Security Analyst - Sweden

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Security Analyst - Sweden

As part of our successful relationship in the UK, I am now seeking a several Security Analysts to work for an existing client, in the Gothenburg Location

Job Description

Security Analyst (s)
Gothenburg, Sweden
Competitive Salary + Overtime / On-Call

NB - Please note due to the clearance / nature of the work, candidates must be Swedish Nationals / passport holders

This is an opportunity to join a market leading, global, Security organisations focussed on delivering 24/7 security monitoring as well professional services and other managed security services.

As a Security Analyst your responsibilities and work life will include:
¢ You will work in a Security Operations Centre where you will receive, interpret and analyse alerts from security devices like IDS and IPS, based on network packet captures, firewall logs, application logs, network flow data and other relevant sources.
¢ Conduct real-time monitoring and analysis of security threats
¢ Conducting analysis of logs from a wide range of systems, such as firewalls and applications, to detect various types of IT-related threats
¢ Work independently as well as a member of a highly-skilled team of security experts, who will also coach you initially.
¢ Alerting and assist customers when incidents occur
¢ Follow the changing threat picture
¢ Report Writing
What we are looking for in / from you:
¢ A genuine interest in IT and information security
¢ Experience of open source platforms such as Linux
¢ Analytical with an aptitude for finding significant patterns in large amounts of data.
¢ Calm and controlled during periods of high workload.
¢ The ability to focus and prioritise under stressful conditions
¢ Attention to detail
¢ Experience of IT operations or being skilled in TCP/IP and the networking field is considered an advantage
¢ A pre-requisite is a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, IT, or similar, but recent graduates are welcome to apply
¢ Excellent verbal and written skills in English and Swedish.
¢ Participation in community interest forums, special projects, personal hobbies etc. within this field is considered a merit
You will receive first class training around Security analysis and training and potential certifications with leading products / Security vendors.
You will also have great career development opportunities, such as becoming a Senior Security Analyst, specialising in things such as malware analysis and SIEM deployment and eventually could move into consultancy, architecture or even pre-sales.
As mentioned my client provides 24/7 real-time security monitoring, and therefore, as a Security Analyst you will be required to work as part of a shift pattern.
To find out more about this opportunity and potentially others in Sweden, Europe and even the UAE, please get in touch now!

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Key Consultant

Tom Hickling

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I specialise within the network security market, focusing on SIEM, Next-Gen Firewalls, IDS, SOC and IR skills. I excel in placing senior security engineers, professional services and pre-sales consultants within my given niche. I strive to build long-term, fruitful relationships with varied MSSPs, vendors and consultancies, working with hiring managers and internal recruitment teams.