Senior SOC Analyst

Location: Scotland
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Technology | Professional Services
Reference: BH-1758-1
Salary: £350000 - £380000 per annum
Job Published: February 19, 2021 14:27
SOC ANALYST - Edinburgh - £35-4k base + Package
Our client, a market leading Financial Services organisation are looking for an experienced IT Security Analyst to join their high calibre team in Edinburgh.
This is a business critical role, responsible for Threat Intelligence, Threat Hunting, Incident response and mitigation. You will operate within the business’ enterprise Service Operations Centre.
To be considered for the opportunity you must have the following experience:
  • CISSP / ISC2. CEH certified
  • Infrastructure security monitoring
  • Supporting activities in the SOC ranging from Threat Hunts, to Red Team Operations and Intelligence gathering tasks
  • Will consider those with Incident response / analyst background
  • SANS / CEH / Security + certfications ideal
  • Knowledge of common security assessment frameworks such as NIST, HITRUST, COBIT
  • Experience of working in an enterprise SOC
  • Financial Services experience
  • Strong communication & stakeholder skills
This is an excellent opportunity for an IT Security expert to join a Global Financial Services organisation, renowned for their substantial and continued investment into IT Security.
You will be monitoring and analysing network traffic, detection systems, investigating into security breaches and supporting all activities in the SOC.
Successful candidates will be CISSP Certified and have proven experience working within the Financial Services, this includes previously working in an enterprise SOC, either in house or as part of an MSP.
This role is paying up to £38k base with an excellent package attached - This role will be starting remotely then based in Edinburgh flexibly.