Senior InfoSec Analyst



Gurugram, Haryana, India
Posted on Thursday, June 6, 2024

The worldwide data management software market is massive (According to IDC, the worldwide database software market, which it refers to as the database management systems software market, was forecasted to be approximately $82 billion in 2023 growing to approximately $137 billion in 2027. This represents a 14% compound annual growth rate). At MongoDB we are transforming industries and empowering developers to build amazing apps that people use every day. We are the leading developer data platform and the first database provider to IPO in over 20 years. Join our team and be at the forefront of innovation and creativity.

The MongoDB Information Security team is seeking a motivated Information Security Analyst to join the team. The ideal candidate will have a vast background in security, including but not limited to, experience in corporate environments, incident response, systems, applications, and an understanding of cloud environments.

This is an exciting opportunity to be a key member of our Information Security Operations team. You will be responsible for solving technical and administrative problems, reducing risk, and building trust. You will also be responsible for maintaining security solutions, tooling, alerting, and workflow automations. The team aims to seek challenges, analyze alerts, establish trust across the team and greater org.

We are looking to speak to candidates who are based in Gurugram for our hybrid working model.

Candidate Profile

The right candidate for this role will have

  • Experience in security operations and incident response disciplines
  • Experience detection/incident tooling or workflow optimization
  • Security experience working within cloud platforms, particularly AWS
  • Experience working & maintaining with SIEM; developing queries & alerts
  • Experience performing investigations, analysis and communicating the events or incidents to proper stakeholders clearly
  • Experience deploying tooling to advance investigation tactics and incident response across different environments ie; corporate environments and cloud environments
  • A strong understanding of Windows & MacOS
  • An understanding of various threats and how to investigate, detect and prevent them
  • Love to learn; you are motivated to learn about security and tinkering
  • Utilizing this knowledge in SecOps, or creatively using it in a response effort
  • Experience interfacing with technical and non-technical individuals. Ability to adjust the level of technicality depending on the group
  • GIAC, CEH, GSOC certificates

Position Expectations

  • Leveraging automation workflows, and enriching discoveries and detections
  • Assist with Incident Response and Investigation across different environments and platforms
  • Utilizing analysis frameworks (ie; MITRE) to better understand gaps, and working towards closing those gaps
  • Maintain, improve, and configure Information Security Operations tooling and alerts
  • Leverage threat intelligence for enrichment
  • Develop well written documentation and playbooks
  • Work cross functionally with multiple teams deploying tooling, establishing new processes, or improving existing processes
  • Ability to quickly learn new Information Security concepts and adapt to a modern, fast-paced organization
  • Help mentor and train others on the team
  • Participate in weekly on-call rotations

Success Measures

The Information Security Engineer will be successful in this role when they can execute the following strategic tasks:

3 Months

  • You will have familiarized yourself with much of the Information Security Operations documentation hub, and met everyone on the team. You will have the opportunity to identify any gaps and make improvements, leading to an understanding of the Security Operations departments process

6 Months

  • You will have familiarized yourself with much of the data and tooling the entire Information Security team uses. You would have fully scoped and executed a medium to small project by now, that has positively impacted the company security posture

12 Months

  • Fully understand our program, response process and operation of tooling, as well as workflow automation. You should be considered a subject matter expert in the realm of investigations for corporate security operations

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