Cyber Security Analyst

Manchester, England, United Kingdom

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Are you looking to expand your Cyber Security knowledge?

You enjoy being hands-on and you hold a broad range of technical knowledge, skills, and abilities. You will be able to assist with the development and continuous improvement of the security platforms within Content + Cloud and its customer environments.

As a CSOC Analyst, you will be using a variety of SIEM and security toolsets. Although the focus is on Cyber Security, knowledge and/or experience of modern IT systems and infrastructure is advantageous.

We are busy and the pace is fast, but your colleagues are always willing to lend a hand or offer an alternative view on things. Training and development are fully encouraged within the team and career mobility is fully supported when the time is right.

***This is a shift-based role, working 4on 4off, incorporating rotational night shifts***


  • Work within a multi-disciplined CSOC team identifying, owning, progressing and resolving security incidents.
  • Perform the prompt and effective triage and investigation of security events and incidents applying sound problem solving methods to determine scope, urgency, and potential impact.
  • Provide technical support for the identification and response to events or incidents of a suspicious or malicious nature, and apparent security breaches.
  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to resolve computer security incidents and vulnerability compliance.
  • Drive customer satisfaction and continuously seek to improve operational performance
  • Maintain a continuous understanding of the threat landscape with in-depth knowledge around threat actors, TTPs and vulnerabilities


  • Excellent soft skills in the form of team working, problem solving and communication.
  • A keen self-starter who can evidence excellent customer service and can collaborate effectively.
  • Demonstrable experience working with SIEM technology, preferably within a CSOC / SOC environment
  • Demonstrable technical knowledge, skills and/or experience in intrusion analysis, and network and security investigation using a variety of security tools (EDR, DLP, AV, Snort, Wireshark, TCPdump etc.).
  • Working knowledge and experience of core security and infrastructure technologies (e.g. firewall logs, network security tools, malware detonation devices, proxies, IPS/IDS)
  • Strong knowledge of understanding of multiple operating systems.


  • One or more of the following industry certifications: CEH, GCIA, GCIH, GSEC, Security+, GCTI
  • Experience in secured cloud architectures (Azure, AWS) and engineering solutions
  • Formal experience in Digital Forensics or experience using EnCase, FTK Imager or similar
  • An awareness of cyber security-related standards and regulations, for example, NIST, CIS, ISO 27001 and PCI DSS

*NB*This role requires the following National Security vetting:

National security vetting: Security Check

For more details about those requirements and to see if you are eligible, please follow this link.


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This is a remote-first hybrid role. See here for details about our C+C hybrid workstyle. #LI-Hybrid

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Tags: AWS Azure C CEH Cloud Compliance EDR Firewalls Forensics GCIA GCIH GSEC IDS IPS ISO 27001 Malware Network security NIST PCI DSS SIEM Snort SOC TTPs Vulnerabilities

Perks/benefits: Career development Team events

Region: Europe
Country: United Kingdom
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Category: Analyst Jobs

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