Job title : L1 SOC Analyst
Work Location: Remote (Applicable only for Poland candidates)
Experience: 1 year
Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience.
Malware Detection and Analysis:
- Monitoring security alerts and logs to identify potential malware threats.
- Performing initial analysis of suspicious files and network traffic to determine the nature and severity of malware incidents.
- Prioritizing and classifying malware-related incidents based on their impact and severity.
- Documenting incident details and maintaining accurate records of all actions taken.
- Responding promptly to security alerts and incidents, following established procedures and protocols.
- Escalating incidents to higher-level analysts or appropriate teams when necessary.
- Assisting in the containment and eradication of malware infections.
- Collaborating with L2 and L3 analysts to implement countermeasures and remediation strategies.
- Preparing detailed incident reports, including findings, actions taken, and recommendations for improving security measures.
- Sharing insights and trends related to malware threats with the SOC team and management.
- Conducting continuous monitoring of network and system traffic for indicators of compromise (IOCs).
- Staying up to date with emerging malware threats, techniques, and evasion tactics.
Documentation and Knowledge Sharing:
- Maintaining and updating documentation related to MalOps procedures and best practices.
- Sharing knowledge and provide guidance to junior analysts as needed.
- Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field or equivalent work experience.
- Proficiency in the English language.
- Proven experience in a SOC or IT security role, with a specific focus on malware analysis and incident response.
- Familiarity with malware analysis tools, antivirus solutions, and SIEM platforms.
- Knowledge of common malware families, attack vectors, and evasion techniques.
- Strong understanding of networking, operating systems, and security principles.
- Relevant certifications such as CompTIA Security+, Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), or Certified Incident Handler (GCIH) is a plus.
- Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.