Lead SOC Consultant

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    Warwickshire, England

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    £67000 - £70000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits

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    6 months ago

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Lead SOC Consultant - Log Rhythm, Carbon Black, Tenable


Good all round skills and customer facing ability - LogRythm, Or other SIEM tool sets including but not limited to Tenable, Carbon Black, DarkTrace etc)IDS/IPS - Snort, Palo Alto, Checkpoint, Firepower. Email Investigations, Analysis of Event Logs, and permission based control systems, Solid understanding of Infrastructure and Network based principles.

Up to £70,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits - Home based working

A successful UK Based Cyber Security business are seeking a Lead SOC Consultant to join their established team and lead client facing integrations and support across the SIEM toolset and associated technologies.

Working as a key player alongside PEN testers, SOC Analysts and Cyber Security professionals you will be the main point of contact that will handle client requirements of the SOC Monitoring Platform. You will lead client workshops to establish needs for client integration and on boarding as well as be the lead with regards to process improvement and threat analysis.

Predominantly project related activities within SOC you will support the strategic awareness, subsequent planning, and next step recommendations when identifying new and upcoming threats to your clients.

This is a critical position in an established team that will offer further career opportunity and continued self-development.

Your key technical expertise will include

  • SOC Toolsets (LogRhythm or other SIEM toolsets Carbon Black, Tenable)
  • IDS/IPS - Snort/Palo Alto/Checkpoint
  • Email Investigations - Including Header Analysis, Office Doc Investigations and Macro Extraction
  • Analysis of Event Logs, Active directory and permissions-based control systems (AD etc)
  • Solid Understanding of Windows and Linux Operating Systems
  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP and underlying network protocols
  • Experience in assessing infrastructure and security risks within a client's environment

Your key requirements will include

  • CREST Incident Response/SANS 500/600 monitoring/logging course or equivalent level Vendor (LogRhythm /Tenable, DarkTrace, Carbon Black) related certification.
  • Crest Host or Network Intrusion certification.
  • Excellent customer facing and communication skills with previous customer facing experience.
  • Detailed analysis skills in being able to correctly understand scope of customers engagements, Infrastructure environments & projects
  • Demonstrable strong IT Security related technical and social skills.
  • Be a self-starter, able to initiate and develop concepts and ideas into solutions.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work on own projects and within a team.
  • Demonstrable high attention to detail with commitment to see things through to completion

Please apply now or call James Warwick for more information