To be successful in this role you will need to have worked in an operations based role for a number of years working within a SOC/NOC environment. You will have working experience of reviewing traffic & alert logs on Firewalls, IPS, IDS, Windows, Linux & DLP. You will be able to support high priority incident management and handling processes. A good working knowledge of Linux/Windows is essential.
- Able to perform risk & security assessments
- Keep your knowledge up to date with recent attack methods/characteristics
- Work with and coordinate the Help Desk, Network & other IT departments to remediate already identified risks & weak spots
- Be able to perform routine actions of analysing correlated events logs to help identify between harmful and normal activity within the network using SIEM
- Maintain records of security monitoring and incident response activities, utilising case management and ticketing
- Assign and escalate incidents to and within the SOC
This is initially a 6 month contract with scope for extension, based just outside of Manchester.
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