SOC Analyst

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Berkshire, UK





Are you looking for the next step in your career? Are you looking to work with some of the most talented Cyber Security staff around?

My client, a leading consultancy based in the Reading area are seeking a SOC Analyst to join their provision, monitoring an exciting mix of government and private sector businesses. They have a tight knit team and are looking to add more value to their clients by bringing in more analysts to support more demands. The client invests heavily in their staff, and are happy to offer advancement, training and incentives depending on the individual interests. This is a permanent role and they are looking to appoint as soon as possible.

Role Requirements


Offer monitoring to client accounts, investigating all SIEM alerts

Follow the defined process and escalate alerts appropriately both internally and to the client

Build an understanding of the threats to clients, and how different incidents correlate together

Work with the engineering team to ensure the environment is working to the optimum by offering tuning advice

Work on a 4-on-3-off-3-on-4-off shift pattern (shift allowance included

Essential Skills

Wide understanding of SIEM technologies

Ideally exposure to tuning SIEM, IDS, IPS, CASB and other tools

Understanding of using the Cyber Kill Chain, Diamond Model

Experience gathering threat intel on the most recent threat landscape

Linux or Windows admin experience

Scripting experience such as Bash, CSH, KSH, Python

Would you like to be considered for this role?