SOC Analysts

SOC Analysts

Job Title: SOC Analysts
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Botley, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896600_1579688371
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2020 10:19

Job Description

To work within the Security Operations Centre (SOC) as an Analyst with a responsibility to identify, notify and respond to security threats across the large and distributed IT estate To carry out forensic analysis on IT systems and work with various resolver groups to ensure the timely mitigation of security incidents. To work on both Commercial and HMG environments to the policies set by the Information Assurance team.

As part of your role you will be responsible for:

*Analysis of security events and escalation as required
*Writing IDS/IPS signatures
*Creating SIEM rules for alerting
*Analysis of network traffic
*Analysis of log data
*Analysis of malicious code such as Javascript or VBA macros
*Analysis of emails

You will have the following experience
*SOC or cyber security analysis experience
*Knowledge of multiple operating systems and applicable system administration skills (Windows, Linux).
*Host based forensics
*Experience using Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tools
*Detailed understanding of TCP/IP.
*Experience with malware analysis and sandboxing
*Experience with network packet capture tools such as tcpdump and wireshark
*Experience with hacking/penetration testing software
*Excellent understanding of commonly used Internet protocols such as SMTP, HTTP, and DNS.
*Experience of coding in any of the following languages: Javascrips, Python, Perl, PHP, Powershell, Bash, C# / VB .Net
*Experience with SQL and or defining database schemas
*Experience in writing Yara or ClamAV signatures

Title: SOC Analyst - Senior and non-senior roles
Pay Rate and Bens: Attractive
Location: Hampshire
Key Skills: Javascript, Python, Perl, PHP, Powershell, Bash, C# / VB .Net, Programming, Ethical Hacking, Software, Cyber, IT

If you are a good match, then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. 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 is a permanent role

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