Security Analyst, L2.

Reference code: REF_SAL2

Neurosoft S.A., is a leading software, networking and information security provider in financial, telecommunication, transportation, gaming and government sectors, providing solutions and services aiming to increase operating efficiency and security. Listed in the Italian Stock Exchange since 2009, currently employees 200+ highly skilled professionals with in depth expertise in their field.

We have an open vacancy for a Security Analyst position (Level 2) who will join our Information Security Services team to further support the monitoring services provided to our customers and eventually mitigate security issues on behalf of them. He/she might need to work along with a team of skilled professionals to address complex problems, when needed. The role assumes analysis in an advance level when and if needed and multiple support and development functions for the Security Operations Center.

Main Responsibilities

  • Acts as a point of escalation for Level 1 SOC security analysts in support of information security investigations to provide guidance and oversight on events analysis, incidents resolution and containment techniques
  • Coordinates with L3 Analyst/Soc Supervisor and/or Duty Manager for critical incidents
  • Communicates with clients and collects useful intelligence and evidence
  • Directs remediation / recovery efforts when needed
  • Leverages threat intelligence / opensource intelligence (OSINT) to assess potential attacks / incidents under investigation
  • Logs and documents handled incidents and actions taken and reviews closed tickets
  • Mentors Level 1 SOC Security analysts regarding risk management, information security controls, incident analysis, incident response, SIEM monitoring, and other operational tasks in support of technologies managed by the Security Operations Center.
  • Prepares Monthly Executive Summary Reports for SOC clients
  • Defines, creates, and maintains SIEM correlation rules and usecases.
  • Conducts research to keep abreast of latest security issues
  • Onboarding for New Log Sources when needed

Professional Experience & Qualifications

  • 1-2 years of previous professional experience as a Security Analyst Level 1 is mandatory while prior experience as Security Analyst Level 2 will be considered a strong plus
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Security, ICT, Networking or any other relevant field. Master’s degree in Information Security will be preferred.
  • Very good knowledge of Linux / Unix / Windows systems.
  • Solid background in:
    • Networking and associated protocols (TCP/IP, UDP, OSI model etc.)
    • Information Security (Security standards and practices, Security technologies, Security Monitoring, Penetration Testing, Incident Response, Threat landscape etc.)
    • Hands-on experience with SIEM – IBM QRadar is preferred
    • Relevant certifications: QRadar Associate Analyst, Linux+, SSCP
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with attention to detail
  • Very good organizational and time management skills
  • Good communication skills and a customer-oriented approach
  • Ability to work efficiently both within a team and independently
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Fluency both in Greek and English languages, oral and written.

We Offer

A competitive compensation package, a stable and enjoyable working environment, excellent opportunities for professional development, working on leading-edge technology and industry trends.