Sr. SOC Engineer

About Open Systems

Open Systems delivers cybersecurity beyond expectations. We partner with organizations to boost the security performance of their digital transformations. Our award-winning Managed Detection and Response (MDR) and Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) services connect and protect customers today, while increasing their security maturity for tomorrow.

Open Systems’ Mission Control SOCs and NOCs are staffed by certified, outcome-obsessed engineers who provide 24x7 global coverage. They leverage a platform backed by data science and years of finetuning complex processes to better understand and reduce attack surfaces. Our deep expertise as a 5-time Microsoft Gold Partner accelerates and simplifies the path to security maturity by unlocking the value of existing investments in Microsoft security tools.

Deployed in nearly 10,000 locations across 184 countries, Open Systems has earned an out of this world 97% retention rate. No wonder our customers call it crazy good cybersecurity.

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Do you enjoy the combination of technology and people? Then join us and empower our ambitious SOC team in New Delhi, India, with your winning attitude as a 

Senior Security Engineer

Your Mission

As a Senior Security Engineer, you will supercharge our Managed Detection and Response (MDR) capabilities in some of the world’s most advanced and complex infrastructures. Your input will also help shape the future direction of this innovative platform and service, as we continually evolve our threat detection and response capabilities and improve SOC efficiency. 

Key Responsibilities

Monitor, detect and respond to threats in customer environments using our SOC platform
Tune threat detection for both general and specific customer environments to minimize noise and amplify signal
Develop detection use-cases using EDR and SIEM technology
Participate in DevSecOps to continually improve threat detection capability and accuracy
Maintain proficiency by following the latest trends and developments in cybersecurity
Act as an escalation resource for Open Systems SOC Security Analysts who are triaging security events and observations to identify potential threats
Run regular reports and semi-automated threat hunts – review and analyze results. Use data analysis techniques to identify potential threats
Create reports for customers and internal operational use on an ongoing basis
Broaden coverage of detection by identifying opportunities to acquire, ingest and analyze signals and logs from additional sources and technologies
Help extend malware analysis capability, execute malware triage
Create and update documentation to support ongoing operations

Your Qualifications

7+ years professional cyber security experience
Master of Science in computer science, computer engineering or a related field or equivalent experience
Well spoken and clear communicator
Self starter, willing to roll sleeves up, take initiative and make an immediate impact
Dynamic and reliable individual that is able to function in structured as well as unstructured situations
Excellent technical skills, including deeper understanding of operating systems and IAM
Research experience in detection, malware analytics, or forensics is a plus
Knowledge of at least one scripting language, software development experience a plus
Wide general IT experience, ideally including experience in a DevOps or DevSecOps environment
Experience working with at least one of the major clouds (Azure, AWS, GCP, Alibaba) and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions like Office 365
Experience using EDR and SIEM systems
Strong understanding of security operations, process and procedures with specific reference to incident response and threat intelligence
Strong skills in data analytics (e.g. SQL, KQL) for purposes of threat hunting, operational and service reporting
Able to work collaboratively on a global basis and help build team capability
Familiarity with common and latest forms of malware, attacker tools, and techniques
Strong awareness of the current global threat landscape
Working knowledge of Linux, Mac and Windows operating systems, mobile devices and the IT application landscape (Microsoft Office, Active Directory, Collaborative Tools, etc.)
Technical information security certifications such as GIAC, OSCP, CREST, CCIE, HCISPP, CCSP, Microsoft Azure Security Engineer associate are a plus
Hands-on experience installing, configuring or tuning some or all of the following security technologies: Network firewalls, WAF, IDS/IPS, secure web gateways/web proxy, IAM solutions, endpoint protection (EPP/AV/HIDS), endpoint detection and response solutions (EDR), DLP/FIM, NAC, and VPN/encryption

What We Offer

This is a great opportunity to keep growing your security domain expertise, make a substantial impact for our customers, and help shape the future of threat detection and response technologies and methodology at Open Systems. You will work with a highly motivated and talented team of experts and have exposure to varied and large-scale environments.

Our company is fast-moving and offers huge potential for focused career growth and/or lateral career trajectories.

This position will work out of our offices in New Delhi (Noida), India, where the environment is both fun and professional. Our SOC team collaborates globally, also working out of Zurich and Redwood City, California.

Come as you are! We search for amazing people of diverse backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives. Open Systems welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace regardless of race, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.

Noida, UP, IN