SOC Specialist

SOC Specialist

Job Title: SOC Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SCDS_1619426541
Contact Name: Jonathan Dale
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 26, 2021 09:42

Job Description

SOC Specialist - SIEM Content Development

Location - Manchester (Open to remote working from UK)

Salary - £55-60k + Bonus + Benefits

One of the fastest growing Cyber Security MDR firms in the UK are currently looking for an experienced Security Operations Centre (SOC) Specialist to join their established Cyber Defence practice.

Within this role you will be the SIEM Content Development Specialist and leader of the in-house SOC threat detection capability, enhancing and optimizing the SIEM solution, automating where possible and integrating with other EDR and SOAR tooling.

This is genuinely an incredible opportunity to join one of the fastest growing Cyber Security MDR firms in the UK and be afforded the freedom to build a best-in-class Security Monitoring & Detection capability and really take ownership of it.


  • Act as the SIEM solution Subject Matter Expert, creating advanced searches, dashboards and visualisations tailored to business/client specific needs.
  • Work closely with SOC Analysts to identify opportunities to automate where possible, eliminate false positives and streamline investigation processes.
  • Act as a technical mentor and escalation point to the more junior members of the SOC.


  • 3-5 years' experience working with different SIEM technologies in an Engineering / Content Development capacity.
  • Proven experience creating complex dashboards and developing automated searches using different scripting languages.
  • Experience working in public cloud environments (Azure preferred, not essential)

If you're an experienced SIEM Security Specialist and looking to take ownership of the Monitoring and Detection capability for one of the fastest growing Cyber Security MDR firms in the UK, then click apply and we can set up a call.

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