Lead SOC Analyst- Reading

Lead SOC Analyst- Reading

Job Title: Lead SOC Analyst- Reading
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: England
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + on-call allowance + bon + bens
Reference: HQ00104999_1569829032
Contact Name: Korina Kvadranti
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 30, 2019 08:37

Job Description

Senior SOC Analyst- Reading- up to £70,000

Offering an amazing opportunity for a Lead Senior SOC Analyst to join this innovative, market-leading information security company in their Reading office. Within this Lead Senior SOC Analyst position you will act as a SOC SME and report directly into the Head of SOC. You will work with an extensive client list and get a chance to mentor junior analysts and develop your management skills. This is a fantastic opportunity to progress and build-up your career in your wanted direction!

What will you be doing?

  • Escalation point for the most technical incidents
  • Act as a mentor to the junior analysts within the team
  • Reviewing alerts and performing analysis of log files
  • Developing SIEM rules

What are we looking for?

  • Experience working as a L3 SOC Analyst (Incident Response activities - Forensic investigations, Threat Hunting, Malware Analysis)
  • Excellent understanding of network security
  • Knowledge of SIEM tools
  • Strong communication skills and willingness to learn and progress

Salary: £55-70k + On-Call Allowance

Location: Reading

Hours: Mon-Fri, 9-5 + On-Call (Remote)

Duration: Permanent

If you are up for a new challenge and want a chance to grow your knowledge and abilities in a progression-driven environment, apply today and join my client in this amazing opportunity!

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