Security Operations Engineer

Operations Requisition ID 5334 Pune, India

Description

The Security Operations Engineer is responsible for the continuous monitoring and various assessments with respect to security of production and engineering infrastructure. Maintains account security for services, systems, and ancillary applications. Manage the cloud infrastructure environment.

The security Operations Engineer would frequently interact with internal stakeholders, technical support team, service providers so it is very important that he is clear and concise in his communication. He/she also works very closely with the Engineering team and as such need to develop a good all-round understanding of systems and networks. He/she should be able to multi-task and prioritize work appropriately.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Participate in continuous Infrastructure vulnerability assessment, response and remediation of infrastructure. This will include both the base Operating system as well as the associated applications and devices.
  • You will be required to work in shifts supporting 24*7.
  • You will assist the SOC Analysts in developing the toolsets to further enhance the capabilities of the SOC.
  • Integrate Qualys security tools for mission-critical platforms.
  • Perform security assessment for all platforms and drive for the closure of any deviations.
  • Perform policy compliance and improve compliance posture across the board.
  • Track and manage all exceptions. Follow up on expiring exceptions.
  • Taking active part in handling projects on Cloud and Container security and migrations.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES DESIRED:

 

  • Experience with information security tools for performing vulnerability assessment.
  • Good understanding of OWASP security principles and experience in vulnerability management.
  • Knowledge of information security principles and practices, understanding of security protocols, principles, standards and defense in depth.
  • Experience with Qualys products a plus.
  • Preferred computer science graduate.
  • Should have good verbal, written, interpersonal and presentation skills.
  • Ability and ready to learn new technology and should be a good team player.

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