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Senior SOC Analyst - PERM

Job Title: Senior SOC Analyst - PERM
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire
Salary: Up to £44000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: FJS - P - NP - snrsA_1559224101
Contact Name: Nancy Pottinger
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Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Senior SOC Analyst - PERMANENT

Location: Basingstoke

The SOC Analyst is responsible for monitoring, detecting, reporting, auditing and escalation of events captured via the organization's security products, network devices, end-user devices, and systems.

This function is performed five days a week, Monday to Friday between the hours 08:30 - 17:00 each day.

On a daily basis, you will be part of a team analysing and working towards the prevention of cybersecurity incidents through the following proactive measures:-

  • Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM)
  • Holistic Network, Server and Endpoint Forensics
  • Proactive Vulnerability Intelligence
  • Holistic Multi-Vector Machine Analytics
  • Countermeasure deployment coordination and incident response
  • Compliance orientated monitoring
  • Response and Learning from prior security incidents using preventive control

The ideal candidate is willing to submit an application for Orange and will have at least 2 years' experience in a similar role with a strong understanding of the following:

  • TCP/IP Protocols (Desirable)
  • Wireshark Packet Analysis (Desirable)
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • LogRhythm SIEM (Desirable)
  • Incident Management processes
  • Vulnerability/Patch Management processes
  • DNS, DHCP, Routing
  • Cisco ASA Firewalls (Desirable)

Candidates must be willing to undergo Security clearance prior to starting.

The Company

A leading global IT services organisation with 10,000 employees and annual revenue of nearly £2 billion in the UK alone. Projects delivered for private, Government, International and Defence customers are some of the largest and most technically innovative solutions found in the world. Their business is rapidly expanding to meet current and future commitments due to numerous exciting programmes currently being developed. These solutions will use the latest technology to resolve some of the most complex requirements for a challenging group of customers.

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