of diversity and inclusion in our industry.

If you, or anyone you know is interested, I encourage you to apply today for consideration or contact Ross Dinning on 0131 473 7064.