Cyber Security Analyst / SOC Analyst
Cyber Security Analyst / SOC Analyst - GBP45k + Benefits Package. Central London. Permanent. T6/MN/18060.
Rapidly growing MSP is seeking to secure a Cyber Security Analyst to provide Cyber Security operational tasks for 3 key clients.
- The Cyber Security Analyst will be responsible for developing a Cyber Security monitoring framework using Azure Sentinel and monitoring security events/alerts/incidents and closing or escalating those as necessary.
- Rapidly identify, categorize, prioritize and Triage Incidents as the initial step for the enterprise using all available clients log and intelligence sources to include but not limited to - Firewalls / Systems & Network Devices / Web Proxies / Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems / Data Loss Prevention / Antivirus Systems.
- Conduct research and document Alerts/Events of interest within the scope of IT Security.
- Develop a proactive security roadmap in-line with Microsoft Secure Score metrics for our clients.
- Conduct regular security review meetings, virtually, with key clients.
- Manage event and information intake to include gathering intelligence reports, monitoring ticket queues, investigating reported incidents, and interacting with other security and network groups as necessary.
- Serve as subject matter experts on incident detection and analysis techniques providing guidance to junior analysts and making recommendations to organizational managers.
- Current knowledge of technology capabilities and trends; types, and techniques of cyber attacks in the wild.
Technical Skills / Experience Required:
Minimum 3 years' experience with Microsoft products and good technical understanding of the following:-
- Microsoft App security
- Azure Sentinel
- Microsoft 365
- Azure AD
- M365 Secure Score
- Microsoft Defender
- Good understanding of Cyber Security methodologies
- Good team player, self-confident, motivated, and independent
- Ability to multi-task with a calm demeanour and work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
- Excellent communication skills
- Azure Security Centre
- Microsoft Intune
- Any M365 Exams would be preferred although not necessarily required
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