Senior SOC Analyst

Bridewell Consulting is a fast-growing Cyber Security and Data Privacy company. Bridewell have a strong track record for delivering complex security projects and providing excellent customer service. Bridewell have an exciting and varied portfolio of clients across Financial Services, Manufacturing, Oil & Gas, Aviation, Government and more. We assist our clients by providing a full range of security services across Information Security, Cyber Security, Technology Risk, Security Testing and Data Privacy.

Our vision is to be the UK’s leading Information Security consultancy trusted across all sectors for providing high calibre expertise and excellent customer service.

We are looking for individuals either currently working in a security operations role or have experience and knowledge within security operations and/or incident response disciplines.

The role will be to support the existing Security Operations Centre (SOC) and Managed Detection and Response (MDR) services which include providing security operations advice to internal and external stakeholders, helping design, implement, manage and enhance SOC capabilities. Researching, engineering and automating XDR, SIEM and SOAR content such as detection analytics, hunting procedures and incident response playbooks. Working with our clients at tactical, operational, and strategic levels, providing advice, guidance and supporting their own internal security teams to protect, detect, respond and recover from security incidents.

You will ensure you maintain up to date knowledge of the current threat landscape, and have a strong understanding of the people, process and technology required to deliver SOC and MDR services. You should be familiar with threat intelligence, incident response and digital forensics practices and how these contribute to the SOC.

In addition to this, you will be expected to support the Head of Cyber Defence and Security Operations in delivering services to clients, as well as being responsible for ensuring the 24-7 MDR team are operating effectively and adhering to client SLA’s and internal KPI/OKR’s.

It is expected that you will have a working knowledge of administering and using SIEM, endpoint and network security monitoring technologies, such as Azure Sentinel, LogRhythm, Splunk, Palo Alto, Defender XDR or comparable products.

Most of all we are looking for a self-motivated individual, someone who enjoys a challenge and is excited to help us build out security operations capabilities and services, whilst delivering excellent value to our customers.

Key Skills

  • Proven experience in administering and operating SIEM systems in business environments
  • Experience working within security operations, deputizing for leads and mentoring junior security analysts
  • Ability to act as a trusted advisor to clients, building and maintaining strong relationships.
  • Hands–on technical skills and comfortable writing queries for hunting and detection analytics •Experience in administering and operating SIEM and SOAR technologies in on-premise and cloud environments.
  • Strong knowledge of cybersecurity and blue team fundamentals
  • Comfortable performing event log analysis and/or network security monitoring.

Desirable Experience

  • Experience of working in an MSSP
  • Minimum of 2-3 years in cyber security including security operations experience
  • Knowledge and understanding of Cyber Kill Chains, MITRE ATT&CK and/or intrusion analysis
  • Comfortable coordinating incidents, working with responders, forensicators and business stakeholders.
  • Ability to translate technical information and distill into simple pragmatic security advice
  • Working knowledge of Azure Sentinel and/or LogRhythm

Useful but not essential

  • Familiarity with intelligence driven approaches to incident response, threat hunting and adversary emulation
  • Exposure to threat intelligence and/or digital forensics
  • GIAC or CREST certifications

Bridewell Consulting will provide a great career opportunity with continual development as well as the following;


  • Competitive Salary
  • Profit Share Scheme
  • Dedicated training budget 
  • 25 days holiday
  • Private Healthcare
  • Flexible Working


Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

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Why work for Bridewell

Bridewell have big ambitions for the future. We are rapidly growing and in order to continue our expansion, we need the right people with the right energy and values to take us there. Bridewell delivers expert and dynamic consultancy to our customers throughout the UK and across several key industry sectors.

Working for Bridewell isn’t just a job – it is a career and a life choice. We offer variety and a challenging but fun working environment. We are committed to creating a culture where employees can truly reach their potential. We are big enough to give you the opportunity to work in an experienced and highly knowledgeable team supporting our customers – but small enough for you to make a real difference.


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