Sr. Security Analyst

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โ‚น83,333 - โ‚น125,000 / Monthly EST

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Years of Experience
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Tech Stacks
Linux Go

Job Description


OpenText is a global leader in information management, where innovation, creativity, and collaboration are the key components of our corporate culture. As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity to partner with the most highly regarded companies in the world, tackle complex issues, and contribute to projects that shape the future of digital transformation.

Your Impact

The Sr. Security Analyst will understand a wide array of security processes and concepts and have a strong SOC background. They have excellent analysis, prioritization, and incident handling skills. The Sr. Security Analyst will perform various duties including: SIEM (mainly ArcSight and LogRhythm) and security tool monitoring, alarm triage, incident handling, log analysis. This is a hands-on role that will create, maintain, and follow detailed operational processes and procedures to appropriately analyze, escalate, and assist in remediation of information security incidents. You will also proactively search for, and handle, threats, and abnormal activities within the environment.

What The Role Offers

  • Security monitoring, managing security cases & tickets, security incident analysis, and other security tasks.
  • Analyzing a variety of security logs to identify actionable events (SIEM reports-alerts-tickets, system, network, security monitoring tools)
  • Participating in the design, implementation, and administration of security tools to reduce risk.
  • Responding to incidents varying from endpoint to server systems
  • Conducting security reviews, risk analysis, and controls reviews in adherence to security policy
  • Researching security advisories, e.g., CERT, and delivering appropriate course of action
  • Creating documentation to ensure all team members can perform required tasks.
  • Ability to analyze data sets, determine the gaps and create reports on the findings.
  • Creating and following guides and procedures to adhere to standards and policies.
  • Creating meaningful and detailed metrics based on security events or activities.
  • Collecting evidence and artifacts to meet compliance requirements (ISO, SOX, HIPAA, SOC, etc.)

What You Need To Succeed

  • Familiarity with commonly used information security concepts, best practices, and standards
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken
  • Experience with SIEM tools and operations (ArcSight / LogRhythm preferred)
  • Good analytic, troubleshooting, and problem-solving skills
  • Research skills for problems and to find information or documentation on related topics.
  • Experience with vulnerability scanning tools
  • Experience with anti-virus and endpoint security solutions.
  • Experience with Linux and Windows operating systems.
  • Experience with different Cloud environments (Public/Private/Hybrid)
  • Bachelorโ€™s degree in engineering (BE/BTech/MCA/BCA) or equivalent education preferred.
  • 5+ years in Information systems support, security engineering, or risk and governance
  • CISSP, CISA, other networking or security certifications preferred.
  • Flexible to work in multiple time zones (IST, EMEA)

OpenText's efforts to build an inclusive work environment go beyond simply complying with applicable laws. Our Employment Equity and Diversity Policy provides direction on maintaining a working environment that is inclusive of everyone, regardless of culture, national origin, race, color, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, family status, age, veteran status, disability, religion, or other basis protected by applicable laws.

If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or recruiting process, please contact us at [email protected]. Our proactive approach fosters collaboration, innovation, and personal growth, enriching OpenText's vibrant workplace.

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