SOC Security Analyst
SOC Security Analyst - 9 Month Contract - Buckinghamshire - £425 per day
Our client is looking for experienced Security Operation Centre Analyst to join their team. The role will require the candidate to work Mon to Fri 8:00 - 17:00 from the clients' site. SOC Analyst will report directly to the SOC Lead Security Analyst. The successful candidate will be required to have an out of hour's role of being on call 1 week in every 4 which will require all candidates to be within 30 mins drive of the site.
- Monitor for security alerts on a SIEM platform.
- Carry out Triage on Security events, raise incidents and support the Incident Management process.
- Provide Incident Response (IR) support when analysis confirms actionable incident.
- Assist in Security Device Management.
- Assist in Threat Intelligence Open Source Intelligence gathering.
- Assist in Vulnerability Assessments.
- Minimum 5 years' experience as a SOC Security Analyst.
- In depth knowledge of various security methodologies and processes, and technical security solutions (firewall and intrusion detection systems).
- In depth knowledge of TCP/IP Protocols, network analysis, and network/security applications.
- Knowledge of HP Arcsight SIEM tool.
- CISSP, GCIA, GCIH, or other related certifications preferred.
- 1 years' experience of operating HP Arcsight SIEM in a SOC.
- Experience of writing, deploying and tuning rules.
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You will be required to hold a minimum of DV security clearance. If you do not hold an active DV clearance please familiarise yourself with the vetting process before applying.
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Job Role: SOC Security Analyst
Duration: 9 Months
Salary/Rate: £425 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Clearance: SIA DV Clearance