Are you enthusiastic about solving problems in the threat detection and security response space? Are interested in challenges within Cloud Computing space?
Does protecting over 1 billion customers and making the cyber world a better place for everyone sound exciting? If so, this may be an ideal opportunity for you.
The Microsoft Security Response Centre (MSRC) seeks motivated, experienced security professionals to join our team. As the company accelerates its transformation into a cloud-first world, there has never been a more exciting time to be part of the MSRC.
The Security Operations Center (SOC) within the MSRC is the front line that defends the customers of Microsoft's Cloud platform and online services.
Microsoft is looking for a security analyst to join its UK (Cheltenham) based SOC. The core responsibility is to perform investigations in response to security alerts, which includes digital forensics and data analytics.
Your passion for finding creative approaches for security problems will shine as you gather evidence and build a picture about what transpired during your investigations.
You will be responsible for fusing multiple sources of evidence to determine how a security incident occurred and what steps need to transpire to remediate it.
You will also be responsible for building capabilities that close information gaps, strengthen our cloud defenses and defend customers from emerging security threats.
The SOC is a fast-paced team that constantly provides new opportunities to learn and grow. This role may include the need to work outside of core hours on high priority investigations and may also include on-call responsibilities.
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Background Check Requirements :
Applicants must have the ability to meet Microsoft, customer, and / or government security screening requirements required for this role.
These requirements include, but are not limited to, the following : Microsoft Cloud Background Check : This successful candidate to pass the Microsoft Cloud background check upon hire / transfer and every two years thereafter.