Junior Information Security Analyst


Job title: Junior Information Security Analyst
Location: Bucuresti, Iasi, Cluj, Targu Mures
Type: employment contract


Competitive compensation & benefits package;
Young, dynamic and multicultural work environment;
Flexible work schedule;
Career development programs;


Our client is the creator of one of the world’s fastest and most effective lines of internationally certified internet security software. The company is an industry pioneer, introducing and developing award-winning protection since 2001. Today, our client’s technology secures the digital experience of around 400 million home and corporate users across the globe.


Responsible for investigating alerts, determine the source of the threat and contribute to the remediation process.
Write security assessment reports.
Automate security checks on network, systems and applications.
Performing daily operational ‘eyes on glass’ real-time monitoring and analysis of security events from multiple sources including but not limited to events from SIEM tools, network and host based IDS, firewall logs, system logs (Linux & Windows), applications and databases.
Collaboration with Operations Engineers and technical teams for issue resolution and mitigation.
Supervise the incident response actions, while owning the responsibility for the incident/event until complete closure.
Participate in penetration tests and other security checks on network, systems and applications.
Documentation of actions taken for audit, regulatory and legal purposes within approved event tracking system.
Provide Antivirus & Malware analysis.
Provide input for operational runbooks.
Participate in vulnerability assessment on network, systems and applications.
Actively contribute to all ongoing and new internal projects.
Keeping up to date with the latest position related technologies.


Experience with Microsoft technologies like Azure, Office365, Kubernetes, Windows 2012/2016 Active Directory domain, DNS, DHCP, WINS.
Information Technology experience with network technologies, specifically TCP/IP, and related network tools.
Knowledge of Incident Management.
Basic Windows sys internals and Linux/UNIX administration skills.
Experience with reviewing raw log files, data correlation, and analysis (i.e. firewall, network flow, IDS, system logs).
General knowledge of Information Security including malware, emerging threats, attacks, and vulnerability management.
Scripting skills (e.g. Python, Ruby, Bash) is considered a plus.
Cooperating efficiently with other department leaders for improved IT and overall team performance.
Good communication skills, able to share information and clarify business specifications into technical terminology.
Relevant university degree in IT or an apprenticeship as an IT specialist.
Minimum 3 years of experience in information security field if the university degree is not in IT or in a technical related field.
Understanding of attack vectors and methodologies.
Situational adaptability.
Result-oriented and good diagnostic skills.
Efficient time management and team player.
Excellent analytical skills and strategic mindset.
Strong analytical and reporting skills.
Action oriented attitude.
Tech Savvy.

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If you meet the minimum requirements and are interested in applying for this position, please send your details to careers@key-talents.com with “Junior Information Security Analyst ”, in the subject line.