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Senior IT Security Analyst (SOC)


Monterrey, NLE, MX, 64830

Req ID 24959

Senior IT Security Analyst (SOC) (ZF-Group)

ZF is looking for a Senior IT Security Analyst, strengthening its globally distributed Security Operations Center (SOC). The responsibilities of an IT Security Analyst consist of topics, such as analyzing alerts, responding to IT security related incidents, collecting, analyzing and applying Threat Intelligence to improve and focus detection capabilities.

Location: Monterrey (MX)


Range of duties:

  • Primary duties are incident/intrusion analysis and response
  • Further duties include
    • Collecting, analyzing and applying Threat Intelligence
    • Supporting / performing Threat Hunting activities
    • Supporting the development, optimization and enhancement of detection capabilities
    • Supporting the development, optimization and automation of SOC Use Cases



University degree in the field of computer science / IT security or equivalent experience (4 years) required.


Qualifications (mandatory):

  • Minimum 4 years of working experience in a SOC analyst role (security analyst) or as incident responder
  • Strong technical background and practical knowledge in multiple of the following SOC related fields / topics:
    • Malware analysis
    • Computer forensics
    • SIEM search and correlations
    • Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR)
    • Anti Virus solutions
  • Strong understanding of the following areas
    • Security of operating systems (Linux and Windows)
    • Security of web and binary applications
    • Workings and analysis of TCP/IP network communication protocols
  • Strong experience with conducting analysis of electronic media, packet capture, log data in support of intrusion analysis and incident response
  • Very good understanding of IT technologies and evolving trends (e.g. Cloud Security, Security Automation)
  • Ability to integrate data from multiple sources
  • Programming experience in Python
  • Excellent documentation, communication and organization skills
  • Experience in working within international and globally distributed teams
  • High level of personal resilience
  • Self-driven, results-oriented approach to work
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Fluent business English (written and spoken)


Qualifications (as a plus):

  • Holding one or more of the following certificates is a plus: GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (GCFA), GIAC Reverse Engineering Malware (GREM), EC-Council CHFI


Be part of our ZF team as Senior IT Security Analyst (SOC) and apply now!


Rebeca Gonzalez


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