Security Analyst Team Lead

The role of Security Analyst Team Lead is responsible for performing all forms of complex technical security assessments of clients’ information technology systems.
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Orange Cyberdefense is Europe's leading cyber security services and solutions provider, and we are currently looking for a Security Analyst Team Lead to join our team. The role will be based from home, and we are happy for you to live anywhere in the UK or in other countries where we have an Orange Cyberdefense base such as France, South Africa or Sweden! :)

The role of Security Analyst Team Lead is responsible for performing all forms of complex technical security assessments of clients’ information technology systems (including Internet, Intranet, Applications, Hosts, Firewalls, Mobile applications etc.) and related policies and procedures. 

You will conduct these assessments on a by-project basis, ranging between one and three weeks per project, and will occasionally be done at the client site, in the United Kingdom, South Africa, or abroad. 

Our culture, ethos and values are very important to us as is your own growth - as such, 20% of your working time will be dedicated to research and personal development. 

Your responsibilities as a Security Analyst Team Lead will be:

  • Perform security reviews of architecture and application designs, as well as application source code reviews
  • Perform mobile, complex application, infrastructure, as well as social engineering assessments and penetration testing
  • Exploit vulnerabilities to gain access, and expand access to remote systems
  • Document technical issues identified during security assessments
  • Assist with building, hardening, and maintaining systems used for penetration testing 
  • Research cutting edge security topics and new attack vectors
  • Assist with pre-sales to prospective clients
  • Be the core trainer on at least one of the SensePost training course offerings.
  • Assist with improvements for security services, including the continuous enhancement of existing methodology and reporting formats, as well as training collateral
  • Communication of findings/innovations internally, to colleagues (via blog)
  • Represent the business at international events, forums or training events
  • Demonstrate the ability to be an industry expert
  • Mentor and manage team members as required

In order to join us as a Security Analyst Team Lead, you must be unique

We don't hire just anyone, we hire the best - you need to be driven and passionate about the industry you work in. Do you play CTF's regularly and have a thriving Github? Then you're likely on your way to be an Orange Cyberdefender.

You must hold the following experience and skills:

  • You must have substantial and solid experience in information security, penetration testing, application security, bug hunting and red teaming
  • You must have some management experience
  • You will ideally have at the very least one of the following certifications; OSCP, CEH, CISSP, CREST, OSCE, OSCW
  • You will consider yourself a penetration testing expert, and understand manual pen testing beyond running automated tools
  • You must have experience in developing custom scripts/tools for vulnerability scanning and identification
  • You must have an excellent networking knowledge, alongside Unix and Windows
  • You must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • You must have report writing experience and be able to communicate complex technical analyses into a language that non-technical stakeholders can understand
  • You will ideally have a broad understanding of SIEM, security auditing tools, programming methodologies and cloud architectures

By joining one of the world’s leading cyber security companies as a Security Analyst Team Lead, you could be offered the following depending on what country you are based in:

Please note that the below benefits are only applicable to a role based in the UK. For the full details of the benefits on offer in a different country please contact us.

  • An opportunity to join a forward-thinking company and a role that allows for a deeper understanding of the industry
  • Competitive salary 
  • A supportive work environment, working alongside industry experts
  • Research and personal development time
  • Private medical healthcare
  • Health cash plan 
  • Company pension
  • Life insurance
  • A free annual eye test
  • Company events several times per year
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Perkbox incentives
  • A free birthday gift!
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Why work for us?

  • 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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