Senior SOC Analyst

SOC Analyst

Ref: 1427Thursday 2 November 2023


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Are you a SOC Analyst looking for a new challenge? Do you have a passion for all things Cyber Security and a desire to keep your clients and customers safe?

If so, this is a fantastic opportunity for you, paying up to £40k with a great bonus and benefits on offer, including; 34 days holiday, medical cover, hybrid & flexible working (2 days per week in Edinburgh/Glasgow) and much more.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Respond to all Security Incidents generated from the SIEM platform, or incidents detected out with the SIEM platform.
  • Automating response to security incidents (powershell/python scripting would be beneficial)
  • Help manage the day to day running/configuration of the SIEM platform.
  • Provide documentation on all aspects of the SIEM platform including log configuration, incident runbooks and automation workflows.
  • An awareness and or experience of Cloud Security technologies.
  • Work with fellow members of the IT Network & Security team to build strategic partnerships and relationships with key vendors and suppliers.
  • Recommend new technologies in relation to Security Incident Event Management.
  • Continuous improvement – to drive through identified improvements and/or additional controls and procedures as necessary to sustain our ISO-27001 Information Security accreditation.
  • To adhere to the firm’s Information Security standards, policies and procedures.

Key Technologies:

  • Security Incident Event Management (SIEM) (Ideally Rapid 7 but other solutions considered)
  • Security Orchestration Automation & Response (SOAR)
  • API / Plugin integration
  • Scripting Experience (Powershell / Python)
  • Microsoft Office 365 (knowledge of the various modules)
  • Microsoft Azure

Desirable Technologies:

Some knowledge of the following technologies would be desirable, but definitely not essential

  • Firewalls
  • DLP
  • Anti-Virus
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Web Filtering
  • PKI Infrastructure
  • Remote Access/VPN
  • Secure File Transfer
  • Email Gateways
  • Microsoft (Server, Hyper V, PowerShell, etc)
  • Virtualization

Interested? Hit apply or contact for more info. Thanks