SOC Analyst

Job Title: SOC Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Essex, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SOC12_1533636515
Contact Name: Alex Young
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 07, 2018 11:08

Job Description

You will be engaged to work on specific IA Security projects as part of the overall IA strategy and will be heavily engaged in vulnerability management, security incident management, monitoring and remediation of security incidents, vulnerability assessments, analysis of security incident precursors, risk management, encryption and decryption, document management, secure disposal, reporting and collecting incident data and partake in all aspects of Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery (BC/DR).

Main Duties:
*Working with Anti-Virus systems
*Review and assessment of system logs
*Investigating and resolving Security Incidents
*Preparing briefs and presentations
*Day to day running of the Security Operations (SOC)
*Contributing in the production of SOC procedures and processes
*Briefing and advising the Head of IASC on aspects of incidents
*Service Tickets analysis
*Vulnerability Assessments and assisting Penetration Testing
*Perform reviews/audits of mixed Unix and Microsoft Windows environments, including network devices, databases, web services and enterprise applications
*Assist in BC/DR planning and testing

Candidate Requirements:

*CISCO IT Essentials: PC Hardware and Software
*BSc (Hons) in Mathematics, IT or a Science related subject
*Experience within a corporate IT environment
*SC or DV Cleared or ability to obtain the required security clearance
*Hands on administrative experience with major operating systems
*Ability to work unsupervised
*Experienced in monitoring, assessing and defending enterprise information systems i.e. websites, applications, databases, desktops, networks, servers and other endpoints
*Basic understanding of Cryptology

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