Security Analytics& Response Orchestration

Security Analyst

location The role will be located in Luxembourg or Belgium.
salary Competitive

ENCODE is seeking Security Analysts at different seniority levels that will join the team of an Encode client. This role will identify areas where information system changes are needed to support client operational plans and to monitor the impact in terms of change management. These Security Analysts will support a multinational organization with multiple European locations and a significant and challenging security infrastructure.

The ideal candidate will have at least three (3) years of experience in a Security Analyst role and solid background in drafting security policies, security operating procedures, security plans, implementing ISO 27001 and performing Risk Assessments.

Location: The role will be located in Luxembourg or Belgium.

Main Responsibilities

  • Identify areas for improvement in business processes providing possible Cyber Security solutions compliant with the ICT strategy
  • Build requirements, specifications, business processes and the business case related to the proposed solutions
  • Elaborate and translate the security monitoring policy into monitoring rules
  • Raise awareness of information technology innovations and potential value to a business
  • Participate in the assessment and choice of Cyber Security solutions
  • Ensure security and appropriate use of Cyber Security resources
  • Perform Risk assessments (Evaluate risks, threats and consequences)
  • Draft & review security plans & Security Operating procedures (SecOps)
  • Develop or review security configurations / security baselines
  • Contribute to the definition and the implementation of the security policy
  • Implement (security policy) technical or operational controls at operational level including in products and systems
  • Provide security training and education
  • Provide technical validation of security tools
  • Contribute to definition of security standards
  • Monitor security developments to ensure data and physical security of the ICT resources

Position Requirements


  • University Degree in Computer Science or Information Technology field
  • Relevant master degree will be considered as an advantage
  • Sound Knowledge and experience in the following areas:
    • Drafting security policies & security plans and SecOps
    • Reviewing Security plans and SecOps
    • Implementing ISO 27001/27002 for a specific architecture / infrastructure
    • Performing Risk Assessments (using relevant methodologies such as EBIOS, CRAMM, PILAR or equivalent)
    • Networking (TCP/IP, SNMP, DNS, Syslog-ng, etc.)
  • Experience with the following products / tools:
    • MS Windows Operating Systems, Linux (RedHat, Debian)
    • Storage (NetApp), Networking (Cisco IOS), vmWare vSphere & ESXi
  • At least 1 certification among:
    • GCED (GIAC Certified Entreprise Defender)
    • GPPA (GIAC Certified Perimeter Protection Analyst)
    • GCWN (GIAC Certified Windows Security Administrator)
    • GCUX (GIAC Certified UNIX Security Administrator)
    • GCCC (GIAC Certified Critical Controls)
    • SSCP ((ISC)2 Certified Systems Security Practitioner)
    • ((ISC)2 Certified Authorization Professional)
    • CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional)
    • CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor)
    • CISM (Certified Information Security Manager)
    • GSEC (GIAC Certified Security Essentials)
    • ECSA (EC-Council Certified Security Analyst)
    • SCPO (SABSA Certified Security Operations &
    • Service Management Practitioner)
    • ECSA (EC-Council Certified Security Analyst)
    • ISO 27001 Lead implementer
    • ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
    • ISO 27005 Risk Manager
    • or an equivalent certification recognized internationally
  • At least 1 certification in the field of incident handling:
    • GCIH (GIAC Certified Incident Handler)
    • GCIA (GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst)
    • ECIH (EC-Council Certified Incident Handler)
    • CSIH (SEI Certified Computer Security Incident Handler)
    • SCMO (SABSA Certified Security Operations & Service Management Specialist)
    • or an equivalent certification recognized
  • Ability to take ownership of tasks and work as a team member
  • Strong English verbal and written communication skills
  • EU citizenship