Cyber Security Engineer (SOC Analyst)

Axis Pay

Axis Pay

cairo, il, usa
Posted on Saturday, March 30, 2024

About Axis

  • We believe that financial services should be more accessible, simple and fun. That’s why we started Axis - an app that empowers consumers, solopreneurs, and small businesses with the digital financial tools they need to reach their potential.
  • Join us if you want to be part of a team that obsesses day in and day out about building financial products that will have a real impact on the lives of millions of people.

Overview of the role

  • We are looking to hire a cyber security engineer with hands on experience in SOC techniques, and an analytical mind set and a detailed understanding of cybersecurity methodologies.
  • Cyber security engineers are expected to have meticulous attention to detail, outstanding problem-solving skills, work comfortably under pressure, and deliver on tight deadlines.

What you’ll be doing

  • Provide Incident Response (IR) support when analysis confirms actionable incident
  • Provide threat and vulnerability analysis as well as security advisory services
  • Create/review/modify documentation as needed, to include any process or procedure and thus ensure it’s up to date and standard
  • Provide Daily/Weekly/Monthly SOC Reports
  • Perform basic forensics tasks
  • Participate in evaluating, recommending, implementing, and troubleshooting security solutions and evaluating IT security of the new IT Infrastructure systems
  • Works as part of a team to ensure that corporate data and technology platform components are safeguarded from known threats
  • Provide recommendations in tuning and optimization of security systems, SOC security process, procedures and policies
  • Define, create and maintain SIEM correlation rules, customer build documents, security process and procedures.
  • Staying up-to-date with emerging security threats including applicable regulatory security requirements


  • Ability to successfully handle multiple priorities simultaneously is required.
  • Capable of meeting and exceeding Service Level Agreements (SLAs) as required per customer requirements
  • Demonstrated skills in digital investigations including: computer forensics, network forensics, malware analysis and memory analysis
  • Ability to analyze data, such as logs or packets captures, from various sources within the enterprise and draw conclusions regarding past and future security incidents
  • Strong knowledge of IT including multiple operating systems and system administration skills (Windows, Unix)
  • Strong understanding of security incident management, malware management and vulnerability management processes
  • Security monitoring experience with one or more SIEM technologies.
  • Strong understanding of networking principles including TCP/IP, WANs, LANs, and commonly used Internet protocols such as SMTP, HTTP, FTP, POP, LDAP
  • A Bachelor's Degree / Diploma in a relevant area of study with a preference for Information Security, Computer Science or Computer Engineering
  • Experience with scripting (Bash/Python).
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in the field of IT Security having information Security for handling SIEM/Firewall/IPS/WAF/any other in-scope solutions.
  • Valid certification for either CEH/ECIH/CHFI/Any SIEM Technical Certification/Any Firewall Technical Certification/or any other industry-related certificate will be considered.