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Northamptonshire, UK




12th June 2021


Zinc’s mission is to help customers protect what matters to them.

We are known as leading web technology innovators. We have invested many years into developing our own technology platforms and these now power some of the UK’s largest organisations, Government and SME customers.

We are looking for an experienced Security Intelligence Analyst to join our dynamic, diverse and growing Intelligence Services team.

Working for the Director of Intelligence & Risk, you will be a key player within the team to deliver a dedicated, industry leading intelligence service to one of our key clients in corporate security, who deliver high end security to some of the most iconic locations in London. You will have the confidence and experience to deliver a full suite of tactical and strategic intelligence services, crisis communications, simulation exercises, product innovation and customer satisfaction.

You may come from a similar corporate security background, law enforcement, military or risk background. This is an opportunity for the right candidate to work with Zinc and its client to shape a work class security intelligence solution and further your career. If that is you, please apply.


Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Provide strong analysis, communication and debriefing in the event of major incidents to leadership and clients
  • Identify and report on potential security threats to the client and its customers using manual OSINT, automated web crawlers and where
  • appropriate using HUMINT techniques
  • Lead intelligence briefings to security leadership ahead of upcoming events that present security and business continuity threats
  • Produce tactical and strategic intelligence products, on threats such as terrorism, crime, activism and cyber-attacks, for client senior leadership to shape security decision making
  • Support Zinc and its client in the development of world class intelligence products
  • Coaching and mentoring to junior staff members


  • 3+ years of experience working as a intelligence analyst in law enforcement, military, corporate security or risk roles
  • Excellent OSINT skills
  • Strong understanding of the intelligence cycle and intelligence reporting writing
  • An assertive communicator with ability to brief all levels of a crisis command structure during major incidents and debriefing
  • A strong understanding of international and domestic terrorism, crime & disorder and protest & activism is highly desirable
  • A good understanding of using incident management/crisis communication software and web crawlers would be highly desirable
  • A formal intelligence qualification or bachelors degree is desirable but will not preclude candidates
  • An understanding of GDPR and information security risks


We recognise the need for an Security Intelligence Analyst and we meet this need through Synapse, a pioneering, scalable and fully configurable software platform which delivers end-to-end security threat intelligence, safety and risk management solutions to our customers.

Synapse has a number of applications that have been configured and tailored to meet the needs of specific sectors. These applications all live within the Synapse family, as such our clients enjoy a holistic approach to investment and a fast pace of continuous improvement that only agile working models can achieve.

Zinc Systems has undergone significant growth in recent years and we see this as being a huge area of further expansion moving forward. We have a culturally diverse team with a reputation for using innovative, collaborative working practices.


Director of Intelligence & Risk


Our newly upgraded office is based in a highly desirable Northamptonshire village. 5-10 minutes from Northampton town centre.

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