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SOC Analyst

Posted 24 days ago by Acorn
Location Corsham, Wiltshire Job Type Contract
Salary £380.00 - £500.00 per day Sector IT & Telecoms

Join a leading international aerospace company as a SOC Security Analyst in Corsham, Wiltshere. This opportunity enables you to work as a SOC Analyst for this great company on 2 different working hour patterns.
You will be required to ensure that all events of interest, exceptions and incidents are responded to in accordance with established SOC work instructions and recommend actions after this.
Responsibilities:
  • Provide log analysis to support SOC services, also carrying out minor tool maintenance as directed by SOC lead engineers
  • Produce reports post incident reports whenever required to do so
  • Complete analysis/correlation of 'Events of Interest' to identify incidents


Qualifications and Skills:
  • SIEM - ArcSight Analyst
  • Firewall/ CISO ASA
  • TCP/ IP Fundamentals
  • ITIL Fundamentals or equivalent
  • COMPTIA Security/ Network or equivalent
  • Wireshark Packet Analysis
  • SANS SEC401: Security Essentials or equivalent
  • SANS SEC503: Intrusion Detection in-depth or equivalent
  • SANS SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits and Incident Handling or equivalent


Desirable:
  • SANS SEC401: Security Essentials
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate CCNA
  • FIAHMG - Fundamentals of Information Assurance in HMG (leading to CCP)
  • CREST (Registered Intrusion Analyst) (CRIA)
  • SANS SEC501: Advanced Security Essentials


Benefits:
  • £380-£500 per day
  • Choice of shifts: Monday - Friday between 8am-5pm 37 hours Flexi or 41.13 hours avg Week. Based on 12 hours, Days and Nights rotation with 2 free weekends per month

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