Alchemy Security is continually looking for the right mix of individuals to join our very special team. That said, we are not a “body shop” and are very selective in our hiring processes. If you are a self-motivated creative thinker who is known for getting things done, you may be a good fit for our team. Alchemy Security embraces diversity and looks forward to hearing from those capable of solving some very complex information security problems. Alchemy Security is currently looking for qualified individuals that can function within the following roles:
Entry-level Security Operations Center Analyst
Are you looking to jump-start your career within the field of Information Security? We are looking for motivated individuals to join our team. Candidates must possess a great attitude and desire to dig deep into the field of information security, detail oriented work style with ability to follow through on tasks, ability to work collaboratively in team environments, possess strong critical thinking and analytical skills, strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills. Candidates must also have a general understanding of IT Security, networking, system administration, programming/scripting, willingness to acquire in-depth knowledge of network and host-based security technologies, knowledge of the current IT threat landscape and emerging trends in cyber security. Responsibilities include assisting with L1 Analysis and engineering operations functions, tending to Cyber Security Defense Center help desk tasks, gather threat intelligence, perform various administrative tasks that require basic documentation and tracking. A certificate in a related discipline such as IT Security, Networking, System Administration, and/or Programing/Scripting are preferred. A degree in Information Technology, or a related academic discipline is preferred, but not required for this position. This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with the job.
Alchemy Security seeks individuals who have systems administration and/or DevOps experience who can grow into a role of security engineer, providing engineering and R&D support on behalf of our Cyber Security Defense Center. This role is intended to provide engineering, research and technical support to ensure availability and stability of both client and internal infrastructure. Assist in IT automation, research and development to improve and expand IT capabilities required by the CSDC. Assist in the IT and IT Security infrastructure design and implementations and SIEM Implementations. Key requirements include experience with Linux/Unix and website administration, networking configuration/troubleshooting, fundamental understanding or experience with IT automation tools and version control tools such as Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Docker, and Github. Knowledge of AWS deployments and routine management, experience with backups, disaster recovery, and high availability. Follow incident and change management processes, maintain (or create as needed) technical/process documentation. Soft skills include good communication skills, both written and verbal, and effectively communicate and coordinate well with cyber security teams, internal and external business units, and upper management, comprising both technical and non-technical audiences. Flexible scheduling to support our Cyber Security Defense Center, and an eagerness to develop in-depth knowledge of network and host-based security technologies. A degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related academic discipline is preferred, and/or 1 – 2 years relevant work experience. A certificate in a related discipline such as IT Security, Networking, System Administration, DevOps, and/or Programming/Scripting is a plus.
This opportunity offers the right candidate a number of excellent opportunities to install and mature world class SIEM implementations globally. This is not an analyst position but rather a technology centric position that requires the consultant to have a thorough understanding of security operation center principles, incident response lifecycle, information security frameworks, and strong consulting skills. Candidate must have a strong technology background. Training will be provided for the right candidate if not well versed with Splunk. Willingness to travel or relocate for long term engagements is a key requirement. Candidate must be possess a degree in a related field and professional experience within the field of Security Operations. Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related academic disciplines and/or equivalent work experience in the information security industry is required. Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or other related academic discipline is preferred.
To submit your CV for consideration, please email our People Department.
About Alchemy Security- Alchemy Security is a rapidly expanding information security solutions provider, specializing in Information Security intelligence technology and services. We combine extensive experience with innovative ideas to holistically solve our customer’s most challenging Information Security problems.