Information Security Analyst

Last updated 1 hours ago
Location:South Yorkshire
Job Type:Full Time

Location: Sheffield

Contract: Permanent

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: Up to £25,500 max per annum depending on experience

Benefits package: 30 days annual leave + bank holidays, 15% employer pension contribution, performance related bonus, flexible working, cycle to work, buy and sell holiday, health cash plan and lifestyle benefits.


You will be responsible for providing operational first- and second-line IT Technical Security support to the organisation. You will log, troubleshoot and resolve incidents at the first point of contact when possible, or triaging incidents to an appropriate team/vendor.

You will be responsible for handling, logging and fulfilling requests within their remit, or passing requests to an appropriate team. On any given day, the department maybe subject to a threat and it will be the security analyst’s role to triage the response with our vendors and escalate the issue to management. Both incidents and requests should be handled within the agreed operational framework of policies and processes whilst minimising impact to the customer and providing an excellent level of customer service.

You will investigate security alerts, monitor for attacks, intrusions and unauthorised or illegal activity and provide incident response support. You will also monitor and respond to 'phishing' emails and 'pharming' activity, provide advice and guidance to staff on issues such as spam and unwanted or malicious emails, and monitor identity and access management, including monitoring for abuse of permissions by authorised system users.

You will have previous experience as an IT System Administrator supporting a variety of platforms – Windows, Intune, Office 365, Azure Threat Protection, Mimecast, Azure Sentinel etc.

You will have experience working with a Security Event and Incident Management platforms as well as experience analysing event and logs.

You will have a good knowledge of enterprise network and host security controls, experience providing great customer service and proven initiative in further growing knowledge in security space.

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The British Business Bank is a unique and exciting institution. Its mission is to help drive economic growth by making finance markets work better for small businesses - wherever they are in the UK and wherever they are on their business journey - enabling them to grow and prosper.

Established in 2014, it is a 100% government-owned economic development bank organised as an arm’s length body with an independent Board.

To deliver its programmes, the Bank works through more than 150 finance partners such as high street and digital banks, leasing companies, venture capital and private debt funds and fintech platforms.

Currently, we employ around 390 people, split between offices in Sheffield and London.

Please note all candidates applying for this role should have the right to work in the U.K.