Level 2 Security Analyst

Brentford, Middlesex
  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
Posting date:11 Jul, 2019
Role Title: Level 2 Security Analyst
Location: Brentford

At Vodafone Group we build connections to all our Global operations, acting as an advisory board to drive consistency and customer excellence across 30 countries and for over 420 million customers. We are constantly uncovering tactics to innovate the way we operate, set our global standards or lead our strategic performance. By joining Vodafone Group, you will be part of evolving our digital world of total communications. Now is the time to get on board.

As a bold global technology leader, our products and services touch the lives of millions, as well as lending a huge helping hand to some of the country’s most crucial organisations. 

From contactless payments to connecting emergency services, our technology delivers some truly exciting initiatives, not to mention the incredible connections we make on a global level every single day. We rely on the brightest sparks to help us deliver new innovations. So if you believe, like we do, that technology can help us imagine, create and realise a more connected future – then we need you to help us achieve that goal! 

We’re focused on building the best network, providing a knockout digital experience and giving back the very best to our business customers.  What links us all together is that we are all customer obsessed, innovation hungry and ambitious! Are you?

Our Team:
Cyber Security Operations Centre

Cyber Defence Operations (CDO) is Vodafone Group’s Cyber Defence Operations Centre of Excellence. CDO’s mission is to protect Vodafone customers against global cyber risk.  CDO is specifically accountable for delivering Cyber Defence operational leadership across Vodafone and Cyber Defence operational capabilities to Vodafone Group, the Local Market Operating Companies, and Partner Markets to enhance Vodafone’s global cyber defence posture and reduce its cyber risk. Cyber Security Operations Center proactively and iteratively identify new attacks, or attacks underway and then work with other Cyber Security Teams to contain and remediate in order to minimise the impact as quickly as possible. This is achieved through the use of advanced security monitoring and analysis tools and techniques.

The purpose of this role is to provide security analyst expertise and contribute to the success of the Cyber Security Operations Center (CSOC) and is responsible to identify and validate threats by data analysis (e.g. netflow traffic data, log file information, consolidated event / alarm data, firewall data) with the wide range of security tools and defence line products. Additionally, the role will deliver qualified information about actual threats and indications/recommendations how the associated risk can be mitigated.

With us you will:
  • Work with CSOC Principal Manager/Team/Functional Leads to better security operations and address identified deficiencies.
  • Ensure the analytical approach applied by L1 Security Analysts is thorough, considered and comprehensive
  • Actively monitor and triage SIEM alerts
  • Work with the Hunt Team to identify advanced attacker tactics and techniques.
  • Review, investigate and promote capabilities and tooling that support security analysis and investigation
  • Provide analysis and technical support where appropriate during incident investigation
  • Take ownership of security projects and work collaboratively with others
  • Work with Level 3 team to support the continuous improvement of CSOC operational tasks.
Apply if you have:
  • Strong analytical skills in threat, vulnerability, and intrusion detection analysis
  • Experience investigating computer network intrusions in an enterprise
  • Experience with SIEM and/or log aggregation technologies; ArcSight preferred
  • Strong knowledge of network infrastructure, including routers, switches, firewalls, and the associated network protocols and concepts.
  • Strong technical knowledge of mainstream operating systems and a wide range of security technologies from network sensors to endpoint protection suites.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly disciplined and motivated, able to work independently, under direction, or as a member of a team

Commitment from Vodafone


Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised, developed and rewarded. We believe that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business and we are committed to creating an inclusive work environment which respects, values, celebrates and makes the most of people’s individual differences - we are not only multinational but multicultural too. At Vodafone you will have access to our excellent benefits programme that you would expect from any global company. For any technical difficulties with submitting your application, please contact group.resourcing@vodafone.com


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