Our client is looking for a former Service man or woman with an enthusiasm and interest in Information Security to take on the role of SOC Analyst. As part of the Security Operations Centre team, you will monitor computer security events and are the first line of defence in protecting information systems from internal and external threats.
Multinational information technology company with operations in over 170 countries.
Monitoring of security events received through alerts from SIEM or other security tools
Review alerts raised by end users
Performing Level 1 triage of incoming issues (initial assessing the priority of the event, initial determination of incident to resolve risk and damage or appropriate routing of security or privacy data request)
Monitoring of alert and downstream dependencies health
Provide limited incident response to end users for low complexity security incidents
Notifying appropriate contact for security events and response training
Experienced in the areas of networking, client/server technologies, and log file analysis
Strong multitasking capabilities and be able to evaluate threats, vulnerabilities.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Process and procedure consistency
General network knowledge, TCP/IP Troubleshooting
Ability to trace down an endpoint on the network based on ticket information
Familiarity with system log information and what it means
Understanding of common network services (web, mail, DNS, authentication)
Knowledge of host-based firewalls, Anti-Malware, HIDS
General Desktop OS and Server OS knowledge
Qualifications, and Certifications
Computer Forensic Investigation – Windows In-Depth