SOC Analyst - SIEM & Threat Intelligence

Recruiter
ARM Cyber Security
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
£45k - £65k pa
Posted
28 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I am seeking proven Security Analysts to join a greenfield opportunity, helping shape, influence and create a brand new SOC environment. You will receive on-going mentoring, training and development opportunity (including certification not just at desk training!) Security Analyst / SOC Analyst City of London £45,000 - £65,000 + On-Call Allowance I am seeking proven Security Analysts to join a greenfield opportunity, helping shape, influence and create a brand new SOC environment. You will receive on-going mentoring, training and development opportunity (including certification not just at desk training!) My client is currently building our their various Security services which include this new SOC and MSS offering but also consulting services You will be expected to provide a managed security service to clients through the SOC capability. Promote and apply technical and operational excellence for customer satisfaction & Increase and improve the technical capabilities of the SOC. RESPONSIBILITIES o Provide first and second level technical resolution for security alerts and SOC service requests. o Manage alerts and incidents through the incident lifecycle within the ticketing system. o Interface with clients in incident identification, remediation and resolution. o Resolve or escalate identified incidents. o Provide a time a reliable service to customers. o Stay abreast of current vulnerabilities, exploits and threat actors. o Assist in on boarding and configuring new customers. o Document solutions, process and procedures in written form. o Requirement for on-call work and working in a 24x7 environment. o Write white papers and short thought leadership blogs on current security events. QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS o Masters/Bachelor's degree preferred, but not essential. o SANS courses such as 511 - GMON, 503 - GCIA , 501 - GCED, 504 - GCIH, 506 - GCUX, 401 - GSEC preferred. PREFERRED SKILLS o Understanding of TCP/IP, network protocols and information security is essential. o Understanding of and experience of using Linux is essential. o Understanding of attacker tools, tactics and procedures is essential. o 24x7 NOC/SOC experience, experience of working for a MSSP is highly desirable. o Programming / shell scripting experience is highly desirable. o Experience of a System / Network Administrator. o Knowledge of configuring and implementing technical security controls (firewalls, IDS, AV) desirable. o Keen ability to troubleshoot technical and security problems. o Understanding of production/enterprise digital environments / technology stacks is highly desirable. As mentioned above this role (s) offer a proven Security Analyst an opportunity to not only develop their skills and career but also to work in environment where you can help shape, drive and build a new SOC environment but also help build and shape a new MSS offering Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.
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