Cyber Technical Author

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  • Location:

    Herefordshire, England

  • Sector:

    ICT, Defence and Security

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £500 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Liam Parsons

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Start date:


  • Consultant:

    Liam Parsons

Cyber Technical Author

6 month contract

April start

Outside IR35

£500 - £550 per day DOE

Hybrid role (couple of days a week in Hereford)

* Please note this role requires DV Clearance

Job Description

Uses data collected from a variety of Cyber defence toolsets to analyse events that occur within the ICS/network environment for the purposes of mitigating threats.


* Previous experience of Enterprise ICS/network architectures and technologies

* Experience and knowledge of SIEM solutions; having the ability to identify use cases and their creation, their deployment and tuning.

* Experience as a mentor/coach to junior Analysts

* Experience of writing automated test scripts or feature verification tests.

* Broad IT and Network Security Experience and its application within a SOC environment and Best Practices

* Previous experience of utilising the MITRE ATT&CK and Cyber Kill Chain frameworks

* Skilled in performing packet-level analysis to identify potential malicious activities

* Knowledge of key security frameworks e.g. ISO, NIST

* Excellent communication skills

* Experience of writing Defence/Government documentation

Desirable Qualifications:

* Broad Spectrum Cyber Course (SANS SEC401 or SEC501 or equivalent)

* SIEM Design, Architecture and Analyst Course (SANS SEC455 or SEC555 or equivalent)

* Advanced Analyst Course (SANS SEC503 or equivalent)