SOC Analyst

Job Type:
Cyber Security
Job reference:
9 days ago

SOC Analyst / Remote /12 month contract / £400-£500 per day inside IR35

Leading Client in the market are seeking a SOC Analyst to join their team

Role: SOC Analyst
Location: Fully Remote
Duration: 12 month contract
Rate: £400-£500 per day

As a SOC Analyst your responsibilities will entail:

  • Review security alerts and evaluate urgency and relevancy
  • Perform initial security investigation and triage
  • Follow runbook for incident escalation
  • Request or run vulnerability scan and review the assessment report.
  • Manages and configures security monitoring tools.
  • Ability to backfill other security roles as required.
  • Experience in an Information Technology or Information Security Department, with incident response experience in an enterprise setting.
  • Windows and Linux experience.
  • Working experience with SIEM solutions (QRadar, Splunk, Elastic Security).
  • Previous work experience with the various phases of security incident response.
  • In-depth understanding of the types of events of interest in electronic logs.
  • Deep understanding of cyber defense principles, common attack vectors, incident response methodologies, log analysis and attacker techniques.
  • Strong familiarity with best practices related to security incident response activities and protocols, including litigation holds, chain of custody, and playbooks.
  • Awareness of incident response requirements of PCI, HIPAA and other applicable laws, regulations and guidelines.

Desired Certifications

  • GCTI (GIAC Cyber Threat Intelligence)
  • GSEC (GIAC Security Essentials)
  • CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker)
  • SANS Security SEC401
  • Security+

If this role seems like the right fit for you then please send through your upto date CV

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