Onsite required 2 days per week in CDMX.
Working hours: Works a shift pattern that covers a mixture of evenings and nights, Monday through Friday and rotation of weekend shifts.
Position Title: Cybersecurity SOC Analyst / Engineer
Role Overview: We’re seeking a proactive and eager individual to join our Security Operations Center (SOC) team. The ideal candidate is an analytical thinker with a strong desire to delve into cybersecurity and the determination to contribute to our mission of safeguarding our client’s information.
Key Responsibilities: Monitor security alerts generated by our SIEM (Security Information and Event Management) and other detection tools and escalate potential threats accordingly. Analyze logs and network traffic for signs of malicious activity. Assist in incident response efforts, helping to mitigate and respond to security incidents. Conduct initial investigations into security alerts, gathering and analyzing data as needed. Stay up-to-date with the latest threats, vulnerabilities, and mitigation techniques. Collaborate with the team to continually improve processes and tools. Assist in producing regular reports and briefings on threat intelligence.
Minimum Qualifications: Degree in Cybersecurity, Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field, or equivalent experience. Understanding of basic security concepts, such as firewalls, IDS/IPS, malware, and threat actors. Familiarity with operating systems (Windows, macOS, Linux) and their associated logs. Basic knowledge of networking concepts and protocols. A strong desire and technical aptitude to learn. We are willing to train the right candidate. Proficiency in English, both written and spoken.
Preferred Qualifications (not mandatory):: Any cybersecurity certification (e.g., CompTIA Security+, CEH, etc.). Previous experience or internship in a SOC environment or similar setting. Familiarity with common cybersecurity tools, such as SIEMs, EDRs, and IDS/IPS solutions.
Personal Traits: Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills. Strong communication skills, both written and oral. Team player, but also able to work independently when required. Eagerness to learn and grow in the cybersecurity field.