Security Operations Analyst

Prediktive - Pune, India

We are looking for a Security Operations Analyst based in Pune, India to work on a project for one of our clients, a multinational corporation that provides IT services, including digital, technology, consulting, and operations services. Their office is based in Pune, India.

Our Client Information Risk Management (IRM) global team is responsible for ensuring all security risks pertaining to business delivery and Client engagements are managed end to end. The team engages on a frequent basis with business leaders to identify, analyze and mitigate security risks.

The person in this role should be able to work with a sense of urgency and pay attention to details. Should have strong written and verbal communication and organizational skills, strong collaboration skills and willingness to be a team player to solve problems and incorporate input from various sources. Also, the ability to work in a high-pressure team environment


  • Conduct a health check of the existing Alien Vault Platform (version and modules running, gap analysis, disk space, etc)
  • Manage the account’s logging platform
  • Configure, troubleshoot, patch and upgrade the dedicated log management platform (OS and Application)
  • Provide real-time monitoring, analysis and event correlation of infrastructure security logs
  • Monitor, analyze and respond to intrusion detection alerts
  • Manage the account’s vulnerability management application
  • Execute vulnerability scans as required
  • Analyze and prioritize vulnerability results and provide the project team with reports
  • Drive the remediation of identified vulnerabilities in accordance with client’s SLAs
  • Assist the IRM Manager with managing PCI compliance activities
  • Conduct Firewall and Access Switch configuration and rule reviews
  • Participate in table top exercises to test incident response plans and coordinate with Incident management team during incidents and support investigation of security breaches
  • Supports and participates in incident response and technical investigations as needed


  • Advanced English Level
  • Must have hands on experience managing an enterprise vulnerability management platform such as Qualys or Nessus
  • Must have hands-on experience managing a Log Management platform such as Qradar, Alien Vault or Splunk
  • Must have hands-on experience administering Linux/Unix
  • Knowledge of networking fundamentals (TCP/IP, layer 2 and layer 3 technologies)
  • Understanding of security controls for common platforms and devices, including Windows, Linux, firewalls and access switches
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook, Project, Excel, Word and Visio
  • Experience working with global teams across time zones, cultures and languages
  • Legally eligible to work in the country in which the position is located

Bonus Points

  • Bs. Degree in Computer Science or related fields
  • Knowledge of PCI Security requirements
  • CEH, CISA, CISSP, CISM or other relevant information security industry recognized certification
  • Familiarity with one or more programming/scripting languages

Posted On: Tuesday, July 7, 2020

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