Security Operations Analyst - City of London

IT/Information/Cyber Security
Ref: 162 Date Posted: Monday 13 Mar 2023
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Company:           Financial Services
Location:             London / Dublin / Norwich
Reports to           Group Information Security Officer
Salary:                  Up to £75,000
The Role
This is a new opportunity to assist the Group Information Security Officer in developing and running the Security Operations function across the Group.  The opportunity exists for an experienced SOC Analyst to establish a non-traditional Security Operations Centre and enhance the Group Security function.  The role would suit someone looking to gain broader experience and development in the Information Security field.  This is a small and rapidly maturing function serving global customers across multiple legal and regulatory jurisdictions.
Core Responsibilities:
•             Collaboratively assist with design of mini-Security Operations Centre
•             Run Security Operations function
•             Apply Threat Intelligence
•             Vulnerability Assessment and Management
•             Incident Management
•             Assurance Reporting
•             Assist in building the ISO27001 ISMS
Skills and Competencies:
•             Several years’ experience of working in a Security Operations function
•             Knowledge of Threat Intelligence feeds and techniques
•             General Cyber Security, Information Security, and IT Security knowledge
o             Working Knowledge of Microsoft 365 E5 Suite
o             Working Knowledge of Microsoft Defender / Sentinel / SIEM
o             Working knowledge of Cloud Service provider Security considerations including Azure, AWS, Oracle, Salesforce etc.
•             Documentation and report writing skills
•             Meticulous attention to detail
•             Desire to progress across the broader aspects of Information Security
Professional Examinations required
Any professional Information Security / Cyber Security / IT Operations certifications is desirable but not essential.
Other skills required
•             Inventive / creative
•             Inquisitive
•             Motivated
•             Dynamic
•             Experience of working within a regulated environment
•             Experience of Supply Chain Risks and Assurance
•             Nessus or similar scanning tools experience.