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SOC Analyst

SOC Analyst

  • Location

    Reading

  • Sector:

    Technology-Based Security Teams

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £32,000 plus beneftis

  • Contact:

    Robert Anderton

  • Contact email:

    robert.anderton@dclsearch.com

  • Contact phone:

    0208 663 4030

  • Job ref:

    RA8189

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-04-15

  • Consultants:

    ConsultantDrop

SOC Analyst

 

SOC Analyst is required for this rapidly expanding managed security provider, this an interesting opportunity that will allow you to take on more responsibility and tasks than your average SOC position.

 

Duties include,

  • Providing situational security awareness by combining information from a variety of systems and normalizing / correlating the information.

  • Identifying suspicious and / or anomalous activities and taking appropriate action based on documented processes and procedures.

  • Checking system vulnerabilities and recommending remedial action to be taken.

  • Performing analysis of log files.

  • Assisting Customers with security related issues.

  • Managing security incidents through all phases of the incident response lifecycle from identification through to closure.

  • Undertaking monitoring system break / fix activity and escalating to on-call engineering teams where appropriate.

  • Providing prompt and comprehensive client reporting, ensuring that all events and alerts of note are raised in relevant reports and comprehensive and helpful commentary is provided for Clients.

We are looking for a SOC Analyst with experience in administering and supporting Windows and Linux based operating systems and IT networking protocols Good understanding of common network services (Web, Mail, FTP etc) network vulnerabilities and network attack patterns.