(Senior) SOC Analyst - SIEM Monitoring / Cyber Security, 40-70k

£35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
30 Jan 2017
27 Feb 2017
Andrew Fernandes
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed
Job Type

As a Senior SOC Analyst, you will be working for a global IT Services firm that is looking to expand their Security Operations Centre (SOC) in Bristol.

Working as part of a team of analysts, you will be specialising in proactively monitoring their high profile IT estate, monitoring Security Incident Event Management (SIEM) systems and managing associated incident response processes, undertaking security vulnerability management and using threat intelligence alongside APT hunting tools to search for threats.

There's excellent opportunities for progression internally with opportunities to move up the ladder into more senior roles and eventually management in addition to lateral movement to other teams (e.g. Consultancy, Engineering, Architecture, Pre-Sales).

You would need a working knowledge of the following areas:

Security Monitoring tools and their use (e.g. SIEM, IDS/IPS, DLP).

Vulnerability Management

Perimeter and host security intrusion techniques.

Network Protocols.

Threat Intelligence

It would be beneficial (but not necessary) to have any of:

Relevant GIAC or CREST qualifications (e.g. GCIH, GCIA, GREM, CC NIA).

Incident Response experience (from a Consultancy or SOC environment)

Big Data / Security Analytics / Threat Hunting experience.

If you feel this role would be of interest to you, do feel free to give me an email on 'a.fernandes[att]computerfutures[dott]com' with an up-to-date version of your CV and a good time that we may speak. Alternatively I am available by phone on 0207 907 3838 or on LinkedIn (Andrew Fernandes, Computer Futures).

If you know anyone that might be interested in the role, don't be afraid to point them in my direction; we're currently offering £200 of John Lewis vouchers to anyone who refers someone that later gets a job through us!

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