The Security group of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at TU Eindhoven is looking for a Security Analyst to expand its technical staff and to drive the establisment of the Eindhoven Security Hub (ESH).
The Eindhoven Security Hub (ESH) and the Security Operations Center (SOC)
TU/e and its industrial partners are joining forces in the Eindhoven Security Hub to develop a smarter, leaner SOC solution, that provides an answer to the increased security and monitoring needs of society in general and the small and medium enterprises in particular. The ESH SOC will adopt cutting-edge technology (including machine learning and deep learning based solutions) to address the needs of a broader range of business, including e.g. those adopting Industrial Control Systems and IoT technology. Last but not least, the ESH SOC will be a testbed for pioneering research in intrusion detection, prevention, and response.
The SOC is responsible for the availability, confidentiality and integrity of important, often privacy-sensitive data with which the ESH works. In order to guarantee security in a time of cybercrime, open digital communication and online information exchange, the SOC is committed on a daily basis to detecting, analyzing and dealing with security notifications.
The position is part of the Security group at TU Eindhoven which has a leading role in the establishment of the Eindhoven Security Hub.
The Security group at TU Eindhoven
TU/e is a mid-size technical university located in the heart of the high-tech industry in the Netherlands. The Security group is part of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science (M&CS), which is one of the largest departments of the TU/e with over 100 (assistant, associate and full) professors, almost 200 PhD and PDEng students, and about 1100 bachelor students and 600 master students. By performing top-level fundamental and applied research, offering high-quality educational programs, and maintaining strong ties with industry, the Security group aims to contribute to science and to innovation in and beyond the region. Its research focus spans from security deployment and management, to physical security and attack engineering.
As our new Security Analyst, you analyze evidence of incoming threats to our customers based on the latest information that is developing in the market, such as vulnerabilities. Knowing how to analyze security events using SIEM technologies and being able to handle them, is something that gets you excited. We expect you to identify threats to the organization and to be active in reporting and evaluating these jointly with colleagues and supervisors. Implementing and improving the query logic of the SIEM tooling based on your developing experience as an analyst is also part of the job. Together with the Tier 2 and Tier 3 senior specialists and management you will discuss your insights and remain active in the handling and development of the security report, providing additional insights and information where needed.
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Information and application
Do you recognize yourself in this profile and would you like to know more?
Please contact dr. Luca Allodi: l.allodi[at]tue.nl.
We invite you to submit a complete application by using the 'Apply Now'-button on this page. Your application should be addressed to dr. Luca Allodi. Your application must include:
• One-page cover letter explaining your motivation and suitability for the position
• A detailed CV