Senior SOC Analyst

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GRS Recruitment are working on behalf of a growing global and well-respected Financial Technology Brand who have recently opened new offices in Limassol. This brand is searching for a Senior SOC Analyst who will report directly into the CTO based overseas. For this position we are looking for a candidate that has a passion for Cyber Security, a technical thinker and someone with a keen interested in the world of Fintech. If this sounds like the position you have been looking for, please reach out to Hayley Buckle at GRS Recruitment For more information.
  • Identify and remediate infrastructure and application vulnerabilities identified in continuous scanning and regular penetration testing exercises and assist with risk prioritization.
  • Analyse and respond to security threats from Firewall , Intrusion Detection Systems , Intrusion Prevention Systems , Antivirus, Endpoint Detection and Response , Network Detection and Response , Email Security, Cloud Security, and other security threat data sources.
  • Respond in a timely manner with thorough and concise analysis and recommended actions.
  • Assist in establishing a mature and optimized Security Operations Centre discipline to support managed security services focused on vulnerability and security information event management engagements.
  • Document actions in cases to effectively communicate information to internal and external stakeholders as well has for historical retrieval.
  • Adhere to the Companies Group policies, procedures, and security practices.
  • Resolve problems independently and understand escalation procedures.
  • Conduct scanning and monitoring activities to provide in depth visibility into potential known and unknown vulnerabilities and threats that may pose risk to the Group environments.
  • Participate in security incidents and act as the technical Subject Matter Expert during significant security incidents.
  • Utilize analytics to identify potential vulnerabilities and threats to the environment.
  • Detect, respond, mitigate, and report on cyber threats/incidents that may impact the environment.
  • Collaborate with NOC, ITOC teams on matters related to security scanning and monitoring across a global footprint.
  • Conduct operations surrounding cyber security incident response technologies including network logging and forensics, security information and event management tools, security analytics platforms, log search technologies, and host-based forensics as applicable.
  • Act as an internal information security consultant to the business and technology units, advising on risks, threats and control practices related to SOC - Assurance and Response.
  • Assist in development and knowledge sharing within the team.
  • Assist in security console tuning.
  • Perform threat hunts that target known vulnerabilities, threats and other attack vectors.
  • Educated to bachelor's degree or equivalent experience or technical certifications.
  • Financial services technology background.
  • Experience in Cyber security is a must.
  • Experience with Python, PowerShell, and API programming is a plus.
  • Security Certifications: GIAC, OSCP, CCSK, Azure, AWS, ISC2, CompTIA, ISACA, EC-Council.
  • Advanced SIEM analysis and Incident Response.
  • Solid knowledge of Cloud Security, Monitoring, Automated Incident Response, offensive security.
  • Solid Knowledge of network/endpoint forensics, malware analysis, reverse engineering.
  • Passion for information security.
  • Strong interpersonal and organization skills.
  • Experience with Vulnerability Management technologies.
  • Practical experience with TCP/IP networking.
  • Working knowledge of Routing and Access Control Devices.
  • Experience with Linux, Windows, iOS, and Network Operating Systems.
  • Experience with Endpoint and Network Detection Response technologies.
  • Experience with Cloud Security configuration best practices.
  • Desire to pursue industry related certifications: Security+, C|EH, GSEC, etc.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive at GRS Recruitment, only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.
To apply for this position, please email your CV to Hayley Buckle, quoting the above job reference or call +357 25 342 720 for further information.
Job Summary
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    14 January 2022
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