We are looking for a Senior Specialist in Information Security who is responsible for vulnerability assessment and penetration test. On a day-to-day basis, the Security Specialist will work in a 24x7 Security Operations Center, performing real-time monitoring security events, triage, analysis and escalation to the next level.
This role works in a 24x7 Security Operations Center on rotating shift.
Monitoring, triage, analysis/investigation and escalation of real time security eventsProviding recommendations to improve security monitoring and our cyber defencesPreparing regular security reports/dashboards to measure the effectiveness of controls in placePerforming vulnerability assessments/penetration tests (VAPT) and ensure that the identified security weaknesses are remediated in a timely mannerEnsuring that the security operation manuals, playbooks and documentation are updatedImplementing and maintaining security infrastructure/tools such as IPS, SIEM, vulnerability management, forensics tools etcAny ad hoc duties required.
The ideal candidate should possess
Degree in IT/Information Security or Cyber Security related qualification with at least 5 years of working experience in Information Security or Cyber Security.Hands-on experience in Unix/Linux and Windows administration, Security Information Event Management (SIEM), Breach Detection and Network Forensics systemsExperience working in a 24 x 7 Security Operations CenterPrior experience handling vulnerability assessment and remediationStrong technical background in Security Information Event Management System (SIEM), Vulnerability Management, Firewalls, Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS) and Breach Detection systemsStrong technical background in vulnerability assessment and penetration testing toolStrong ability to understand and analyse log and network packet dataStrong foundation in security threats and countermeasuresAnalytical problem solving and troubleshooting skillsEffective time management, communication and organisational skillsAbility to work under pressure and meet the given deadlinesTeam player and ability to work independently with minimal supervision.