Cyber Security Careers: Security Engineer
Kobalt is an equal opportunity employer looking for team members who have a real passion for security. The SOC Analyst is an engaged contributor role within Kobalt’s Security Operations Centre (SOC). This role is responsible for supporting the development of a SOC, geared towards mid sized organizations.
Kobalt’s back-end systems use industry-leading frameworks and tools to deliver a best-in-class solution that is able to log, monitor, and alert clients about security issues that may impact their business.
If you are ready for a new challenge and want to join a growing team, this is your opportunity. Kobalt is building a leading global SOC, and if you have want to be a part of this journey, we would love to hear from you.
Identify areas for process improvement and aid in efforts to implement the recommendation as appropriate
Contribute to production of innovative technical solutions and creative automation opportunities
Generate operational playbooks and documentation
Provide concise and effective Tier-2 support as part of alert triage from other SOC team members
Participate in active threat hunting, alert tuning, and discovery of new tactics, techniques and procedures (TTP)
Operate and maintain in-house security systems providing insightful recommendations on improvements and opportunities for efficiencies
Comfortable and flexible in a fast changing environment
Ability to work independently as well collaboratively, asking for help when needed
Provide mentoring for junior members of the team
Capture regular metrics highlighting key activities, measurable accomplishment, and blockers
Bachelor’s degree in a related field or 3+ years of meaningful security operations related experience (including some SOC related)
2+ years of experience as a security or network administrator
Familiar with major Open Source SIEM tools such as Elastic Stack, OSSIM, Apache Metron, OSSEC, Splunk, etc.
Able to interpret security logs and related information, and identify false positives