Tech & Digital

Lead SOC Analyst

Role: Lead SOC Analyst,

Salary: £50,000 - 70,000

Location: Basingstoke

Job Type: Hybrid

Your Role as a Lead SOC Analyst:

You will play a pivotal role within the SOC operations. Working as right hand to UK SOC manager, you will have responsibility for onboarding new customers, responding to incidents, acting as an escalation point and helping to maintain and improve best practice and operational efficiency.

You will be supported in your role with extensive training allowing you to develop your own career.

Responsibilities Include but not limited to...


  • Supervise and mentor junior SOC analysts in support of their professional development
  • Creation of incident response playbooks (SOAR)
  • Design and implementation of detection scenarios/use-cases.


  • Senior escalation point during incident investigation and response
  • Build hypothesis.
  • Lead Threat Hunting activities
  • Review Vulnerability Management reports
  • Provide analyst insight.


  • Delivery of investigation reports, including response plans and continual improvement steps
  • Provide feedback based on incidents and external threat sources.
  • Improve detection and capabilities within the SOC.

Requirements include:

  • 3+ years' experience working within a Security Operations Centre (SOC) as a L2/L3 security analyst to resolve security incidents using a range of tools
  • Expert Knowledge of SOAR - including automation and integrations.
  • Expert Knowledge of SIEMs - including incident investigation and custom detection rules.
  • Good Knowledge of EDR/XDR - including incident investigation and custom detection rules.
  • Good Knowledge of VM - including analysis and prioritisation.
  • Foundational Knowledge of CTI - including build and value within a SOC environment.

This is an amazing opportunity to lead a growing team of SOC specialists. If you are interested and would like to discuss this further, please send your updated CV and I will contact you.


Contact: 01172840468