SOC Analyst

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Job Description: 
Location: Bangalore/Kochi
Experience: 3 to 5 years
Key Responsibilities
  • Ensure SIEM and underlying security architecture and solutions correctly operate within the stipulated SLA
  • Perform ongoing monitoring and threat analysis, Analyzes logs/traffic
  • Assesses threat and vulnerability information from all sources (both internal and external) and promptly applies applicable mitigation techniques initiating indications and warnings
  • Provide Level 2 Support in resolving alerts generated by complex network, endpoint, and log analysis platforms
  • Engage with product support to troubleshoot and resolve issues
  • Performing periodic Vulnerability Assessment activities using automated as well as manual tools
  • Result collation and analysis
  • Create detailed security scan report for each scan performed
  • Assignment of risk rating for each vulnerability
  • Detailed technical remediation steps of identified vulnerabilities
Key Skills
  • The key responsibilities of the position include:
  • Sound knowledge of configuration and operation of SIEM Solutions (AlienVault, Splunk ES, LogRhythm).
  • Knowledge of configuration and operation of Security Solutions including, Firewalls, IDS, Internet Filters, DLP, Vulnerability Scanners, Anti Malware Solutions Etc.
  • Ability to analyze malicious attacks/incidents.
  • Ability to determine false positives.
  • Ability to effectively communicate security issues and concepts
  • Knowledge of configuration and operation of VA/PT Solutions (Nessus, Metasploit, QualysGuard, Nexpose).
  • Knowledge on OWASP Top 10, SANS Top 25
  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP and basic networking concepts
Preferred Certifications 
  • SIEM (Splunk, LogRhythm or AlienVault) Certification
  • GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)