Junior Security / SOC Analyst - Financial Services - 6 months contract - Market rates - London

£400/d - Cyber Security
Ref: 1548 Date Posted: Wednesday 24 Nov 2021
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SOC - SIEM - Threat and Vulnerability Management - Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems IDS/IPS - EDR - Anti-Virus

My client, a financial services company based in London is looking for a Security Analyst to join their Security team on a contract basis.

The Security specialist will work around SIEM components and perform vulnerability checks of the company’s network and applications. The engineer will monitor the Anti-Virus, Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems. The candidate will work closely with the security team and infrastructure operations teams.

This position may require providing on-call support for out-of-hours escalation and the candidate needs to be able to work on Shift patterns.

The role

  • Troubleshooting and supporting SIEM components
  • Manage Anti-Virus and Endpoint Detection and Response 
  • Monitoring security tickets and respond to all SOC service requests
  • Use of forensic tools and investigative methods  
  • Managing Firewalls and network monitoring tools

Essential Skills

  • Working knowledge of Security Operations processes and tools
  • 3 years + of Cyber Security experience  
  • Demonstrable experience working in a SOC environment
  • Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems
  • Linux experience will be beneficial
  • Exposure to network security 
  • Financial Services experience will be preferred
  • Ability to work on shift patterns

SOC - SIEM - Threat and Vulnerability Management - Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems IDS/IPS - EDR - Anti-Virus

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