Soc analyst level 2

Posted: Sept. 28, 2023, 12:25 p.m. - Full Time - Chennai

Job Description: As a Security Operations Center Level 2 Analyst at Exela Technologies, you will play a pivotal role in enhancing our clients' security posture by conducting in-depth analysis of security incidents, responding to complex threats, and collaborating with SOC Level 3 Analysts and incident responders. Key Responsibilities: 1. Advanced Incident Analysis: Conduct detailed analysis of security incidents, including root cause analysis, to determine the impact and scope of the incident. 2. Incident Mitigation: Take appropriate actions to mitigate security incidents, such as isolating affected systems, containing threats, and implementing remediation measures. 3. Threat Hunting: Proactively identify and investigate potential security threats through threat hunting activities, using advanced tools and techniques. 4. Escalation: Collaborate with SOC Level 3 Analysts and incident response teams to escalate and coordinate the response to critical incidents. 5. Forensics: Assist in digital forensics investigations when necessary to gather evidence and support incident response efforts. 6. Reporting: Prepare detailed incident reports, including the analysis of attack vectors, tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs), and recommend improvements to security controls. 7. Mentorship: Provide guidance and mentorship to Level 1 Analysts to help them develop their skills and knowledge. 8. Security Tools: Leverage advanced security tools, such as EDR (Endpoint Detection and Response) and network analysis tools, to enhance incident analysis and detection. Qualifications: 1. Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field (or equivalent work experience). 2. Minimum of 2-3 years of experience in a SOC Level 1 role or equivalent. 3. Strong understanding of cybersecurity concepts, tools, and methodologies. 4. Proficiency in incident analysis, malware analysis, and threat detection. 5. Relevant certifications, such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), or GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), are a plus. 6. Excellent problem-solving and communication skills. Additional Information: • This position may require working in shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays, as SOC operations run 24/7. • Exela Technologies offers competitive compensation packages and opportunities for career advancement within the cybersecurity field.