MH426 - Tier 1/2 SOC Analyst

Location Aldershot, Hampshire, England
Salary: £43000 to £50000
Contact name: Ross Humbley

Contact email: rossh@excelerate.co.uk
Job ref: 6169
Published: 23 days ago

Are you a Tier 1/ Tier 2 SOC Analyst with commercial experience seeking your next career step? Are you seeking an opportunity to join the Cyber Security practice of a Global Leader?

Type: Permanent

Location: Aldershot, UK

Salary: Up to £40-£50k + Shift Allowance (£7k)

We partner with a managed security services organisation that prides themselves on providing the highest quality of service to the clients. Together we are looking for several Tier 2 SOC Analysts to join their team and assist in the monitoring, response and disruption of Security incidents. This is a multi faceted position that combines in depth log analysis, threat intelligence; use case development, threat hunting, stakeholder management, incident management and much more.

Responsibilities for the Tier 2 SOC Analyst will include (but are not limited to):

  • Respond to Security alerts raised in their SIEM tool

  • Proactively conduct threat hunting activities

  • Participate in Threat Intelligence

  • Provide incident and stakeholder management, investigating and documenting security incidents, and correctly identifying and resolving incidents.

Skills required for the Tier 2 SOC Analyst include (but are not limited to):

  • Experience working in a SOC or Network Security role

  • Knowledge of SIEM tools (ArcSight, Q-Radar, Splunk)

  • Experience of IDS/IPS Systems

  • The ability to work unsupervised and under pressure.

We’re keen to hear from experienced SOC Analysts, but would consider individuals who are seeking a move into this style of role and have a sound knowledge of network security.  Don’t hesitate to reach out ASAP for a confidential conversation.