We are recruiting for a SOC Analyst to join our Information and Cyber Security team in Manchester. The ICS team are responsible for identifying and mitigating the major cyber security risks for the firm and ensure compliance against specific regulatory and best practice standards. You will be working closely with the technical teams and in line with our ISO27001, PCI-DSS, and CE+ certification, regulatory, and client requirements.  

This is a hands-on position and candidates must have strong experience of working in an information or cyber security role. The candidate will be well versed in incident response, intrusion methods (mitre attack framework), network monitoring and vulnerability management and remediation. 

The SOC Analyst will be responsible for triage, detection, and investigating potential security threats and resolution. The SOC analyst will also be required to help implement security measures and test new security tooling when required by the business.


Your Role

The SOC Analyst will be responsible for identifying the source of the attack, understanding how the attack was executed, and working with our technical teams to proactively prevent additional security breaches.   

As a SOC Analyst your day to day remit includes:

  • Monitor network traffic
  • Prevent unauthorized access to the network
  • Monitoring security infrastructure, identifying and reporting real time attacks and vulnerabilities on the network.
  • Identification of incidents and subsequent analysis and investigation to determine their severity and the response required.
  • Ensure that incidents are correctly reported and documented in accordance with government policy and procedures.
  • Be prepared to provide a technical escalation point during security incidents, establishing the extent of an attack, the business impacts, and advising on how best to contain the incident along with advice on systems hardening and mitigation measures to prevent a reoccurrence.
  • Maintain a keen understanding of evolving threats and vulnerabilities to ensure the security of the network.
  • As required update SOC documentation, processes and procedures and ensure currency.


Your Skills and Experience

  • Strong experience using anti-malware tooling.
  • Strong experience using DLP.
  • Identifying and reporting vulnerability’s through to completion and remediation (Tenable.io) (PenTest reports).
  • Experience using network detection tooling.
  • SIEM experience ideally Microsoft Sentinel, incident automation and data ingestion.
  • Exposure to Microsoft security tooling E5, Azure Information protection, Insider Threat, Cloudapp Security, MDM Intune)
  • Awareness around regulations such as PCI DSS, ISO27001, CE+
  • Awareness in cyber security trends and attacks through extra learning (conferences, online articles).
  • The ability to analyse threat intelligence and turn this into actionable content.
  • Experience in image hardening (attack surface reduction rules or CIS benchmarks.
  • Phishing email incidents and investigations.


Your Team

TLT is known for the way we set new expectations and push the boundaries, but this can never compromise our firm, reputation or clients. The Risk team are there to make sure we are compliant with all our obligations in areas such as Data Protection, SRA and FCA regulation as well as protecting our clients and people. The Risk team includes both experienced lawyers and technical specialists who address an extensive range of regulatory and ethical requirements, thinking both commercially and practically to make sure we remain compliant and true to our values.


About TLT

Fast paced, fast growing and forward thinking, TLT is the law firm that helps clients stay one step ahead, and we do the same for our people.

We work with high profile clients in innovative sectors. With local, national and international reach, we have over 1,200 people in offices across the UK and a network of partner firms across Europe, India and the US. In 2021 we were named The Lawyer’s Law Firm of the Year, recognising our incredible success story.

Our purpose is to protect, prepare and progress our clients for what comes next and it’s essential that we do the same for our people, our planet and our communities too. In our open and collaborative culture, we encourage everyone to be their whole self, to have a voice and to contribute.


Our Benefits

We value our employees highly and we want you to feel valued. You’ll receive a competitive salary with an annual pay review. You will also have access to an extensive range of benefits via our flexible benefits scheme including 25 days holiday (which will increase to 30 days based upon length of service) and private medical insurance.

At TLT we have a progressive fully flexible working approach. We empower our people to work in a place and at a time that meets their needs, those of their clients and of the wider team and firm. Part of this agile approach is a focus on hybrid working and supporting the work/life balance of our people.

TLT is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive working environment and encourages applications from all suitably qualified people, regardless of any of the characteristics protected by the laws in the locations in which we operate.

We welcome applications from people with disabilities and are committed to providing reasonable adjustments, where necessary, to make interviews and jobs more accessible. Should you have any difficulty during the recruitment process, require any reasonable adjustments or an application to Access to work please contact the recruitment team on Recruitment.Operations@TLTsolicitors.com

Business professionals
Competitive rate
Published Date
Thursday 22 September 2022
Closing Date
Thursday 22 December 2022
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