IT Security Analyst - SOC

Job Title IT Security Analyst - SOC
Sector Cyber Security
Location Cheltenham
Type Permanent
Salary £30000-£35000

IT Security Analyst - SOC

Hybrid working model, 2 - 3 days on site in Cheltenham

Our client, an exciting multi-national group are looking for a new IT Security Analyst that will be reporting into the Group IT Security Operations Manager. The IT Security Analyst will be responsible for providing continuous security monitoring, detect, respond and recovery activities in support of the overall security posture of the networks, systems and services.

You'll be working as part of an internal SOC team capability in collaboration their MSSP wider Business Transformation Programme, where you will:

  • Monitor computer networks and systems for security issues.
  • Investigate security breaches and other cyber security incidents.
  • Resolve detected vulnerabilities to maintain a high-security standard.
  • Monitor the group service management tool and resolve any support calls allocated.
  • Review application and system logs to proactively manage any issue.
  • Administer the corporate anti-virus, malware protection software and other associated defensive tools.
  • Assist the IT Security Compliance Manager with security compliance investigations, audits and analysis as necessary.

Experience

  • Experience in an SOC environment or has worked in in Security Operations
  • Experience of Cisco security products and management.
  • Practical experience of working within an IT Security Team.
  • Good organisational skills.
  • An understanding of Agile principles and practices.
  • Experience of SIEM technologies and their implementation.
  • Experience of collaboration with an MSSP.
  • Knowledge of service management concepts and frameworks (e.g.ITIL).



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