Security Business Intelligence Analyst

Any of our offices
10 days ago
Full time role


OVO Energy is an independent energy technology company and supplier. The company was launched in 2009. OVO Energy is set ...

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Job Description

We’re making zero carbon happen

We’re OVO Group, a big family of companies united by a single vision: to get to zero carbon, fast. 

We call this Plan Zero – and it shows how we’ll be fighting the climate crisis and transforming the way people use energy over the next decade. To do this, we need the sharpest minds. Are you up for the challenge?

Do great green things with OVO Energy

So much has changed since we launched in 2009.  Our goal remains the same though: make energy cheaper, greener, and simpler. Just as it was on day one.

Everyone belongs at OVO

Our aim is to build a diverse and inclusive movement: teams of brilliant people, with unique talents, skills, passions, and experiences. 

We encourage everyone to join us, whatever your gender identity, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, life experience, or background. So please come as you are – we can’t wait to meet you.

Where in the world of OVO will I be working?

We're growing! We currently have vacancies in various teams, so you will get a chance to meet with all the teams recruiting for this role.

In our various home and office locations, we have around 22 Information Security Experts, all with varying backgrounds and levels of experience. One key thing that all of our Information Security Team have in common is a desire to develop brilliant, industry disrupting products and processes as well as their own skills.

What will I be doing?

The Security Business Intelligence Analyst is responsible for taking the data that OVO holds and mining it to achieve valuable insights to improve the information security of the organisation. 

These insights are then used to inform critical business decisions. The insights play a crucial role in shaping the company's future and the way it operates.

Key activities:

  • Develop tactical and strategic business intelligence solutions for senior levels within OVO using security data.
  • Partner with internal teams to constantly mature our intelligence life cycle including reviewing collection, analysis,  reporting and feedback processes.
  • Create and present compelling briefings to relay relevant security information to technical and non-technical audiences supporting OVO’s information security objectives.
  • Work with data engineers to build automated assessments of security control objectives using telemetry from existing and new security issue discovery and remediation tools.
  • Aggregating, querying and analysing large data sets, producing reports and recommendations.Identifying anomalous data and examining and eliminating any processes or procedures that contribute to unreliable data being collected.
  • Working with the Director of Security to build Management Information from OVO’s inventory of everything.
  • Identify development needs in order to improve and streamline operations.

Is this the job for me?

  • You can consult with management and relevant stakeholders to define goals.
  • You have strong analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • You have strong reporting skills and are able to build reports from various data sources to provide key management information.
  • You are able to work  alone to analyse findings or as a member of a team.
  • You are able to present your findings, at management level, with remediation options and data based recommendations.
  • You can analyse and synthesise data.
  • You can collaborate with co-workers and management to implement improvements.
  • You can evaluate the effectiveness of implemented strategies.
  • You have a firm understanding of statistics and databases..
  • You are excited to advance OVO’s plan zero initiative.
  • You are keen to learn about or have knowledge of cyber security.
  • You have a bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Data Science, or relevant experience

Ideally you will have:

We hire people not on specific skill sets alone. If you are Interested in us? We're interested in you!

The person we are looking for will have skills in some or all of the following:

  • Graph databases and associated query languages (Cypher preferred)
  • Use of BI/Analysis tooling (Tableau preferred)
  • Scripting and automation tooling 
  • Knowledge of technical environments and their architecture (not essential, analysis skills preferred over knowledge)
  • Working with telemetry from security tools and  cloud technologies, AWS, GCP, PaaS & SaaS
  • Working with uncertainty and incomplete data sets
  • Working closely with software vendors

Brilliant benefits for a world-changing team

Our people are at the heart of Plan Zero. That’s why we offer plenty of green benefits and progressive policies to make you feel at home.

For starters, you’ll get 34 days of holiday (including bank holidays).

Then there’s Flex Pay. It’s an extra 9% of your salary on top of your core pay to use as you like. You can take it as cash, add to your pension, or choose to spend it on a huge range of flex benefits.

Here’s a taster of what’s on offer:

For your health
With benefits like a healthcare cash plan or private medical insurance depending on your career level, critical illness cover, life assurance, health assessments, and more

For your wellbeing
With gym membership, gadget, travel and cyber insurance, workplace ISA, will writing services, DNA testing, dental insurance, and more

For your lifestyle
With extra holiday buying, discount dining, culture cards, tech loans, and supporting your favourite charities with give-as-you-earn donations

For your home 
Get up to £300 off any OVO Energy plan (when you pay by Direct Debit), plus personal carbon offsetting and great discounts on smart thermostats and EV chargers

For your commute
Nab a great deal on ultra-low emission car leasing, plus our cycle to work scheme and public transport season ticket loans

Want to hear about our full range of flexible benefits and progressive people policies? Our People Team can tell you everything you need to know.

Oh, and one last thing...

We’d be thrilled if you tick off all our boxes yet we also believe it’s just as important we tick off all of yours. And if you think you have most of what we’re looking for but not every single thing, go ahead and hit apply. We’d still love to hear from you!

OVO Energy is an independent energy technology company and supplier. The company was launched in 2009. OVO Energy is set ...

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