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Infrastructure Security Analyst

Basildon, Essex, United Kingdom

Infrastructure Security Analyst


Atnahs is a fast-growing pharma company who acquires mature established branded pharmaceutical products from large cap pharma companies, develop own niche generic medicines in house and market those globally.

We have a full time permanent position available reporting to our Head of IT. The role requires a hands-on, skilled individual to monitor and maintain our internal technology infrastructure and security systems.

A key responsibility of the role is the development and running of the day-to-day security processes covering multiple sites; this includes advising the business of prevalent threats and safeguards and to further enhance the tools and controls for visibility and protection of systems, services and data.

Responsibilities include:

  • Security: Firewall and infrastructure management, Effective patch + Vulnerability management, Endpoint security (Preference Sophos), Remote access + mobility solutions (Meraki), MS 365, Azure AD, Exchange, 365 Security and Compliance and Hybrid Active Directory/Azure environment.
  • Monthly Reporting - overview of infrastructure versioning and compliance.
  • Daily/weekly monitoring.
  • Management of back-up process - Office 365.
  • Success/failure, Testing and Recovery.
  • Management of IaaS environment.
  • Installation and configuration of existing and new hardware and software (back-end).
  • Assist Head of IT with network management, monitoring and reporting.
  • Research, test and deploy new technologies to be used by the IT team and Atnahs employees.
  • Assist Service Desk team as point of escalation.
  • Advanced problem-solving with IT team.
  • To assist colleagues with knowledge transfer.
  • Manage documentation for current and new security procedures.

What we are looking for

  • Education: GCSE English and Maths grade C as a minimum, ideally A levels or Degree.
  • Ethical Hacker or equivalent.
  • Appropriate professional security certifications.
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in similar role.
  • Project management skills.
  • Working knowledge of IT Security and infrastructure monitoring tools.
  • Working knowledge of Security principles and standards.
  • Cyber Essentials and penetration/social engineering testing experience.
  • Security Operations Centre.
  • Good understanding of similar business environment.
  • ERP/MRP/CRP experience.
  • Effective Security Management.
  • Patch management experience, Microsoft WSUS.
  • Knowledge of vulnerability management tools
  • Knowledge of MDM and WiFi management, Cisco Meraki advantageous.
  • Infrastructure monitoring tools, SolarWinds Orion or similar.
  • Azure/Office 365 Security & Compliance.
  • Cisco Catalyst switch administration.
  • MS Windows Server & Desktop, all current supported versions.
  • EPR/MRP Sage x3 administration.
  • Firewall, port management and bandwidth monitoring, WatchGuard advantageous.
  • Structured investigative security skills.
  • Be able to demonstrate IT related problem-solving skills.
  • Strong technology landscape and app support.
  • Ability to support and mentor junior staff.
  • Network monitoring software experience.
  • Good reporting skills.
  • Strong experience in Microsoft Collaboration technologies focusing on SharePoint Online.
  • Service desk/management software, PDQ Deploy

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