Security Analyst



An overview of the role

Capgemini provides security services to a UK headquartered global company, as part of these services we operate a 24*7*365 SOC solely dedicated to this customer.

The role is a security analyst as a member of the SOC team based at the client site and you will be focused on the analysis and triage of alerts using a range of security tools.  
Your primary responsibility is ensuring the security and integrity of our client’s IT infrastructures and protecting their information systems across their global IT estate. This will be achieved by taking ownership of and providing end to end resolution of incidents, including detection, triage, malware analysis and remediation as required.

For some larger or more complex incidents you will provide initial investigation and triage but also provide support to incident response teams and senior management over the longer term.
In addition, you will also work with colleagues outside the SOC to provide feedback to assist with the maintenance and tuning of the security tooling and to provide support for reporting to the customer.

You will gain experience in the range of security issues and attacks faced by global organisations as well as the use of leading security tools across a large estate.

If you excel at the role then there are options to move to a shift lead position, then either other areas of this contract or into the wider Capgemini organisation.
Training is provided both via internal training and external training and certification.

Shift Pattern – 12hour day shifts, 4 day shifts, 4 days off, 4 night shifts, 4 days off.
You must be SC Clearable to be considered for this role. 

Your profile

Understanding of:
Security threats and compromise methods
Microsoft server and client technologies
Common network technologies
Defensive security tools.

Practical knowledge is IDP/ISD systems, EDR solutions.
Previous experience of SIEM platforms.
Working in an IT outsource environment
Working in an IT support/service desk environment
Knowledge of Linux/Unix operation systems
Knowledge of offensive security tools such as Metasploit


Personal Qualities:
Your will have good interpersonal skills both written, and verbal and will be comfortable interacting with a range of customer staff from C-level down.
You will thrive on working as part of a small, specialist team and be happy to work as both part of the team but also individually when required.
You will be methodical in both the investigation and documentation of investigations.


Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. We are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best people to deliver innovative, world-class solutions for our clients. We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us. Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.

About Capgemini

Capgemini is a global leader in consulting, digital transformation, technology and engineering services. The Group is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients’ opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year+ heritage and deep industry-specific expertise, Capgemini enables organisations to realise their business ambitions through an array of services from strategy to operations. Capgemini is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. Today, it is a multicultural company of 270,000 team members in almost 50 countries. With Altran, the Group reported 2019 combined revenues of €17billion.



Posted on:

December 3, 2021

Experience level:

Experienced Professional

Contract type:

Fixed Term Contract


East Midlands

Business units:

Cloud Infrastructure Services.


Cyber Security