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It’s been a fabulous career – I’ve had the opportunity to have different roles in different software companies focused in different vertical markets…in each case the company has been an incredible success story.
–Bret Bolin, SourceNet Solution, Ventyx, P2 Energy Solutions, Misys, and Vista Equity Partners



Vista Equity Partners employees identify investment opportunities and partner with management teams to create value across the software, data, and technology ecosystem
Vista Equity Partners offers roles for investment, operating, investor relations, and fund administration professionals interested in advancing their careers across all of our investment strategies


Vista Consulting Group employees partner with our companies to offer subject matter expertise, best practices, and cross-portfolio collaboration
Vista Consulting Group offers opportunities from entry-level generalists to tenured executives across functions of sales, marketing, operations, finance, human resources, recruiting and training, product management and development, corporate development, and more


Vista portfolio company employees deliver mission critical software, data, and technology solutions to hundreds of thousands of users around the world
Vista portfolio companies are seeking talent across all experience levels and functional expertise at numerous locations around the world, offering comprehensive training and development programs to employees looking to grow their skill set and advance their careers

Security Operations Analyst (Tier 1)

Entry Level

Advanced | Operations (Managed Services) | Slough, England

Job Summary:

The purpose of this role is monitor and investigate the SIEM security events, respond, triage and contain customer security incidents. The analyst will be responsible for the incident handling life cycle from initial response, analysis, triage, and coordination of remediation activity to closure, which includes any necessary reporting and advice to appropriate customer teams. The analyst will work on a 24 x 7 SOC shift rota (days and nights) and operate within all applicable policies, laws, and regulations. 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • 24 x 7 protective security monitoring
  • Security Incident & Event Management (SIEM) support
  • Incident response, triage, and containment 
  • Endpoint security management
  • Security tools support
  • Change management

Desired Core Technical Skills/Knowledge:

  • CompTIA Security + Certified or Equivalent
  • CompTIA Network + Certified or Equivalent
  • SolarWinds Log and Event Manager experience
  • Anti-virus / anti-malware systems (McAfee EPO, Ivanti, Symantec) experience
  • Forcepoint web filtering, DLP, email security experience
  • Experience of Microsoft technologies –  Windows Server and Workstation OS (Server 2012/16, Windows 10 etc), Active Directory, Office 365
  • Knowledge of OSI reference model and networking fundamentals
  • Cisco Firewall & Firepower (or SourceFire) IPS
  • Knowledge of ITIL (foundation level)
  • Linux/Unix Skills

Additional Skills:

  • Experience working within complex global hybrid environments.
  • Hands on experience with SolarWinds or similar SIEM technologies
  • Proven experience in security incident handling, response and remediation
  • Possess functional knowledge and administrative experience on Windows and Unix/Linux Platforms
  • Understanding of ITIL - incident management, change management, and problem management processes.
  • Wider Cyber Security exposure, technical and non-technical
  • Understanding of malware / anti-malware techniques, exploits, attack vectors and defensive / preventative measures
  • Knowledge of how firewalls, web and email gateways and IDS/IPS operate
  • Ability to understand and correlate information and events across multiple log types and sources 
  • Experience analysing computer and network threats, anomalies or APT activity
  • Experience analysing and containing phishing email attacks
  • An understanding of TCP/IP and networking technologies, packet analysis, routers etc
  • Previous security operations centre (SOC) experience is desired, but candidates from other IT backgrounds, with a passion for cyber security will also be considered