Cyber Security and Data Security have become one of the biggest worries for all the top MNC’s like Deloitte, Microsoft, Ericsson, etc. Gartner’s Information Technology and Management forecast recently predicted that the global spend on IT and risk management will reach 131 billion dollars in 2020. As the concern increases there is a need for cybersecurity experts.
Around 67,000 job opportunities are available in cybersecurity. Cybersecurity includes threat management, network security, and cloud security.
An increase in digitization in the country is one of the major reasons which led to an increase in the opportunities in cybersecurity. Xpheno, staffing firm recently stated that various opportunities in cybersecurity will be available. This job requirement tally could reach up to 67,000.
Here are some opportunities in cybersecurity in various companies.
Name: Security Operations Analyst
Experience: Minimum of 4 years
Eligibility: CISSP, CISM, CEH, OSCP, Security+, CCNA Security, or ITIL certifications
Job Description: Candidate will be working on creating alerts, security management, working on SIEM tools and executing vulnerability scams. The candidate will also participate in static and dynamic code scanning, analyze results and execute reports accordingly.
Job link: https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/1708334655/
Name: Security Threat Analyst
Experience: Minimum of 3 years
Eligibility: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Mathematics, or Physics.
Job Description: Candidate will investigate and detect attacks and breaches on the enterprise networks. Analysis and generating custom alerts are also part of his work. Candidate should have a working knowledge of scripting languages, Excel, SQL, Power BI, Python, Splunk, Python.
Name: Information Security Analyst
Experience: Minimum of 6 years
Eligibility: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
Job Description: Candidate will execute several critical security products. He will the one who is responsible for security product deployment, configuration, upgrades, related events. Installation, configuration, and other mission-critical enterprise applications such as AV, software delivery, patching, log management will be part of his work. Looking after day to day security operations, troubleshooting the security systems are also part of his responsibility. Candidates must have knowledge or experience of AV, SIEM, EDR, network defense, and endpoint defense.
Job link: https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/1714244474/
Name: Cyber Risk and Risk Advisory Executive
Experience: Not Mentioned
Eligibility: Bachelor’s Degree or MBA
Job Description: The senior executive will work for the risk advisory team. Prevention of cyber attacks and any other information technology risks will be his main priority. The candidate will work with business analysts and will be responsible for implementing blue prism process solutions, create and test document test processes.
Job link: https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/1741158631/