SOC Analyst

Ref Number

924

Type

Permanent

Location

Hertfordshire, UK

Clearance

SC eligible

Salary

Competitive

Our client a market leading international organisation are looking to recruit a Security Analyst, to join their Hertfordshire team & to be responsible for delegated Security Activity within the account/Programme.

The successful candidate will be required to manage & monitor adherence to our client and their customer security policies, procedures and guidelines across the account or programme. The Security Analyst will also be required to support and potentially deputise for the Operational Security Manager as requested.

Role Requirements

Responsibilities

IT Health Check Management including Penetration Testing

Undertake cryptographic assets management

Threat & Intelligence Management (e.g GovCERT alerts)

Security Monitoring & Incident Response

Manage compliance to contractual requirements including ISO / IEC 27001, PCI / DSS, Codes of Connection, ISAE 3402

Monitor Risk Management controls

Undertaking Physical Assessments (both internal and external)

Approve physical & access control requests

Approve patches, AV planning & review IMSL compliance report

Support Vetting & liaise with Government Security Vetting administration team

Support Security Improvement Process

Provide Security expertise for BCM

Liaison with subject matter experts & special interest groups

Manage offshore security integration meetings

Support design, implementation and maintenance of the Risk & Security policies, procedures & standards in line with the Clients requirements

Essential Skills

Security Operations & Incident Handling experience

IT Security Architecture exposure

Previous Pen testing experience

A keen interest in threat intelligence desirable

Security certification desirable (e.g.CISSP, CISA,CITP)

Knowledge of IT Security Management, Policies, Procedures, Standards & Guidelines

Conversant with security best practices (including ISO27001) & relevant security legislation

Strong Communication & interpersonal skills

Would you like to be considered for this role?