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Junior Security Analyst

Location: Barcelona, Spain

Department: IT & E-Commerce


Our client is the world's largest privately-owned fragrance flavor company, creating fragrances and flavors for the world's most select brands.


-Being part of the SOC team, performing triage and investigation of events.
-Develop incident handling skills within the team by specializing in several operating systems, network, incident detection, forensic response and sharing knowledge and expertise.
-Manage the SOC set of tools and processes, the use cases for detection
-Help designing the SIEM solution to optimize/maximize the visibility offered to the SOC team
-Provide expert in-depth knowledge in collecting, analyzing, and escalating security events; responding to computer security incidents, and/or collecting, analyzing, and disseminating cyber threat intelligence
-Assist during technical investigations, forensic (e.g. malware analysis)
-Manage Incident Response and Support related knowledge (e.g. related to security vulnerabilities and incident handling)
-Help managing the vulnerabilities by running regular scans
-Provide on a weekly/monthly basis relevant figures to elaborate Information Security dashboards


-Skills in being part of a Security Operation Center
-Strong experience in managing support, hands on operations and incident management (Service desk, local support and eventually information security support)
-Thorough understanding of cyber security operations, event monitoring, and SIEM tools (commercial and open source)
-1-2 years of experience with common network security a must (intrusion detection, firewall technologies, …)
-Strong understanding of IT infrastructure concepts and architectures, including IT network, operating system, middleware configurations
-Experience with virtualization or cloud technologies (VMware, Office 365, AWS…)
-Good knowledge of open source security solutions (Suricata, Security Onion…)
-Experience using network vulnerability scanners and ability to analyze scan reports
-Customer-oriented mindset a must
-Security focused industry certifications such as a, CISSP, CCSP, or OSCP is a plus
-Offensive and forensic oriented certifications a plus : CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker), GCIH, GCFE, GCFA, SANS
-Ability to document and follow processes and procedures
-Team player
-Effective communication skills (verbal and written)
-Passion about information security, creativity, motivation and willingness to deliver quality work are important soft skills
-Fluent in English (French is a plus)


-Permanent position.
-Incorporation to international projects in a multinational environment.
-Career plan and continuous training.
-Competitive salary.
-Flexible schedule and possibility of remote work.


Xavi Almirall
(+34) 93 231 00 00 (ext. 160)

Placement agency Nº 9900000357
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