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Cyber Security Specialist

Landis+Gyr is a leading global provider of integrated energy management solutions for the utility sector. Offering one of the broadest portfolios, we deliver innovative and flexible solutions to help utilities solve their complex challenges in Smart Metering, Grid Edge Intelligence and Smart Infrastructure. With sales of USD 1.4 billion in FY 2020, Landis+Gyr employees approximately 5,000 people in over 30 countries across five continents, with the sole mission of helping the world manage energy better. More information is available at Landis+Gyr website landisgyr.eu


This position is opened to facilitate the following important tasks within the Cyber Security Countermeasure Team. First is the security incident response handling. Candidate needs to prove strong analytical and technical skills for the effective and efficient security incident investigation and remediation. Second major task is to contribute on enhancements of the security incident response processes and their implementation into the already existing security tools and procedures. Run the Vulnerability Management program.


Job Responsibilities:
Following is a summary of the essential functions for this job. Other duties may be performed, both major and minor, which are not mentioned below. Specific activities may change from time to time.

  • Investigate the Cyber security incidents and drive the remediation actions to completely remove the threats in both on-premise and cloud environments
  • Track the remediation actions’ progress to make sure they are followed by appropriate personnel within the expected timeframe, escalate if needed
  • Suggest the preventive actions and drive the effort to implement them globally in order to minimize the risk that the particular security issues can occur again 
  • Participate on incident response process enhancements, suggest changes, implement them and document
  • Create runbooks and workflows for specific incident types, implement them into the existing security incident tracking tool
  • Create reports to provide the overview of the current incident response situation as well as trending over a time for various types of audience, e.g. Top-level Management, CISO, Security Team members, etc.
  • Lead the vulnerability management program to make sure the whole IT/OT environment is scanned for vulnerabilities, the discovered flaws are addressed as per the severity, and track the remediation process. Escalate when agreed deadlines are not met
  • On-call support for Critical severity security incidents


Required Skills:

  • Broad cyber security knowledge, including familiarity with common attack methodologies, tactics and protocols, Advance Persistent Threat groups, Hacker activities, etc
  • Strong knowledge of security incident response processes and methodologies
  • Good understanding of networking, TCP/IP protocols, ISO/OSI model
  • Good understanding of Cloud Security and related threats and vulnerabilities
  • ServiceNow SecOps module administration skills to be able to onboard new incident types, create related workflows, create reports & dashboards, SLA’s etc.
  • Ability to create user/admin/solution documentation
  • Must understand Windows and Unix systems
  • Must understand security alerts coming from various tools and platforms securing different layers of environment, e.g. network, endpoints, email communication, OS, application, cloud, mobile devices
  • Ability to assess threats and vulnerabilities based on their severity and potential impact to business
  • Ability to prioritize work to make sure that critical and high severity issues are handled first 
  • Ability to work independently and also within the Team
  • Eager to learn, educate and keep up with latest trends in cyber security area
  • Good communication skills
  • Good cooperation with internal and external teams, mainly: IT, Data Privacy Office, Compliance, vendors
  • Sense for details
  • Time flexibility

Required Experience:
5+ years of experience in Cyber Security 
3+ years in Incident Response area is a must
Vulnerability Management skills at professional level
Experience with securing Cloud environment, especially GCP and Azure
Experience with SIEM technologies
Large experience with various security tools securing different layers of the environment
Hands-on experience with ServiceNow as SecOps module admin
Security Certifications (GIAC, ISC2/CISSP, CySA+) is a plus


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If you have the drive and enthusiasm to accept this challenge and to work in a very dynamic, cross functional and international environment, we are looking forward to meeting you. Click apply now.


Job Title:  Cyber Security Specialist


Prague, CZ

Requisition ID:  8881
Date Posted:  Oct 11, 2021

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