Technical Security Analyst - L3

  • Job Reference: 144049
  • Date Posted: 19 July 2021
  • Employer: Serco Limited
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  • Location: Solihull (B91 3LT), United Kingdom
  • Salary: £55,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Duration: Permanent

Job Description

Job title: Technical Security Analyst - L3

Base location: Birmingham

Salary: Up to £60,000

Must be able to achieve SC clearance



As a global FTSE 250 company with over 500 contracts across 20 countries we are committed to protecting all our services from threats, whether internal or external, deliberate or accidental, that might have an adverse impact on individuals, our activities and our reputation. As the Technical security Analyst your key purpose will be to provide the technical knowledge and subject matter expertise to help the design, implementation and ongoing operation of the systems and services used by Serco to provide security-enforcing functions. This role spans Security Architectural Design' and Security Operational' activities and  we will be looking to you to provide technical guidance within the Security Tower and support wider security remediation in the Security Operations Centre.


What you'll need to do the role

Firstly, you'll need broad Information Security knowledge, with a deep and current technical understanding of security relating to applications, infrastructure & cloud services and detailed knowledge of security-enforcing technologies. (firewalls, SIEM tools, Identity and Access Management, etc.). You'll need extensive experience as a System Security Engineer or Information Security Engineer with experience with network security and networking technologies and with system security and network monitoring tools. You'll need experience of dealing with Critical incidents passed from the SOC tier 2 analysts, review alerts, threat intelligence and security data and identify threats that have entered the network. Lastly, you must be willing to be part of an on-call rota, and willing to support urgent operational incidents outside of standard office hours where necessary.


Why Serco?

Meaningful and vital work: As part of a highly collaborative function, you'll be able to strongly influence the Security Teams efforts that help us to deliver to our contracts.

A world of opportunity: Working for a globally operating business delivering essential services across 5 vital sectors, your next opportunity and challenge won't be hard to find.

Great people: You'll find yourself working with a variety of highly motivated, supportive and experienced colleagues, where no two days are the same.


What we offer

  • Up to £60,000 basic salary
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • An autonomous and supportive culture
  • The chance to make a positive difference to public sector services





By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks - SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging. 




Please click on the apply button to complete your application. Occasionally we receive a large volume of applications for our roles and when that happens we sometimes bring the closing date forward, so please apply promptly to avoid disappointment. 


We're a Disability Confident employer and are committed to equal opportunities. If you have any additional queries, requirements or you need more time to apply, then please contact our recruitment team directly on 0345 010 4000. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview.


Serco supports fair access to employment for those with unspent criminal convictions through the Ban the Box' pledge (some may be exempt due to the nature of the role and the security clearance required).