Information Security Analyst

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About us

Our teams are putting the world’s retailers online using the cloud, robotics, AI, and IoT. We provide services to partner clients globally via our innovative advanced robotics technology, known as the Ocado Smart Platform (“OSP”); this drives our highly automated, multi-million-pound Customer Fulfilment Centres (CFCs). In our CFCs and proprietary software applications, we operate a world-class online grocery business that automates the single pick of products, ready for your online delivery.

About the role

You will be part of the Information Security Operations team in a highly dynamic and innovative environment helping the business secure its systems and infrastructure. This is a highly motivated and passionate team with broad experiences, who are happy to mentor and be mentored! The team’s goal is to minimise the impact of cybersecurity incidents, provide practical guidance for the response, coordinate recovery activities, and work to prevent future incidents from reoccurring. Contributing to this goal could include developing new alerts, improving the fidelity of existing alerts, improving the investigative tools, and extending detection to new platforms.

Other responsibilities will include: responding to security incidents, requests and events to ensure that threats and breaches are managed to minimise impact on confidentiality, integrity and availability of systems and data. Analysing security and log data, malicious code, and network traffic to identify potential threats. Produce dashboards and reports to continuously improve security situational awareness, keeping up-to-date with the current security and threat landscape. Data analysis and security KPI reporting and tracking security incidents, security assessments and actions from security audits.

About you

You will have great attention to detail and an ability to spot trends; this is crucial to gain insight into complex, often global, problems. You’ll have a broad understanding of security concepts, with a passion for Cyber Security. You’ll have experience within an enterprise-level SOC function, with general knowledge of Network and Application Protocols, and a solid understanding of security devices such as SIEM, firewalls, and intrusion detection systems. You’ll also be able to analyse and identify malicious traffic, with experience using Splunk or equivalent (creating dashboards, writing stored queries). You will have knowledge of common security vulnerabilities, technical knowledge to assess their severity and impact, and an understanding of data leak prevention concepts and controls. Experience in at least one of the following Cloud technology areas is required: GCP/AWS/Azure.

What do I get in return?

Hybrid working and flexible working patterns, private healthcare, car salary sacrifice and cycle to work schemes. A range of amazing benefits including: free shares and life assurance, 15% off your shopping, company shop offering discounts of up to 70% on groceries from leading brands and major retailers, exclusive travel, retail and leisure discounts nationwide, an incredible Head Office, complete with an on-site cafe and restaurant just 20 minutes by train from Kings Cross, a free shuttle bus from and to Hatfield Station, 22 weeks paid maternity leave and 6 weeks paid paternity leave (once relevant service requirements complete), enhanced pension scheme, matching employee contributions up to 7% of salary, and access to our employee assistance programme.

Be bold, be unique, be brilliant, be you. We are looking for individuality and we value diversity. We are an equal opportunities employer and we are committed to treating all applicants and employees fairly and equally. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive work environment. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application.

We are thrilled to welcome applicants from across the world. Whilst we can offer visa sponsorship, please note that we can only cover costs relating to the Certificate of Sponsorship and the Immigration Skills Charge only. For all employment offers made for UK roles, you are expected to be based in the UK in a commutable distance, ready for your first day of work, so please keep this in mind. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to ask.

Due to the energising nature of Ocado’s business, vacancy close dates, when stated, are indicative and may be subject to change so please apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. If you have applied and been rejected for this role in the last 6 months or applied and been rejected for a role with a similar skill set, we will not re-evaluate you for this position. After 6 months, we will treat your application as a new one. All benefits information is subject to change and the terms of the individual arrangements. Please assume you have been unsuccessful if you haven’t heard from us within 4 weeks.


About Ocado Group

When our journey started, we were all about changing the way people shop for groceries. 20 years later, we’re developing our own groundbreaking technology, opening multiple sites at an accelerating rate and engaging in exciting new business partnerships around the world!Transforming an industry also means transforming the way we do business. As we continually develop new technologies and customer propositions, we’re looking for the Everyday Pioneers to lead us into the next stage of our evolution: enhancing our capabilities, inspiring our teams and developing new ways of working.Changing the way the world shops, for good.

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Job ID: JR-0952-4138

Job Category: IT and Telecoms
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: England

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