Cyber Security Analyst

Location York
Discipline: IT & Cyber
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
Job ref: 003703
Published: 10 days ago

We have a fantastic opportunity to join the Cyber Security team at our international head office in York as an Cyber Security Analyst. This is an entry-level administrative role with excellent learning and development opportunities 

that would suit a graduate or college leaver with a computer science background. 

Your role will involve supporting the team by analysing cyber security systems, investigating alerts and escalating possible cyber incidents and breaches. You will also provide valuable cyber security support to the business through identifying, documenting and publishing suitable security tips and tricks.

Role Details

Salary/Hourly Rate: £20,000 – £25,000 per annum

Role based: York, YO32

Contract type: Permanent

Annual leave: 25 days plus bank holidays

Role Responsibilities

  • Monitoring security systems, reviewing logs and alerts
  • Collating metrics and analysing trends
  • Completing scheduled cyber security audits
  • Completing customer cyber security questionnaires
  • Assisting with investigating suspected and actual security incidents and breaches and documenting the actions
  • Researching the latest technology trends and security standards in order to write and publish cyber tips for colleagues
  • Maintaining the Information Security Management System (ISMS).

Benefits & Opportunities

  • Option to buy additional annual leave
  • Working flexibly principles
  • An excellent pension scheme
  • Achievable business performance base bonus
  • A range of dedicated health and wellbeing services
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Support with professional and personal development
  • A chance to give back to your community with an annual Volunteering Day Off

Our Ideal Candidate

Overall we’re looking for a positive, adaptable and proactive individual who has a passion for Cyber Security or IT. Ideally you’ll have:

  • A strong methodical approach to work and an excellent eye for detail
  • The ability to develop strong working relationship with colleagues and 3rd parties
  • Experience with databases, applications and programming software
  • IT Security or other relevant qualification
  • Even if you do not match all of our ‘ideal’ criteria we would still be very keen to receive your CV as we love developing our people and may feel that you could be developed into this role.

About Portakabin

As innovators in the science of building, we provide modular buildings for hire and sale, as well as supplying refurbished buildings and construction site accommodation. We deliver building solutions for organisations of any size, in sectors ranging from manufacturing, education and health to transport, utilities and construction.

Portakabin remains in the ownership of the York based Shepherd family and now employs more than 1,750 people across ten European countries.

Apply Now!

This is a rewarding and developing role, but you will need to enjoy a fast-paced challenge. If this sounds like the idea role you’re looking for, please apply as soon as possible as we may close this job advert early if we receive a high number of applications.

View the role profile here: Cyber Security Analyst