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Security Analyst

Security Analyst

Education: B-Tech / MCA
Experience: 0 - 3 years
Location: Chennai
Positions: 23

Your responsibilities

  • Perform application/network penetration testing, vulnerability assessments, and source code reviews.
  • Profile an application/network, identifying threats, and developing test cases to target identified threats.
  • Identify and exploit vulnerabilities in applications and networks. Ability to correlate different threats like Ransomware, APT groups, Malware, Exploit Kits, etc.
  • Performing red team activities. Having proficient knowledge in MITRE ATT&CK framework.
  • Manage project timelines, deadlines, and expectations – including client interactions
  • Prepare reports documenting identified issues based on internal templates.
  • Interact with clients to deliver results, provide feedback, and remediation recommendations on findings.
  • Research emerging security topics and new attack vectors
  • Perform and review the hardening of the systems and network devices.

Skills & Requirements

  • Must be proficient in python development. Proficiency in other scripting languages such as perl, ruby, etc. is an added advantage.
  • Development knowledge of common programming languages like java, asp .net, PHP, etc. would be an added advantage.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • OSCP, CEH, CompTIA Pentest+, or any equivalent security certifications would be an added advantage.
  • Awareness about tools like Acunetix, Netsparker, Burp Suite, SQL Map, Nessus, Qualys, Nexpose, Nmap, Metasploit, etc