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Senior Security Operations Analyst – Berkshire – up to £65k 

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Senior Security Operations Analyst – Berkshire – up to £65k 

  • Location:

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    SOC / SIEM

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Jack Maskell

  • Contact email:

    j.maskell@locke-mccloud.com

  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-02-01

Senior Security Operations Analyst – Berkshire – up to £65k 


Looking to challenge yourself by taking on more responsibility in your next role? Working in an environment that pushes you to develop your technical skills to the greatest extent will undoubtedly enhance your career development.


My client is in search of a Senior Security Operations Analyst with a burning passion for all aspects of maintaining high performing SOC function. You will need to be willing to take on the challenge of working for a multi-national organisation that has a reputation for delivering high level consultancy services to its clients.


Development and training are provided to the highest standard and tailored to the individual. Any certifications that you require to work more effectively will be sponsored by my client.

Working in an environment where the employee comes first is not something many people have the pleasure of experiencing - my client believes without well-motivated workforce; great results cannot be achieved. 


Role responsibilities


  • Act as the second in command to the SOC Manager

  • Provide leaflets and guides to junior team members to assist with their investigations

  • Act as the first point of contact for major Incidents, Alerts and suspicious Network activity

  • Operations responsibilities across monitoring and maintenance of cyber security tools – Web App Firewalls and Vulnerability Management platforms

  • Lead on the improvement of the organisations SIEM solution and new implementations

  • Scan the organisations systems to highlight potential threats and vulnerabilities, intrusions and breaches


The ideal candidate will have


  • 3+ Years’ professional experience in Security Operations 

  • Strong knowledge of Vulnerability Management platforms and tools

  • In depth knowledge of SIEM tools; Splunk, Qradar, ArcSight and LogRhythm

  • Experience conducting vulnerability management engagements using Qualys

  • Exposure to Paulo Auto, AWS and Azure

  • Some knowledge of Penetration Testing desirable

  • Experience working on SIEM implementation and improvements  

  • Have experience in dealing with Email phishing attacks