SOC ANALYST - LONDON - £400 per day

Locke & McCloud
London (Greater)
12 Mar 2018
15 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our specialist recruiters not only focus on InfoSec recruiting but also have individual specialisms within the security marketplace so that you know that when you are looking for the dream job you are working with a professional who has a thorough grasp of your need.

As a global provider of information security professionals with officesin London & New York we are well positioned to assist you job needswherever you may be in the world.

The Client:

Our client is a global leading financial organisation with over 30000employees globally. This client specialises in commercial and consumerfinancial products. The security risk level to this client is high riskdue to the sensitivity of their client data.

The Role:

The Security Operations Centre (SOC) Level I Analyst is going to beresponsible for monitoring multiple security technologies using theArcSight Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tool to detectIT security incidents. The analyst will follow detailed operationalprocess and procedures to appropriately analyse, escalate, and assist inremediation of critical information security incidents. Monitor multiplesecurity technologies, such as IDS/IPS, syslog, file integrity,vulnerability scanners. Correlate and analyse events using the ArcSightSecurity Information and Event Management (SIEM) tool to detect ITsecurity incidents. Follow detailed operational process and proceduresto appropriately analyse, escalate, and assist in remediation ofcritical information security incidents.


Monitor multiple security technologies, such as IDS/IPS, syslog, fileintegrity, vulnerability scanners. -Correlate and analyse events usingthe ArcSight Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tool todetect IT security incidents. Follow detailed operational process andprocedures to appropriately analyse, escalate, and assist in remediationof critical information security incidents.

Job Qualifications

  • General technical skills, includes TCP/IP knowledge, networking andsecurity product experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Willingness to acquire in-depth knowledge of network and hostsecurity technologies and products (such as firewalls, Network IDS,scanners) and continuously improve these skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment
  • 1-2 years of information security related experience, in areas suchas: security operations, incident analysis, incident handling, andvulnerability management or testing, system patching, log analysis,intrusion detection, or firewall administration.
  • 1-2 years experience of one of the following: -Network operations orengineering or System administration on Unix, Linux, or Window

Locke and McCloud act as an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibitsdiscrimination and harassment of any kind.

For more information on this opportunity please apply


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