Senior Incident Response Analyst

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Orange Cyberdefense are Europe’s leading managed security, threat detection and threat intelligence service provider and we are currently looking for a Senior Incident Response Analyst to join our team - this role can be based anywhere within the UK.

The Senior Incident Response Analyst will be one of the most technically experienced members of the Cyber Security Incident Response Team and will be expected to lead full Incident Response investigations from start to end being fully client facing.

The role requires a high standard of report writing, and a good understanding of IR based consultancy work.

Your responsibilities as a Senior Incident Response Analyst will involve:

  • You will provide client facing, hands on technical response to cyber/data breaches
  • Onsite analysis and real time resolution of the threats/breaches
  • Reassurance and proactive client management to ensure the highest level of customer service is delivered
  • Ensuring best practices are adopted and all internal and industry best practice guidelines are followed.
  • Help with the development and growth of the CSIRT from a technical and methodology perspective
  • Help maintain incident response documentation, participate in lessons learnt, and write incident reports
  • Demonstrate thought leadership in the enhancement of incident detection, response and hunting capabilities
  • Work closely with others to develop and enhance incident response plans and playbooks
  • Run consultancy work: policy review and creation, table tops etc
  • Travel once or twice a month, which could be national or international depending on the client
  • Take part in an on-call rota and be expected to be on call 1 in 4 weeks, for which you will receive additional pay

To join us as a Senior Incident Response Analyst, you must have the following skills and experience:

  • You must have 4+ years' client facing incident response experience - this is non-negotiable
  • You must have an impeccably high standard of report writing skills
  • You will ideally have experience working with major ransomware or malware outbreaks
  • You will have proven exposure of intrusion detection and vulnerability analysis
  • You must have exposure with network analysis tools and an ability to conduct packet capture analysis
  • You will have a strong understanding of Intrusion Detection Systems and methods of security hacking/penetration testing
  • Malware triage to determine whether an identified file exhibits potential malicious intent
  • You will have proven experience in client facing major cyber security incident triage, containment, remediation and recovery steps
  • You will hold a security qualification such as SANS Cyber Defense
  • You will ideally be a driver with your own car (not essential)

By joining one of the world’s leading cyber security companies as a Senior Incident Response Analyst, you will be offered the following:

  • An opportunity to join a rapidly growing cyber security organisation
  • Down time that allows you to develop your knowledge and skillset in a technological area of your choice
  • A flexible and trusted work environment where you can work remotely
  • A personal growth plan that highlights your career opportunities within a unique industry and organisation
  • Company pension scheme
  • Competitive salary and generous holiday allowance
  • Private medical healthcare 
  • Life insurance
  • A free annual eye test
  • Company events several times per year


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Perks & Benefits

  • Reputable Brand

    With over 25 years in the industry, we are experts in what we do. We have an international presence and yet local teams on hand to assist our customers.

  • Career Opportunities

    We work in an ever growing, ever changing industry... who knows where a role within Orange Cyberdefense, could take you in the future? We are a rapidly growing organisation meaning that new opportunities are being created all the time!

  • Unrivalled Training

    We provide an outstanding amount of training to both our technical and non-technical employees. How do you think we
    ended up being so good at what we do! We have our very own training suite set up in our HQ, enabling vendors to provide
    ongoing training to upskill our team.

  • Excellent Benefits

    We value the time, energy and effort that our employees put into their work every single day and ensure that they are compensated with an outstanding benefits package including a company
    pension, life insurance, private health insurance, discounted gym membership and more!

  • Rewards and incentives

    We believe in rewarding our people when they make an outstanding contribution to the success of the company. We have
    various internal incentives which could see you on an all-expenses paid trip to Las Vegas or even a £1,000 tax free bonus!

  • Team Days

    We spend more time at work than we do at home and recognise the importance of having time to socialise and get to know one another!

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