SOC Analyst -Central London

London (Greater)
£45000 - £55000 per annum
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
SOC Analyst- London- £45,000- £55,000

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a number of SOC analysts looking for an exciting new role in London to assist in developing and maturing the operational capabilities of a SOC, with ongoing mentoring, training and development opportunities. Still in its infancy stages this security start-up is looking to grow its team with individuals who have an exceptional cyber security understanding and who can hit the ground running. Though they are still small in size there is substantial backing from the board with a view to have a fully functioning SOC centre within 1-2 years, as such the successful candidate will be involved with the full life cycle of this project.

  • Provide first and second level technical resolution for security alerts and SOC service requests.
  • Proven experience working in a 24x7 Security Operations Centre
  • Interface with clients in incident identification, remediation and resolution
  • Be part of a 24/7 shift team providing monitoring of SIEM systems, managed firewall and IPS services
  • Write white papers and write a short weekly information security/SOC analyst blog
  • Experience with an end to end SOC process.
  • Stay on top of current vulnerabilities, exploits and threat actors.

Ideal Candidate
  • Passionate and up to date with information security knowledge
  • Able to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Resilient
  • Understanding of TCP/IP, network protocols and information security -Essential
  • Understanding of and experience of using Linux - Essential
  • Understanding of attacker tools, tactics and procedures - Essential
  • Programming / shell scripting experience is highly desirable
  • Will understand and aid in implementing the company's future plans (Functioning SOC Centre within 1-2 years)
  • Experience with :
      • Linux (Essential)
      • SIEM: Alien vault (Desirable)
      • IDS/IPS
      • VPN
      • Firewalls

      Salary - £45,000 - £55,000

      This is an unmissable opportunity for any SOC analyst looking for their next role in a dynamic start- up. Apply now for immediate consideration.

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