Employment Type Full-time

Vertis Technology is seeking a highly motivated professional to join our Security Operations Centre(SOC) team. The successful candidate will work in a technically diverse and dynamic environment with a team of cybersecurity professionals involved in multiple aspects of preventing, detecting and responding to internal and external threats. If you want to apply your skills in a mission-driven environment, apply now.

Some of the duties and responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform real-time status monitoring of security equipment (IDS, IPS, Firewalls, etc.) and systems (servers, clients, etc.) using various tools (e.g. SIEM) to identify potential security incidents, threats and vulnerabilities

  • Assessing threat and vulnerability information from all sources (both internal and external) and promptly applying applicable mitigation techniques

  • Research and identify new areas of risk and exposure where SOC should focus.

  • Participate in security events as subject matter expert.

  • Perform incident response team actions as assigned.

  • Integrate and share information with other analysts and other teams.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.

Additional Required Skills:

  • Knowledge of various security methodologies and processes, and technical security solutions (e.g. firewall and intrusion detection systems).

  • Strong understanding of networking concepts, protocols, services and operating systems (TCP/IP, UDP, DNS, DHCP, HTTP, SMTP, Windows, UNIX, Linux, etc.)

  • Experience and familiarity with:  DNS logs, Proxy Logs, IPS/IDS logs.

  • Experience and knowledge of security related technologies including but not limited to: Intrusion Prevention systems, Web Proxies, SIEM, Firewalls, Web application scanner, Vulnerability Scanners, Malware Research Tools or Forensics Tools

  • Understanding of computer network concepts and exploitation methods.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

  • Works well in a team environment and independently

  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Strong customer service attitude

Job Preferred Skills

  • Hand-on experience managing IP Networks, Intrusion Detection Sensors (host and network), Intrusion Prevention Systems, and firewalls.

  • Experience conducting vulnerability assessments and penetration testing.

  • Experience in Software Scripting.

  • Security-related certifications 

  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average.

Salary:

  • up to $300,000 per month

Benefits:

  • Health care, which includes dental care
  • Insurance
  • Pension
  • Paid Vacation
  • Training Stipend
  • Flexible work hours