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Security Analyst Consultant - Contract - Fully Remote

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    Change and Transformation

  • Job type:


  • Job functions:

    Security Analyst

  • Salary:

    £450 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Niketa Whitefield

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:


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We have partnered with the words leading Media and Marketing agency in their search for a Security Analyst to join an exciting greenfield transformation project on all their Windows & Mac devices and systems.

This role is likely to last over a year and is an Inside IR35 role paying up to 500pd. It is also a fully remote position.

Role Requirements

A self-starter is required for this role and the successful applicant will be able to demonstrate taking ownership of and responsibility for driving the resolution of issues.

  • Understand and articulate emerging threats and incidents to different audiences including technical. Operations management and senior management

  • Analyse and advise on security alerts, investigating any which have been raised by Microsoft Defender for Endpoint and providing a root cause analysis where applicable

  • Involve stakeholders and 3rd parties where applicable when investigating alerts

  • Have experience with running investigations on both mac and windows platforms

  • Be able to suggest alerts that should be enabled / tuned to get the most out of Defender

  • Have knowledge of the Defender For Endpoint management console

  • Desirable: Has been involved in migration projects from Sophos to Microsoft Defender

For further information on this position, please apply to set up a call to discuss in more detail!