SOC Operations Specialist

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Date: 03-Mar-2021

Location: Bangalore, KA, India

Company: Alstom

Req ID:101066 

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 38 900 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.    



The primary responsibility of the Security Operations Manager is to ensure security risks are identified and managed within acceptable limits. The Security Manager will work closely with Design Authority, Solution Architects, IS Design,IS&T operations and Business teams to manage security of the organization 






  • Responsible for providing risk oversight by ensuring proper insight is given to the security leadership team for taking informed decisions on matters related to information security
  • Feasibility engagements with business groups to ensure security requirements are discussed and incorporated early in the process.
  • Assesses risks and identifies issues and solutions to timely and efficiently achieve program goals or project objectives while maintaining security standards.
  • Maintain an awareness of business, technical, architecture, infrastructure, and end user support issues and act as sounding board to aid in the development of creative solutions
  • Uses judgment in data analysis to develop and design solutions.
  • Develop and maintain measurable security metrics program; Assess performance to ensure that it meets the present and future needs of the business.
  • Support business needs in developing and maintaining application, network and systems requirements in accordance with security standards
  • Responsible for management of information security strategy, solutions, and ongoing technology refresh and enhancements
  • Analyze vulnerability management reports / external threats and recommend remediation actions based on application risk profile and environment.
  • Implement and lead exceptions management process for Firewall / VPN requests, Filtering rules, etc.)
  • Develop and validate related flows matrices and configuration standards for each provided technology with support of provider
  • In­Depth understanding of various information security tools and technologies




To be considered for this role, candidate need to demonstrate the following skills experience and attributes:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology or related field
  • Minimum 6-8 years of relevant IT experience
  • Professional industry standard certifications like CISSP, CEH, GIAC, CISM, ISO 27002 etc. will be an added advantage
  • Experience with various IT / Security technologies ­ including, Active Directory, DNS, Messaging, Firewalls/ VPN Gateways, IPS, Proxy, WAF, PKI, IAM,etc.
  • Good understanding of tools like CyberArk, PingIdentity, Sailpoint, Qualys, Veracode
  • Proficient hands­on experience and understanding of various security tools and technologies.
  • Experience in an operational role working directly with internal and external customers, trouble ticketing systems, and incident management
  • Solid understanding of ITIL process framework
  • Must understand and have worked in an operational environment such as a NOC or SOC for 2 ­ 4 years
  • Demonstrated leadership experience in the area of Security Operations
  • Proven planning, prioritization, and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated drive for continuous learning, results ­orientation, and teamwork
  • Ability to drive change through innovation & process improvement
  • Ability to manage projects and drive action items with customers and cross­functional peers
  • Proven crisis management skills
  • Professional & concise communication (written & verbal)
  • Ability and flexibility to adapt to change, including shifting and competing priorities
  • Demonstrated ability to be a big picture thinker, strategist, and long term planner
  • Strong analytical skills with demonstrated problem solving ability
  • Project management skills with a proven ability to design workable solutions will be an added advantage
  • Exposure to ISO 27002 and ISO 27005

An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.   



Job Type:​Experienced​

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