IT Security Specialist – m/f – Zurich (Switzerland)


IT Security Specialist – m/f – Zurich (Switzerland)

Ayova Executive Search is an executive search company specializing in sourcing of highly skilled engineers to embark on dynamic and international careers in Europe.


Our client is one of the largest global financial organisations in the world based in Zurich. As contributor in a strong technical team, you will be responsible for the delivery of complex security solutions covering one of the largest global financial organisations in the world.


Profile & Responsibilities

Responding to Security Operations requirements and evolving security policy, you will research, test and help implement changes to the ArcSight SIEM product.
Using your combination of technical and communication skills, you will help realize important security initiatives within the firm. You will be working in a team focused on global security monitoring solutions.

Experiences / Requirements

–          English Fluent, German can be a plus

–          Minimum 5 years experience in the IT Security.

– Strong knowledge of the following are essential:
o Very good understading of SIEM workflows
o Experience designing, administering, creating content for ArcSight Security Event Monitoring solution at a Fortune 500 company
o Arcsight ESM advanced content creation experience
o Arcsight Logger content creation experience
o Proven knowledge of Red Hat Linux system administration and logging infrastructures
o Working with stakeholders and systems analysts to translate business needs into functional requirements
o Creating and archiving systems documentation and support procedures for operations teams

– Is a plus:
o Certifications and authorized training in relevant ArcSight responsibilities
o Previous work on parsing events from DLP, Windows, UNIX, NIDS, HIPS, Database, & Malware sources
o UNIX/Linux Perl, Python, shell scripting, task management, JVM tuning
o Experience with network diagnostics (TCD/UDP)
o CEH / SSCP / CISSP certification is an advantage




Language: English (Fluent)

Place: Zurich

Country: Switzerland

Annual fixed salary: 75.000 – 100.000 EUR

Contract Type and Duration: Full time




Sebastien Sanz

Ayova Executive Search
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