Graduate SOC Analyst

  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: Midlands
  • Salary: £25,000
  • Job Reference: R/043520

Graduate Security Analyst in the Midlands

This role is for a graduate level Security Analyst to work in our Birmingham Security Operations Centre (SOC) as part of our expansion to 24/7/365 in 2016.

The ideal candidate will have:

Technical skills:

· Thorough understanding of networking and network security

· Networking skills (preferably CCNA or from CCNA aligned course)

· Experience with Windows and *nix operating systems

· Bash scripting, Perl, python and regex experience is desirable

· Experience with relational DBs would be beneficial

· Ethical hacking skills desirable

· Experience with any of the following would be beneficial: SIEM, IDS, IPS, WAF, HIPS, DLP, Firewalls, Cisco, Juniper, NBA, VPNs, AV, DAM, AAA

Qualities:

· Highly motivated and eager to learn

· Good team working skills

· Good time management

· Amenable to work a flexible shift pattern including night shifts

· Be well spoken in English and have good written skills – they will need to engage in calls, reports and emails with clients

· Pleasant and approachable manner

· Be able to pass a security vetting process (UK SC clearance)

You will be working in our Birmingham SOC.

To be an eligible candidate you must be able to pass an SC vetting check (includes CRB and NPPV). (UK resident for 5+ years)

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