As a rapidly growing company in a dynamic sector, ECSC is always interested in hearing from individuals who are keen to develop their skills and knowledge in cyber security. We have a range of roles in our Security Operations Centre, along with other field-based opportunities.

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Cyber Security Researcher/Analyst

£26,500 – £28,000 p.a. (depending on experience) + Enhancements
Full-time, permanent, office-based (Bradford, UK)

Are you a Cyber Security Analyst looking for your next step?

This is an opportunity to join the UK’s, longest standing, and leading cyber security full-service provider. As part of our ongoing growth (our Managed Services Division grew 48% in 2019), ECSC Group plc is expanding its Security Operations Centre team to include an additional Cyber Security Researcher/Analyst to provide “Blue Team” functions to the SOC to support the defence of our clients’ systems.

ECSC runs 24/7/365 managed cyber security services from UK and Australian Security Operations Centres, in addition to a range of consulting and cyber security testing services. We have our own technologies developed over the last 20 years. ECSC serves a wide range of clients from small start-ups to multi-nationals, including 10% of the FTSE 100.

We are proud of our 20 year history, 20% average annual growth, unrivalled industry reputation, and London stock market listing. Our 90%+ staff retention rate is testament to our team approach and commitment to staff development at all levels.

The Role

Reporting directly to the SOC Manager, you will:

  • Maintain the security of our clients’ systems, and help the team to protect, detect and respond to security incidents
  • Understand how threat attacks to clients’ systems can be applied, detected and defended against through continuous learning and skills development
  • Perform research and analysis of threat attacks as they are played out
  • Develop responses to attacks and communicate these to the client within SLAs
  • Continuously develop and adapt the systems that we build and manage to ensure they maintain security in the face of new threats to, and changes in, the clients’ environments

Required Skills & Experience

  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar cyber security role
  • Knowledge of cybersecurity threats, attacks. Knowledge of target systems
  • Understanding of modern computer networking
  • Knowledge in key functional areas including TCP/IP networking, Linux Operating Systems, iptables firewalling, Ossec/Wazuh, Squid, Apache, Nginx, postfix, Snort, Suricata, Bro, Modsecurity
  • Scripting and secure configuration of systems
  • Security management of other systems including Windows, Cisco is also desirable


As well as a great company culture, and opportunities for career progression, we offer a generous package including:

  • Basic salary of £26,500 – £28,000 p.a. (depending on experience) + Enhancements (eg. Shift Leader and/or Incident Response additional allowances)
  • 33 days' holiday (inc. bank holidays)
  • Company pension scheme
  • Private healthcare
  • Life insurance
  • Exclusive employee rewards scheme
  • Free on-site parking

If you are interested in joining our team, please send your CV and confirmation of your eligibility to work in the UK to

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