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SOC Security Analyst

Are you an ambitious SOC Analyst with an interest in Secure IT / Communications? Or a Security or Network Analyst keen to work within a SOC environment? We are seeking a SOC Security Analyst for a permanent opportunity based in Bristol

Job Description

SOC Security Analyst - Bristol
Permanent position

Are you an ambitious SOC Analyst with an interest in Secure IT / Communications?
Would you like to work with an organisation at the forefront of SIEM tech within this industry?

If so, we have the role for you.

Who are they?
A truly world-class Engineering Company, specialising in Aerospace, Defence and Security. They are the largest inward investor in the UK MOD and is currently responsible for several key Cyber Security projects across Europe.

At their Bristol-base, they are responsible for IT Security products, projects, research & development and they currently have an exciting opening for a SOC Security Analyst to assist with providing protective monitoring services capability for customer corporate networks.

What will you be doing?
As mentioned, you will be a key person in the SIEM Team in Bristol, providing protective monitoring services capability for customer corporate networks. You will work as part of a SOC shift team (Day & that analyses network, application and system log events in order to identify any potentially abnormal system behaviours and raise them as incidents for investigation.

This includes monitoring and analysis of event logs within a multiple SIEM environment using ArcSight, LogRhythm and RSA Envision and applying further analysis with available tools sets when escalated.

The organisation offers leading edge protective monitoring services and incident handling services to its customers, therefore you will be at the forefront of technology.

What do they need from you?
Clearly you'll have previous experience within Information security, or at least time spent within an associated field.

You will be a "Cyber enthusiast" and take an active interest in software systems/engineering and/or secure communications and Information systems and/or system security architecture and/or malware.

Your SIEM experience should include experience in network and systems monitoring, using tools such as ArcSight, LogRhythm and RSA Envision.

As a SOC Security Analyst, you will already have In-depth experience of some common network or security devices, such as routers, switches, hubs, firewalls.

Due to the nature of the customer, you will be fully prepared to become SC and DV cleared.

Holiday, Pension, Healthcare

Salary & location
£28,000 - £40,000pa + benefits, depending on experience.
Bristol is the core location, with occasional travel from time to time.

Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Rianna Toombs

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My role allows me to deliver professionals into exciting and challenging positions across the IT and technology sector. I also have responsibility for several major accounts within ARM and thoroughly enjoy working together with companies to find them the best talent for their business needs.