Threat Hunting - Security Analyst

Threat Hunting - Security Analyst

Threat Hunting - Security Analyst


Exprience: 3 - 4 years

Location: Noida

Job description

Expectations/ Requirements

3+ years of Information Security / Cybersecurity experience.

Experience in a technical role in the areas of Security Operations, Cyber Incident Response with extensive experience performing Threat hunting on IT Systems, Network and Endpoints.

Ability to proactively find cybersecurity threats and mitigate them. Knowledge about Advanced persistent threats and treat actors, their TTPs.

Ability to recognize attack patterns and corelate them with specific threat actors.

Ability to obtain as much information on threat behaviour, goals and methods as possible. Knowledge of Analytics platforms for carrying out detailed analytics of obtained telemetry.

Use Various available Security controls and the telemetry data within to conduct proactive threat hunts using a hypothesis-based approach.

Coordinate with various stakeholders to obtain the data as required. Identify Risks and Threats based on threat hunts undertaken.

Communicate with CISO, IT teams and other stakeholders about the findings and to take necessary actions.

Work with Security Operations to take the identified anomalies to a conclusion. Prepare monthly reports on threat hunts and able to showcase ROI of the overall threat hunting program.

Ensure incident identification, assessment, quantification, reporting, communication, mitigation and monitoring.

Ensure compliance to Service Level Agreements (SLA), process adherence and process improvisation to achieve operational objectives and mitigate threats.

Management, administration & maintenance of Paytm security devices

Perform threat management, threat modeling, identify threat vectors and develop use cases for security monitoring.

Responsible for integration of standard and non-standard logs in SIEM

Strong knowledge of incident management, problem management and change management best practices.

Superior communication skills and ability to brief senior government officials.

Graduation is required.


Desired Skills And Certifications

Experience networking and telecommunications integration, design and architecture.

Hold at least one relevant industry certifications (GCIH, GCED, CISSP, CISA, CISM, etc.)

Understanding of SIEM tools such as Qradar, Splunk, , etc.

Experience building and maintaining a high performance team of analysts.

Expertise with industry standard frameworks (ATT&CK, MITRE, ISO, NIST, PCI).


Superpowers/ Skills that will help you succeed in this role

High level of drive, initiative and self-motivation

Ability to take internal and external stakeholders along

Understanding of Technology and User Experience

Love for simplifying

Growth Mindset

Willingness to experiment and improve continuously

Role: Security Engineer / Analyst

Industry Type: Financial Services

Department: IT & Information Security

Employment Type: Full Time, Permanent

Role Category: IT Security


UG: Any Graduate

PG: Any Postgraduate

Key Skills

(i) ISO 

(ii) Analytics

About company

Paytm started the Digital Revolution in India.And we went on to become Indias leading Payments App. Today, more than 20 Million merchants & businesses are powered by Paytm to Accept Payments digitally.This is because more than 300 million Indians use Paytm to Pay at their stores. And thats not all, Paytm App is used to Pay bills, do Recharges, Send money to friends & family, Book movies & travel tickets