Apply Now
Back To Digital & Tech Jobs

SOC Engineer


Thank you for your application for SOC Engineer. You will receive an email with confirmation of your application. Good luck!

Connect with the recruiter managing this role


Rate £600 - £700

Recruiter Managing This Role

Role: SOC Engineer
Client: Defence
Contract Length: ASAP until 30/01/26
Location: Corsham- The successful candidate will need to work Monday to Friday
IR35: In Scope
Pay Rate £700 UMB
Security Clearance: DV – Sole UK National (no flex needs to also be active)

As a SOC Engineer your main responsibilities will be:

  • To support the transition of a SOC with expert security guidance and application of best practices.
  • Providing strategic level advice to senior management regarding incident response, monitoring, logging and analysis of all relevant systems and processes.
  • Leading the development, communication and continuous improvement of the cyber incident response plan Identification of and planning for the required levels of cyber investment within the CSOC to include governance, tooling and staffing.
  • Defining and continuous development of a use case-driven logging, monitoring and response capability to ensure responsiveness and resilience to cyber security threats.
  • Defining the cyber security operations strategy in coordination with senior business and external stakeholders, this includes the management of the Cyber Security Operations Centre (CSOC) and processes in accordance with the threat posture and government direction.


  • Advanced industry standard SOC Security qualifications (SANS, ISC2, etc.).
  • Proven Tier 3 SOC Engineering experience (2 years)
  • Demonstrable experience working with SIEM technology and SIEM engineering (including tool configuration) i.e. within an enterprise SOC.
  • Experience in creation of use-cases, analytics and playbooks.
  • An understanding of cloud technologies.
  • Perform triage of security events; determine scope, priority and impact, and make recommendations that enable expeditious remediation.
  • Conduct real-time management of security incidents from detection to resolution.
  • Degree level qualification; preferably in technical, engineering or computing subject
Back To SOC Engineer Job Description

Application For SOC Engineer