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Regional Security Operations Analyst


Multiple Locations, National, IE

Job ID:  37041
Estimated Travel:  0 - 25%
Contract Type:  Permanent
Talent Area:  IT

Regional Security Operations Analyst


The main purpose of the role is to manage application and user security including user authentication, remote access and mobile security, security of cloud services and SAAS.


Key responsibilitities include but are not limited to:

  • Assist with security awareness & user education
  • Oversight & monitoring of security events and vulnerability management
  • Develop and maintain regional system security plans
  • Resolve challenging problems in collaboration with others and takes initiative when appropriate to make independent choices on matters of significance
  • Assist in administrations of information security tools relating to firewalls, SIEM, vulnerability management, corporate tools & IAM.
  • Liaise with the business on projects to ensure information security controls are factored in at the design phase through to implementation and ongoing monitoring.
  • Be a security ambassador to the wider business and IT functions.



  • 3+ years experience in an Information Security operations role
  • Direct background or exposure to cyber security
  • Working knowledge of SIEM architecture
  • Solid networking understanding and/or experience
  • Good attention to detail and strong documentation skills
  • Ability to manage several projects simultaneously
  • Ability to prioritise conflicting demands and work well under pressure
  • Demonstrated commitment to training, self-study and maintaining proficiency in the technical cyber security & risk domains.



  • University graduate in the areas of Computer Science/Information Management Systems/Cyber Security/similar area
  • Programming/scripting experience an advantage
  • IAM experience an advantage
  • A minimum of one of the following qualifications is desirable, CISSP/CEH 
  • Strong IT skillset
  • Strong knowledge of IT and risk related frameworks and standards (e.g. ISO 27001, ISO 27017, NIST CSF, NIST 800-53, CIS)
  • Ability to weigh business risk and enforce appropriate IT controls
  • Ability to understand technical requirements and functionality
  • Energy, passion and a desire to learn
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Fluent English


About Ardagh Group

Ardagh Group is a global leader in metal and glass packaging solutions, producing packaging for the world’s leading brands. We trace our roots all the way back to the Irish Glass Bottle Company, founded in 1932. Since then we have grown rapidly to a team of more than 16,000 people with revenues of almost $7 billion. Today we have a presence across Europe and the Americas.

Our modern Dublin office is located in the Central Business Park in Sandyford. Our Dublin team has almost one hundred employees working in finance, IT, procurement, and HR.

  • Did you know that Ardagh produce many of the beverage cans and bottles you drink your favourite beverages from?
  • Did you know we produce metal and glass packaging which are permanent materials, meaning they can be infinitely recycled without any loss of quality?
  • Did you know we produce more than 160 million containers per day?

Ardagh is passionate about sustainability and have a reputation for innovation. We push the boundaries of what’s possible, pioneering new production methods, new design techniques and new ways to recycle and save energy. Our aim is to reduce any negative environmental impact whilst remaining economically sustainable and socially responsible.

We believe that the success of our business depends on the success of our people. We strive to create working environments where our employees feel valued, can work to their full potential, and where their achievements are celebrated.

Here at Ardagh, we offer exciting and rewarding opportunities for talented and creative people. If you have ambition and want to make an impact with your career, come and join our team, you’ll enjoy the journey!

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