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Senior SOC Security Analyst

Abu Dhabi | United Arab Emirates

At DarkMatter, we are building an organization of specialists to provide the ultimate integrated cyber security protection available. Whatever the scope, scale or sensitivity of our clients’ work, we'll assess their risks, resolve their vulnerabilities and always keep them ahead of the threat, offering them the best possible products and solutions.

As a Senior SOC Security Analyst (II), you will:

The Tier 2 Analysts perform further investigation and analysis of events of interest (EOI) identified through the initial triage done by Tier 1 Analysts. They perform deep dive analysis on event data for anomalies, patterns or advanced threats. The responsibilities of a Tier 2 Analyst include:

  • Validate the Incidents escalated by Tier 1 SOC Security Analysts.
  • Perform second level of incident handling, and security monitoring and validation of physical security, IOT, and SCADA environments.
  • Analyze, and communicate with stakeholders, the threats associated with every incident.
  • Coordinate with relevant stakeholders to validate network alerts.
  • Conduct analysis of log files, evidence, and other information in order to determine best methods for identifying attackers.
  • Characterize and analyze network traffic to identify anomalous activity and potential threats to network resources.
  • Monitor external data sources (e.g., Threat Intelligent sources, Dubai AE-CERT Teams, etc.) to maintain currency of threat condition and determine which security issues may have an impact on the organization services and information’s.
  • Conduct research, analysis, and correlation across wide variety data sets (e.g., indications and warnings).
  • Provide recommendations for SIEM content development, tuning, reports and dashboards.
  • Provide recommendations for device configuration to facilitate optimal performance.

To bring your dream to life, you’ll need:

  • 6+ years of hands on experience in Information Security domain.
  • 3+ years of experience in IT/OT SOC environments.
  • Direct Exposure to either two or more of the following technologies:  Splunk, McAfee, Symantec, Tripwire, and Cisco.
  • Must be currently working in a Security Operations Environment, preferably in a power plant environment. 
  • Experience working with ICS best practices and frameworks such as: ISA-99/IEC-62443, NERC CIP, NIST SP 800-82, etc.

Working in Abu Dhabi

At DarkMatter, we’re turning our biggest ideas into reality in the fastest moving and most dynamic city on the planet. Working here, you’ll lead technical innovation in the region while taking advantage of all Abu Dhabi has to offer. From first class healthcare and education, to superior living accommodations and cultural attractions, you’ll find your ideal career and more in this global crossroads. The UAE is one of the safest and most secure areas in the world. And with its location between Europe, Africa and Asia, you’ll expand your worldview in just a short flight. But you won’t have to venture far from the city to experience its diversity. You’ll find people of over 50 nationalities working in the DarkMatter Group. Join us and see that while far away from the concrete tech jungle, Abu Dhabi is an oasis where your latest innovations will thrive and grow.

DarkMatter is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, age, citizenship, marital status or disability.

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DREAM ENVIRONMENT

At DarkMatter, you’ll find a fast-paced environment where you can shape our product roadmap. We’re a young company with the agility of a startup, but the experienced talent and resources of an established firm. With a sense of adventure and drive to succeed, you can make your dreams a reality in the Middle East.

A hub for innovation

  • The Middle East is one of the fastest moving economic regions on the planet and the UAE plays a largerole in this growth. In 2014, the government launched its National Innovation Strategy, which aims to transform the UAE into one of the world’s most innovative countries through a seven-sector plan.
  • The plan includes creating innovation incubators and technological infrastructure and supporting the private sector in building research centres, innovation communities and more. 
  • Additionally, the UAE Vision 2021 National Agenda aims to shift the nation to a knowledge-based economy. Smart cities such as Dubai and the technologies they employ are examples of how the UAE has set these goals in motion.
  • This connectivity and investment in innovation can lead to exciting career opportunities for you in an expanding economy.

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