IT Security Analyst

North West


£21000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits


IT Security Analyst
An exceptional company to work for! Outstanding training and career development with some brilliant benefits and perks.

The role – An IT Security Analyst – someone who can communicate well with customers on a day to day basis.

My client has a particular interest in a candidate with a 2;1 or above in a Networking/IT Security or other computer or IT related degree.
As an experienced IT Security Analyst you will have a good understanding of 1 or more of the following;

* Enthusiasm for IT Security solutions
* Dynamic and flexible work ethic
* Arithmetic and mathematical skills
* BTEC or equivalent and educated to Degree Level
* VMware Technical understanding and skills
* A balanced approach to IT Security

* Understanding of Windows Server Operating Systems 2008 onwards including Active Directory, WSUS, SMTP, File Services, and NPS.
* Knowledge of Cisco and Networking
* An understanding for networking to include TCP/IP, IPv4, IPv6, Sub netting, VLAN 802.1Q, Wireless 802.11 B/G/N/AC
* Documentation and technical drawing skills for network design
* Knowledge of TCP/IP protocol and ISO/OSI model
* Have good knowledge of MS Office applications
* Have a knowledge of cloud based solutions
* Understanding of storage systems and protocols (NFS/CIFS/iSCSI/FC)
* Virtualisation concepts using Citrix and VMware inc. ESXi 5+ XenApp/Desktop 7.5
* Understanding of Google Apps for Work and Google Hosted Services

As a successful IT Security Analyst you will display a ‘can do’ attitude, a drive to learn and to achieve goals and objectives, and a passion for helping others, enjoying working as part of a team and sharing knowledge.
You will have a technical mind-set and enjoy working with software and hardware and keeping up to date with new technology. You will be able to handle multiple tasks and prioritise accordingly, having a positive, forward-thinking attitude and displaying effective problem solving skills.

The company has been established for over 130 years and really do have an exemplary reputation within their industry.

Don’t miss out on this chance to be a part of this fantastic organisation! Send your CV now.

Applicants of all ages and backgrounds will be considered. Ascent People Ltd is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy.

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