SOC Analyst

2018-11-02 09:42:222018-11-19ViaResource
Job Type Contract
Location Home Working / European Travel
Area London, United Kingdom Home Working / European Travel
Sector Retail Manufacturing / Engineering
Start Date
Job Ref TM589
Description
Primary responsibilities include:
 Analyse network, application and system events in order to identify potential security
incidents and raise tickets as required.
 Perform and lead proactive analysis from knowledge of current threats and trends within
the industry
 Provide input into the training and development plans as required
 Ensure all operation incidents, ongoing tickets and relevant information is logged into the
HOTO and the information is distributed accordingly
 Ensure all tickets are quality checked prior to release to the regional contacts
 Provide continuous SME support, updates and recommendations for ongoing incidents
being handled by the SOC
 Support shift training, user awareness and mandated security education as required or
specified and promote additional professionalization within the level 1 analysts.
 Produce operational reporting as required to support regional and internal information
exchanges and briefing requirements
 Maintain a broad and current understanding of evolving threats and vulnerabilities as
applicable to the client estate and marketplace
 Continually assess and maintain the Clients SOC documentation set and use-cases to
maintain a high standard of excellence within the service and ensure ongoing service
improvement
 
SECONDARY ROLE
 
Secondary responsibilities include:
 Deputise for the Level 3 Analyst as required
 Assist the SOC Operations Manager and Level 3 Analyst to recruit and retain a functional
SOC team as required
 Windows Server Administration (Server 2008 – 2016) – Specifically Domain Controller
management (AD/Security Administration/AD Connect/Group Policies/DNS) for a multi-site
multi-domain replication setup.
 Windows Certificate Authority management.
 Perform other essential duties as required
 
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ESSENTIAL SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
 
Essential skills & experience includes:
 Demonstrable experience in Cyber Operations include monitoring, incident response &
handling, threat detection and threat intelligence
 SIEM, IDS and general security tooling experience (Ideally Splunk, Palo-Alto, SkyBox or
AWS)
 Network security
 Excellent communication skills
 Mentoring and coaching
 Knowledge of Palo Alto Administration (Implementation, Configuration and
API/Automation) is a plus.
 
DESIRABLE SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
 
Desirable skills & experience includes:
 SANS 401/501/504/511 or similar
 EC-Council CEH or CHFI
 ITIL certification
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