Senior SOC Analyst
Up to £60,000
My client is looking for an experienced Senior SOC Analyst to join a innovation hub in Salford as it begins its journey through a period of exciting growth and change.
The company provices innovation support for individuals, freelancers, start-ups, and SMEs through to established businesses. With labs, R&D and prototyping environments, affordable workspace, specialist advice, technology training and social spaces to connect and collaborate, you can expect to be working with a community of innovators in data science, AI, gaming, and immersive technologies.
We are seeking to appoint a Senior SOC Analyst to come and help build the new SOC function and support their client base.
Support the SOC Manager in the day to day running of the SOC.
Monitor and respond to triaged security incidents/alerts managing them until resolution.
Support the SOC Manager in the training and supervision of junior team members.
Development of SOC playbooks, procedures, processes and use cases.
Configuration and fine tuning of SIEM and other security tooling.
Review client security reports and produce remediation recommendations.
Compile and scope out Penetration Test proposals
Occasionally deputizing for SOC Manager (career development opportunities).
The Ideal Candidate
Extensive experience working in a SOC environment (preferably as a MSSP).
Experience using SIEM (Azure Sentinel is advantageous but not essential).
Experience using SOAR and automation.
In depth knowledge of incident response procedures.
Threat hunting experience.
Knowledge of current security frameworks such as Mitre ATT&CK, Cyber Essentials, ISO 27001.
Any relevant cyber security certifications – CISSP, CompTIA CySA+, OSCP.
Hard working, ambitious, great problem solver and team player.
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
Comfortable with client liaison and occasional pre-sales.
This Senior SOC Analyst vacancy is being handled by Langham Recruitment Ltd. Langham Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency and is registered in England and Wales (reg (phone number removed))