level 3 soc analyst in london

posted
22 May 2018
contact
matthew everett, randstad technologies
job type
permanent
salary
Competitive
apply now

posted
location
london
specialism
IT
sub specialism
Network, Systems & Security
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
Competitive
reference number
SOC220518
contact
matthew everett, randstad technologies
apply now

job description

Are you an ambitious SOC analyst looking for a new role? Want to work with the leading edge technology in the security space? Want to have a more active role than staring at a monitoring tool?

My client, a world leading playing in the cyber security space are seeking a Level 3 SOC Analyst to support their operations team, looking after their clients defences. This role is primarily focussed on event management, vulnerability remediation and intrusion prevention using the next generation of methodologies and tools. The clients would be working with are also global powerhouses, across the Technologies, FMCG and Finance spaces. These are permanent roles, with a huge prospect of progression given the company's generous training budget to which you have access.

Key Responsibilities



* Analysis of alerts flagged on the SIEM tools, using HP ArcSight
* Using Qualys to vulnerability scan, following all issues with tracking and remediation
* Get involved implementing new tools based on Cisco ASA, CHECKPOINT or Palo Alto tools
* Use technology such as Darktrace to analyse user behaviour
* Get involved with using packet capture tools and analyse the product
* Ideally use tools like SolarWinds as a service providers and network management tool

Key Skills and Experiences



* Experience using HP Arcsight
* COMPTIA Security+ certified alongside GIAC fundamentals, ITL foundation, Cisco CCNP, Checkpoint CCSE or Palo Alto ACE are all beneficial
* Demonstrable background working at this level before
* Exposure to a customer-facing environment highly beneficial
* Background mentoring more junior individuals within a SOC
* Ability to remain professional and positive in times of high stress

This company are looking to grow their team out around this individual, so will be offered a good degree of autonomy whilst engaging in a quality of work that is not seen often in the market place. If you are an experienced SOC analyst, please give me a call on 0117 311 6436.

Randstad Technologies Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

skills

cyber security

qualification

comptia security+ certification.

educational requirements

university