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SOC Analyst (IT Security) at The Hut Group
Manchester, GB

DESCRIPTION

THG aims to be the World’s leading Online Health & Beauty Destination. We are currently the UK’s leading multi-website online retailer with rapidly growing global operations and a unique proprietary technology platform. With over 16 million customers worldwide and 400 million visits to our sites annually, we understand the importance of reliable technology and a data-driven expertise.

Our software is the core of our business and enables the company to continue to grow and thrive. The Group’s industry leading and proprietary technology platform powers its own consumer sites plus global media partners and brand owners, including: Unilever, Nintendo and the Daily Mail Group. We develop all of our own applications in-house with our Development Delivery Teams. In order to enable our Delivery Teams to continue to achieve, we are always looking for bright and intellectual people who are happy to push boundaries and really challenge the status quo.

Led by world-class technologists with a diverse range of backgrounds ranging from Silicon Valley tech giants (Google, Amazon) through to Hedge funds and Algorithmic Trading Firms. You will be surrounded by highly intellectual and passionate colleagues, all with the common goal to help us grow this business globally, fast.

REQUIREMENTS

Information Security is crucial to our business and at the heart of our information security function is the SOC. You will be part of a diverse and riven team tasked with protecting, monitoring and responding to security incidents.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform detail analysis of events during the incident process, combining sound analytical skills with advanced knowledge of IT Security and Network Threats.
  • Investigate incidents using SIEM technology, packet captures, reports, data visualization, pattern analysis
  • Provide subject matter expertise to colleagues and projects outside of SOC.
  • Provide protective monitoring of managed infrastructure using SIEM tools.
  • Participate and actively drive knowledge sharing with other Analysts, writing technical articles for Internal Knowledge Bases.
  • Drive operational quality, taking responsibility for SOC performance in assigned areas.
  • Identify opportunities to increase the effectiveness and efficiency of the SOC toolset, minimising cyber security risk and impacts
  • An active interest in Internet Security, incident detection, network and systems security.
  • Attributes:

    • Candidates for the role should be self-motivated, logical thinking problem solver who is flexible and adaptive to a very busy work environment
    • You’ll need to be organised, have an inquisitive nature but with a positive attitude and be eager to learn.
    • This is a great opportunity to develop the skills needed to progress in the Information Security field


    Other desirables:

    • No required certifications however the following would stand you in good stead; GCIA, GCIH, Comp
    • Bachelor’s degree in an associated field such as Computing, Networking, Information Security
    • Experience or an interest in SIEM, Log analysis, Incident Response and Digital Forensics.
    • Knowledge of key security considerations and technologies such as firewalls, web proxy, DLP, Antivirus etc.
    • knowledge of networking technologies would be a great addition



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