IBM

Security Operations Center (SOC) Tier 2 Analyst

IBM

June 10, 2021

Introduction
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Your Role and Responsibilities
We are looking for a SOC Tier 2 Analyst to support our Security Services team. As a SOC Tier 2 Analyst you will be responsible for monitoring, triage, communication of security incidents for the client. Analysts will use SIEM technology to investigate alerts that are escalated from Tier 1, the client, or from intelligence sources. Furthermore, the SOC Tier 2 Analyst may be required to both monitor and utilize third party toolsets to assist with the identification of security threats, apply various techniques to identify and track cyber threats and analyze various data sources related to security events. The IBM Tier 2 Analyst will communicate with the security team, architects, managers and clients on a regular basis through various methods to ensure operational awareness.
Main tasks and responsibilities will include:
  • Determine if the security alert should be classified as a security incident
  • Analysis method of attack or threat
  • Analysis of actor or object of the attack or threat
  • Analysis of known targets and purpose of the attack or threat
  • Impact analysis of the attack or threat both in terms of kill chain stage and risk magnitude
  • Incident handling support
  • Use case/rule tuning recommendations
  • Testing and maintenance of response procedures
  • Participate in lessons learned workshops

Additional benefits:
  • Internal and external training and certifications
  • Upskilling programs, wide possibilities of skills’ development
  • Multisport card
  • Private medical package (Medicover) and insurance package
  • Fresh fruits in the office
  • Cinema, ski, and mountain trips for IBMers
  • Holiday camps for children
  • Discounts for IBMers (for a wide range of services/products)
  • Social Fund benefits

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Experience with SIEM technology and tools (such as RSA, ArcSight, Splunk and QRadar), anti-Virus/Malware, anti-DDOS, WAF, FW Rules Management, forensic tools
  • Excellent Knowledge and experience in IT Security Technologies
  • Background in Vulnerability Management, Security Incident Management, Forensic Analysis
  • Ability to translate security impacts to the wider business
  • Willingness to work outside office hours as part of the CSIRT Team
  • Ability to work in an international context and excellent communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills with the ability to establish and working relationships in a project-based / client-serving model, and to work closely with people at different levels of an organization
  • University degree in Information Technology or CompTIA Security +, GCIH, GCIA, CEH, OSCP or equivalent certifications
  • English is a mandatory language requirement

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • 3+ years of experience operating in a Security Operations Center Analyst or similar role
  • GCIA or equivalent certification
  • Bachelor's or master’s degree in Cybersecurity or equivalent
  • English is a mandatory language requirement

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