SOC Analyst

Full Time Bournemouth Dorset IT Job Pro UK

Are you looking to join a busy, fast growing, and successful Cyber Security organisation? Are you looking to further your career working within a Security Operation Centre as an Analyst? Have you worked within a SOC or similar previously? This could be the exciting opportunity you've been looking for!
We are recruiting for a Level 2 SOC Analyst with a proven experience in the field of Cyber defence, you understand attacks methods and security equipment functions. You will possess an Information Security and operational oriented mind-set. You will be comfortable with IDS – SIEM – Log Management, Vulnerability scanning technologies. This opportunity would suit a SOC Level 1 moving into a Level 2 role or an experienced Level 2 Analyst. This role is based onsite in Bournemouth so you will need to be based locally or within a commutable distance.

The Role & Responsibilities
To provide enhanced monitoring, analysis, and escalation of security incidents for the SOC-as-a-Service Managed Service customers utilising SIEM and suite of security tools. Applying technical specialist skills to provide triage to high complexity security incidents, to ensure that security incidents are dealt with efficient, appropriately, and effectively.
Reporting to the SOC Manager the SOC Level 2 Analyst is responsible for assisting with the day-to-day operations for the proactive of IT security incident tickets assigned to SOC from SIEM and other security products ensuring accuracy and efficiency in recording all information to relevant parties; other key responsibilities include the evaluation of security incident handling of tier 1 and tier 2 analysts and carrying out technical investigative work for security incidents.
Working within an established and growing team, the SOC Level 2 Analyst is first and foremost in understanding and responding to alerts and incidents. Entrusted to ensure a complete and accurate understanding is established and sent to customers in a timely manner, thus ensuring all security incidents are dealt with to the satisfaction of the customer.
The SOC Level 2 Analyst role marries both the technical aspects for Forensic Investigations with the leading of personal and team ticket work. The correct candidate will be able to perform acutely under pressure, ensuring that both their personal and team are prioritising their workload based on investigation priority and evidence availability.
Responsibilities will include:
* Ensure service excellence for all Service Delivery and Incident Response services.
* Monitor security incidents received from SIEM and other security tooling to an advanced level.
* Managed escalated security incidents, advising Security Operation Centre Manager in making evidence based decision on mitigation based on extent and severity of intrusions.
* Ensure the team respond to all customer calls and requests within target guidelines and give our customers an excellent customer experience at all times.
* Where appropriate, implement actions to protect the business and minimise non-compliance at all times.
* Carry out incident response on high complexity security incidents (P2 and P1).
* Maintain assigned ticket queue.
* Sponsor and maintain Security Operations documentation.
* Applying threat intelligence to build an awareness picture of emerging issues within the SOC.
* Contribute to Incident Response investigations working with the Incident Response team, when required.
* Conduct proactive threat research.

What are we looking for?
You will be hungry and motivated to succeed, you will take a huge amount of pride in your work, providing a high level of service to customers and helping your team where needed.
You will have previous experience of working within a SOC or similar and have a passion to work and develop within the Cyber Security industry. Ideally you will have experience of handling incidents responses for businesses and some experience of threat hunting.
You will be a good communicator and can work with customers at all levels and internal staff across different areas.
This is a full-time position working on a shift based working pattern on a 24/7 basis.
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment provider. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position
Are you looking to join a busy, fast growing, and successful Cyber Security organisation? Are you looking to further your career working within a Security Operation Centre as an Analyst? Have you worked within a SOC or similar previously? This could be the exciting opportunity you've been looking for!
We are recruiting for a Level 2 SOC Analyst with a proven experience in the field of Cyber defence, you understand attacks methods and security equipment functions. You will possess an Information Security and operational oriented mind-set. You will be comfortable with IDS – SIEM – Log Management, Vulnerability scanning technologies. This opportunity would suit a SOC Level 1 moving into a Level 2 role or an experienced Level 2 Analyst. This role is based onsite in Bournemouth so you will need to be based locally or within a commutable distance.

The Role & Responsibilities
To provide enhanced monitoring, analysis, and escalation of security incidents for the SOC-as-a-Service Managed Service customers utilising SIEM and suite of security tools. Applying technical specialist skills to provide triage to high complexity security incidents, to ensure that security incidents are dealt with efficient, appropriately, and effectively.
Reporting to the SOC Manager the SOC Level 2 Analyst is responsible for assisting with the day-to-day operations for the proactive of IT security incident tickets assigned to SOC from SIEM and other security products ensuring accuracy and efficiency in recording all information to relevant parties; other key responsibilities include the evaluation of security incident handling of tier 1 and tier 2 analysts and carrying out technical investigative work for security incidents.
Working within an established and growing team, the SOC Level 2 Analyst is first and foremost in understanding and responding to alerts and incidents. Entrusted to ensure a complete and accurate understanding is established and sent to customers in a timely manner, thus ensuring all security incidents are dealt with to the satisfaction of the customer.
The SOC Level 2 Analyst role marries both the technical aspects for Forensic Investigations with the leading of personal and team ticket work. The correct candidate will be able to perform acutely under pressure, ensuring that both their personal and team are prioritising their workload based on investigation priority and evidence availability.
Responsibilities will include:
* Ensure service excellence for all Service Delivery and Incident Response services.
* Monitor security incidents received from SIEM and other security tooling to an advanced level.
* Managed escalated security incidents, advising Security Operation Centre Manager in making evidence based decision on mitigation based on extent and severity of intrusions.
* Ensure the team respond to all customer calls and requests within target guidelines and give our customers an excellent customer experience at all times.
* Where appropriate, implement actions to protect the business and minimise non-compliance at all times.
* Carry out incident response on high complexity security incidents (P2 and P1).
* Maintain assigned ticket queue.
* Sponsor and maintain Security Operations documentation.
* Applying threat intelligence to build an awareness picture of emerging issues within the SOC.
* Contribute to Incident Response investigations working with the Incident Response team, when required.
* Conduct proactive threat research.

What are we looking for?
You will be hungry and motivated to succeed, you will take a huge amount of pride in your work, providing a high level of service to customers and helping your team where needed.
You will have previous experience of working within a SOC or similar and have a passion to work and develop within the Cyber Security industry. Ideally you will have experience of handling incidents responses for businesses and some experience of threat hunting.
You will be a good communicator and can work with customers at all levels and internal staff across different areas.
This is a full-time position working on a shift based working pattern on a 24/7 basis.
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment provider. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy

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