1.Prior work experience in SOC or NOC environment handling shifts.
2.Familiarity needed with several key security technologies Cisco Security products, Checkpoint firewalls, Juniper firewalls, DLP tools( MacAfee) , Source fire IDS, MacAfee/splunk SIEM , Certificate and key management tools, Firewall monitoring and OS compliance checkers.
3.Prior System administration background in Linux/Unix
4.Strong analytical and problem solving skills
5.Demonstrated experience working in heterogeneous environment
6.Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
7.Knowledge of PCI and ISO 27001 regulations
8.Experience in handling security projects
BS degree/Engineering Diploma in IT or related field
Security or Network certification is desirable, with preference given to current holders of CISSP, CISM, CISA or GIAC
ITIL V3 knowledge desirable.