Your new company
This role will see you working for a long-established Pharmaceutical Organisation with a huge presence in Northern Ireland. The company has been renowned for their IT department in recent years, earning rewards such as 'Overall IT Company of the Year', 'IT Project Team of the Year' AND 'Digital Project Team of the Year'. This company has seen increased growth throughout recent years, and due to rapid expansion, and due to this level of growth, need you to help secure their tech infrastructure!
Your new role
Within this company, you will be responsible for several aspects of the company's security. This primarily means working to detect, analyse and limit intrusions from malicious third parties. You will routinely perform network security monitoring and incident response, utilising cutting-edge software and techniques. You will act as a point of contact for key stakeholders, to articulate ongoing projects and work related to security incidents. You will record and report incidents where necessary, and in a timely fashion. You will perform vulnerability tests and escalate issues to higher members of staff where necessary, or fix/patch them where you can.
What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate for this role will have a degree or up to 3 years' experience in a similar role, where skills will be transferrable. You will preferably have the ability to work in cross-functional teams in fast paced environment, exhibiting a comprehensive knowledge of common/current IT standards. You will also have a broad awareness of hardware/software security products.
For this role it will also be extremely beneficial if you have further certifications, such as CEH, OSCP, GIAC or Security+ certifications.
What you'll get in return
With the recent company growth, this role will come with a series of great benefits. On top of a negotiable and generous salary, you will be the recipient of a lucrative bonus scheme, a number of career progression opportunities, a creative and supportive team culture and pathways for personal development. All of this is backed with paid certifications and an in-house learning and development team to help you build your Cyber Career!
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call me on 02890446905.
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I am an Associate Recruiter for Hays Technology, specialising in Cyber Security for Northern Ireland, helping tech professionals develop their careers and ensuring organisations are supported by the top talent. My passion for this space stems from my own interest in the Cyber Space, paired with my strong Client relationship building and drive to find candidates their dream roles.