Cyber Defense Operations Analyst III — Cyber Defense Application Administration in Jobs via eFinancialCareers at Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

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About the job


2022 is an exciting year for technology professionals to join CME Group following the recent $1bn equity investment from Google. CME Group has also agreed a long-term partnership with Google to migrate our technology infrastructure to Google Cloud in a visionary partnership to transform the global derivatives markets through technology.

“Bringing together CME Group’s best-in-class financial talent with Google Cloud’s deep engineering expertise will help accelerate technological innovation in capital markets infrastructure.” – Thomas Kurian, CEO, Google Cloud

This is a perfect opportunity for the right person to become a key part of a team of cyber security professionals that are executing a pivotal role in protecting and defending the nation’s critical infrastructure. The Cyber Defense Operations Analyst will be a member of the Cyber Defense Engineering Operations team. This role will be responsible for daily administration of the various Cyber Defense applications used by CME Group to protect information assets.

Position Responsibilities

  • Work with internal teams to obtain an in-depth understanding of the products used by the GIS Engineering department and provide daily administration coverage:
    • User End Point Security Technology — cyber threat detection and forensics
    • Application & Data Security Technology — data leakage prevention, database activity monitoring
    • Network Security — web content filtering, host instruction detection, network intrusion prevention, security incident and event management
  • Review application administration configurations for the cyber defense applications
  • Create and maintain the standard operations procedures to support daily application administration
  • Respond to inquiries from consumers of the cyber defense applications and ensure application availability
  • Participate in scheduled disaster recovery tests and review existing procedures

Experience Requirements

  • Demonstrable working experience in cyber application administration for technology comprising of one or more of the following:
    • User End Point Security Apps
    • SIEM Apps
    • Network Security Apps
    • Data Security Apps
    • Web Filtering Apps

Formal Education & Certifications

  • BA/BS in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Security, or Information Systems or related work experience
  • Operating knowledge of ITIL (ITIL Certification a plus)
  • CompTIA Security+ or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum Experience
    • Demonstrable experience using Microsoft Office Optimization tools; MS Word, MS Excel, PowerPoint
    • Comfortable working in a fast paced, virtual team setting
    • Excellent communications skills in English
    • Ability to quickly grasp complex technical concepts

CME Group: Where Futures Are Made

CME Group ( is the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace. But who we are goes deeper than that. Here, you can impact markets worldwide. Transform industries. And build a career shaping tomorrow. We invest in your success and you own it, all while working alongside a team of leading experts who inspire you in ways big and small. Joining our company gives you the opportunity to make a difference in global financial markets every day, whether you work on our industry-leading technology and risk management services, our benchmark products or in a corporate services area that helps us serve our customers better. With 2,500 employees located around the world, we’re small enough for you and your contributions to be known. But big enough for your ideas to make an impact. The pace is dynamic, the work is unlike any other firm in the business, and the possibilities are endless. Problem solvers, difference makers, trailblazers. Those are our people. And we’re looking for more.

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Job Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

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