Senior SOC Analyst

Concept Resourcing
40000.00 - 42000.00 GBP Annual
08 Apr 2021
11 Apr 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

SOC Security Analyst - Cyber Security
Cambridgeshire - GBP40-42,000 + on-call + package

Concept IT are looking for a Cyber Security Analyst (SOC) to join a security operation centre for an expanding IT services company based in Cambridgeshire.
The Security Operations Analyst will focus on actively maintaining the SOC's SIEM offerings as well continuously improving the SIEM toolset. This position will also focus on monitoring, diagnosing, and escalating of various security threats posed to some of the company's largest clients and will liaise with other technical groups to implement the best in class in threat mitigation.
You will need to be flexible to work on the out of hours rota - you will be remunerated for this

As SOC Security Specialist the main responsibilities will involve:

  • Understand the architecture of customer solutions including identifying the security controls in place and how they are used
  • Provide a Security escalation path for engineering/support colleagues
  • Work with the implementation & solution design teams to transition newly commissioned solutions into support
  • Support Level 1 and Level 2 Cyber Security Analyst
  • Operational Security management using policies and procedures under an ITIL framework,
  • Lead Security Incident resolution Matrix teams to recover service in complex cross-technology environments
  • Work to defined SLAs & KPIs
  • Maintain accurate records and logs of Security Incidents

As Senior Security Specialist your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
  • Experience with managing SIEM preferably in a Managed Security Service Provider- LogRhythm, QRadar, Splunk
  • Experience of Security Incident Handling/Incident Response
  • Vulnerability scanning
  • Experience of penetration testing tools (Burpsuite, Metasploit, Nikto etc)
  • Ability to identify security threats
  • A varied Security experience from previous projects throughout the project life cycle
  • Knowledge of networking protocols
  • Ideally have relevant security certifications (CEH, CND, SIEM Certifications (ACSE), OSCP, CCSA, OCSP, ECSA, LPT)

Salary on offer is GBP40-42,000 + on call + benefits
Looking to move ASAP so please send me your latest CV and I will call you to discuss further.

Key Words:

SOC - Security Operations - SIEM - Security - Firewalls - Information Security - Cyber Security- LogRhythm- Splunk- QRadar - Pen Testing - Penetration Testing - Nikto - Burpsuite - Nessus - Cyber Security - Greenbone - Vulnerability Scanning - Certified Ethical Hacker - CEH - SIEM - ACSE - OSCP

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