Security Analyst - IAM

Salary: Competitive

Location: Welwyn Garden City AL7

United Kingdom

Apply by: 05/04/2019

Security Analyst - IAM

Welwyn Garden City AL7

You will be responsible for

As a Security Analyst, you will be responsible for managing day-to-day operations within our Security and Capability team.  You will be responsible for handling colleague queries; appropriate prioritisation based on impact and urgency is a key skill for this role.

You will also be required to analyse and gain insight from large, complex datasets, focusing on investigating live issues and opportunities for change, development and improvement within your area of specialism.  Attention to detail, and an ability to spot trends, will be crucial to gaining insight into complex, often global questions.

The role may require analysis of issues and opportunities in a wide range of underlying technologies: you will work closely with other team members and teams to understand key concepts in these technologies and inform your analysis.  You will be required to articulate the results of your analysis to others in order to inform improvements to processes and systems.

Within the IAM team, you will be responsible for ensuring that access to our systems, servers and databases is appropriate in line with our security policies.  You will also be responsible for identifying opportunities to streamline our support processes and enhancements that can be made in our systems.

You will need

You’ll need to have demonstrated experience of:

  • A broad understanding of security concepts; an interest and passion for Cyber Security
  • An analytical mindset; demonstrated ability to break down and analyse complex problems to gain insight using disparate and large-scale data sources.  
  • Attention to detail and the ability to spot trends in data.
  • An ability to effectively prioritise your work given conflicting demands
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills: articulating insight gained through data analysis to team members and those outside the team; making recommendations for next steps and remedial actions/improvements.
  • Showing consistently high energy levels; aspiring to make a significant difference over and above your core responsibilities.
  • Working within a large-scale organisation a plus; working as part of a team crucial.
  • An understanding of key Identity and Access Management concepts and controls desirable; experience working in an Identity and Access Management/Access Control team a plus.
  • Bachelors degree or demonstrable experience required; advanced degree a plus


Application process

Our office application process varies depending on the role and the level of experience needed.

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