Senior Security Analyst

  • Job Ref: 5272
  • Location: City West, Ireland
  • Type: Permanent


Insider Threat Detection – Senior Security Analyst
Location: Dublin

The Insider Threat detection team are part of our Enterprise Cyber Security organization (ECS) which is focused on protecting the enterprise from cybersecurity threats.

We are currently looking for an analyst to join our team and play a key role in the investigation, identification and management of potential Data Loss Prevention (DLP) incidents. This role would suit someone who is looking to develop or expand their knowledge in the cybersecurity domain, has strong problem solving skills and is keen to learn new technologies.


The Expertise We’re Looking For
• Bachelor’s degree
• 1-3 years experience working in an operational environment responding to incidents and undertaking initial analysis and investigation
• Understanding of systems administration and automation with modern scripting languages and environments such as Python, Perl, PowerShell or others.
• Knowledge of cyber security threats and attacks, network and host-based control technologies would be an advantage but not required

The Purpose of Your Role

You will be working as part of a global team to review complex DLP events, reconcile them against multiple data sources and identify where a potential data loss incident may have occurred. You will then be required to follow standard operating procedures to effectively engage with all stakeholders to resolve the incident in a timely manner.


The Skills You Bring
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Strong problem solving and analytical skills
• Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
• Good team player with flexibility required for support operations
• Must be a quick learner and adapt to new tools and technologies

The Value You Deliver
• Participate in Insider Threat triage and escalation oversight bringing Insider Threat incidents to complete mitigation and closure
• Document and maintain insider threat alerts, procedures, analysis, and investigations accurately
• Participate in technology and policy implementation, tuning and oversight of Insider Threat processes across all insider threat technologies executed in the firm.


How Your Work Impacts the Organization

The Insider Threat detection team are part of our central Information Security organization focussed on protecting the enterprise from cybersecurity threats.

You will work closely with security engineering, architecture and incident management teams to help mitigate the risk of insider threats across our computing environment.



John Ryan, Senior Recruitment Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

John is one of our recruitment consultants on the Technical Infrastructure Division of e-Frontiers and has been with the company since June 2012. John brings over 12 years recruitment experience to the e-Frontiers team having previously worked for one of Ireland’s biggest recruitment companies. He has worked with many of the Ireland’s leading IT companies and has experience of sourcing technical candidates across all levels. He has also gained valuable on-site client recruitment experience from various recruitment projects. John studied Business Studies in Dublin Business School. He prides himself on his professional and logical approach to recruitment.

Specialises in: Senior Windows Engineers, System Support, Linux Administrators, Unix Administrators, Security Consultants, Virtualisation Specialists, Unix Specialists, Infrastructure Consultants, Cloud Automation Specialists, Office 365 Specialists, Windows Engineers