SOC Security Analyst
Start: September 2018
Duration: 6 -12 months
Location: Milton Keynes
** Candidates must be SC Cleared to apply **
My client is looking for a consultant who will work within the SOC, the Security Analyst will play a key role in helping to protect customer IT networks from cyber-attack. The consultant will monitor and analyse Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), Anomaly Detection Systems (ADS), Firewall event logs, and Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM) toolset event logs to identify security attacks and threats for remediation/suppression.
You must have the following skills set;
*Good skills in Incident Response and IDS Monitoring;
*Foundation of Network and Security skills;
*Fundamental knowledge of Windows, Linux and Unix.
*Understanding of attacks and the threat landscape
*Relevant security certifications including SSCP, CEH, Security, GCIH.
*Experience with SIEM or Service Desk toolsets.
*Evidence of working within SLA’s an advantage
*Previous experience working within a shift based structure as part of a 24/7/365 service delivery environment an advantage.
*Previous experience of working within a Security Operations Centre a distinct advantage
Job Reference: SOC Security Analyst_1528890726
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