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Job Description

Purpose / Job Description

A cybersecurity Operations Senior Analyst serves as the technical expert on Cybersecurity analytics, cybersecurity tools, data protection, threat detection, response and recovery.

Strategic Importance

§ Analyze and monitor cyber security logs to identify/report any threats or potential risks (SOC monitoring)

§ Assist in designing solid security architecture with cost-effective security tools to keep MEDGULF always safe and protected from new threats/zero day’s attacks and other malwares.

Accountabilities & Responsibilities

· Understand threat intelligence and help to treat Threats, Vulnerabilities, and Exploits in MEDGULF IT landscape.

· Have wide knowledge and exposure to infrastructure systems like (Active directory, windows servers, Domain controllers, proxies, virtualization, etc.)

· Conduct daily security health checks and reports to proactively capture and detect any security threats/malicious events.

· Professional handling of security incidents with timely response and recovery

· Maintain proficiency in security exploitation tools, attack techniques, procedures and trends.

· Maintain an up-to-date comprehension of emerging trends in information security in general to identify and resolve Cybersecurity challenges

· Develop and present timely and accurate security design and architectural review reports

· Perform cybersecurity analysis in accordance with a defined methodology in order to produce the strengths and weaknesses in MEDGULF security postures.

· Responsible for RCA Reports related to cybersecurity / information security incidents

· Support the detection, identification, and reporting efforts of possible cyber-attacks and intrusions, ransomware, zero day attacks.

· Support the detection of security gaps/weaknesses on IT systems by conducting vulnerability assessment & Penetration testing.

· Characterize and perform analysis of network traffic and system data to identify anomalous activity and potential threats to resources.

· Responsible of managing/implementing Security Information & Event Management solution (SIEM)

· Prepare detailed network defense improvement recommendations to close/mitigate incidents

· Enhance behavioral analysis and signature-less techniques to enhance protection of end-points security

· Frequently perform an authorization and access rights review to ensure only authorized users have the right access to the targeted systems/servers.

· Technical certification is preferred on Windows servers, Proxies & Firewalls, networking, other Forensics & security tools

· Have knowledge of digital forensics and investigation methodologies.

· Must have one the specified Information security / Cybersecurity related Certifications (CISSP, CSSLP, CCFP, CSP, etc.)


* Strong hands-on cybersecurity / information security skills and experience.
* Must be able to maintain confidentiality when working with sensitive information.
* Good verbal and written language skills – English (and ideally Arabic).
* Strong analytical skills
* Systematic approach and rigorous attention to detail
* Good communication skills
* Good exposure with regulatory, testing, and best practices frameworks relevant to Cyber-security / information security is required:
* SAMA Cyber-security Framework
* ISO 27001
* Positive attitude towards learning and development demonstrated by a record of continuing professional development
* Good Team player

Job Details

Functional Area:
Total Positions:
1 Post
Job Type:
Full Time/Permanent
Job Location:
No Preference
Minimum Education:
Degree Title:
Computer Science & Engineering / Information Security
Career Level:
Experienced Professional
Minimum Experience:
4 Years (• Minimum 4 years of IT infrastructure experience of which at least 2 years should be within Cybersecurity / Information security operations & analysis)
Work Permit:
Saudi Arabia
Apply Before:
Oct 30, 2018
Posting Date:
Jul 30, 2018
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The Mediterranean and Gulf Insurance and Reinsurance (Medgulf) is a leading regional insurance group providing the retail & institutional markets with comprehensive insurance coverage through its operations in various countries in the region. Medgulf consolidated its activities since 1980 through ...Read More

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