Security Operations Analyst (Home / York)

Security Operations Analyst (Home / York)

  • Location

    Home Based

  • Sector:

    Information & Technology

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  • Salary:

    £18000 - £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Colin McNeil

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8975

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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As a technology service provider, our client is recognised for playing a fundamental role in transforming customer experience to accelerate growth. Their IT security business plays a key part in everything they do and an exciting opportunity has arisen to join their dynamic team, working as a Security Operations Analyst.

Key responsibilities

As a Security Operations Analyst within the SOC, you will contribute to operational, technical and delivery tasks. You will be exposed to the work undertaken by a range of subject matter experts, helping to develop broad knowledge within Engineering and Threat Detection as well as Customer Delivery exercises. Your responsibilities will also include:

• Produce Customer Security Reports to a high standard
• Incident management / escalation
• SIEM Administration & Alert management (QRadar; SOAR - Demisto)
• Data and log Management
• Executing security tools of different types (Scanners; Detection etc.)

What experience you’ll bring

• SOC experience or knowledge of SOC fundamentals
• Drive to acquire certifications
• IT & Security Infrastructure awareness (Firewalls; IDS/IPS; EDR)
• Security Operations - Apprentice or university experience
• Self starter who invests in their own personal development 
• Highly organised
• Excellent communication and rapport building


• SC Level security clearance

Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis (outside IR35 Determination). Agency PAYE and Umbrella engagement models are also available, which will result in a different pay rate than advertised above.
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