Offered Salary 1000
Experience 4 Years
Full Job Description
Senior SOC Analyst
6 Month Contract
Hybrid – 3 days per week in Office (Darlington, London, Sheffield, Nottingham, Coventry, Manchester, Bristol.
SC/CTC Clearance is an essential requirement for this role, as a minimum you must be eligible and willing to undergo these checks
The Department for Education (DfE) is responsible for children’s services and education, including higher and further education policy, apprenticeships and wider skills in England. We work to provide children’s services and education to ensure opportunity is equal for all, no matter what their background or family circumstances.
As a senior SOC Analyst you will focus on
Develop Analysis processes and playbooks for generic incident types and the 20 most common incidents.
Generate and implement a triage process and Incident Management system.
Train and develop junior analysts.
Conduct detailed cyber security investigations.
Collaborate with Incident Management and Major Incident Management teams to support the remediation of security incidents
Report findings and articulate risk to DfE senior management and leadership.
Tune alerts to ensure to ensure that the total alarm load is within capacity.
Supervise and Line Manage Tier 1 and 2 analysts.
The ideal senior SOC analyst will have the following skills and experience.
Experience of working in a SOC at L3 (senior analyst) level.
Experience of working with multiple sources of threat intelligence.
Experience of using Splunk
Experience of developing playbooks
Experience of leading and mentoring
Experience of running Purple Teaming exercises
“In applying for this role you acknowledge the following; this role falls in scope of the Off Payroll Working in the Public Sector legislation. Any rates of payment quoted will reflect the gross rate per day for the assignment, and will be subject to appropriate taxes and statutory costs. As such the payment to the intermediary and your income resulting from this contract will be different.”
Please be aware that this role can only be worked within the UK and not Overseas.