In today’s era of digital transformation, Cyber Security has become a booming industry. The latest statistics from Forbes show that hackers targeted five out of six large companies with email attacks last year. In 93 percent of cases, an external attacker can breach an organization’s network perimeter and gain access to local network resources.
Considering the after effects of security breach, most companies need to recruit the best online cyber security professionals to identify and mitigate security threats.
The demand for cybersecurity professionals has been growing rapidly, however availability of skilled talent in this domain continues as a big challenge. Working in cybersecurity domain requires leveraging a range of technical and people skills to protect organization’s data.
Having the right set of skills could be critical to getting hired. Here are top cyber security skills and roles in demand in 2023 put together by our Tech recruitment experts.
Candidates with proven experience of Designing and implementing SIEM solution sets, Threat and Vulnerability Management
Proven experience in integrating security tools such as AV, AAA, Firewall, Data Loss Prevention, IDS/IPS into an overall Security Event Management solution
SOC/ NOC Engineers
Candidates with experience in working with SIEM tools such as Microfocus ArcSight, IBM QRadar, LogRhythm & Splunk.
The role includes investigating, documenting, and reporting on any information security (InfoSec) issues as well as emerging trends. Preparing disaster recovery plans.
Ideal candidates to understand complex computer systems and technical cyber security terms.
The role includes candidates to work with clients to determine their requirements from the test, for example create reports and recommendations from your findings, including the security issues uncovered and level of risk
Big ID Engineer
Candidates to define requirements and convert to technical design and implementation plan
Define and Implement Data Governance process, and tools on BigID
Implement a process for metadata management from multiple sources – Traditional, Big Data, Cloud systems
Network Security Engineers
The key responsibility is to lead technical implementation for complex technical projects involving participants from multiple areas of the company or vendors
Candidates with demonstrable experience of involvement within medium to large-scale project driven implementations Network Technologies (switching and routing deployments)
Skills with Security Technologies such as: (Next-gen Firewalls, IDS / IPS, Content filtering, Proxies, Load balancing, Log services, Secure Email gateways)
Candidates with desirable experience with SDN e.g. NSX, ACI
Splunk Engineer will provide overall engineering, and administration in supporting a very large distributed clustered Splunk environment consisting of search heads, indexers, deployers, deployment servers, heavy/universal forwarders, and Splunk Enterprise Security premium app, spanning security, performance, and operational roles.
Experience in Linux and SQL/ODBC interfaces, app interface development, using REST API’s. Knowledge of Cloud Services such as AWS, Azure, Office365
The key responsibilities includes working closely with the Security Operations Center (SOC) and Security Engineering teams to improve existing automation and deliver resilient security solutions
Candidates with hands on experience and worked in similar set up with core responsibility for monitoring and maintaining a complex, multi-site, Windows network environment and cloud infrastructure.
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