Senior Cyber Security Analyst (m/f/x)

38,5h/week for our office in Vienna

For our Managed Defense Team at IKARUS we are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Cyber Security Analyst to join our dynamic team. As a Senior Cyber Security Analyst, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of our organization’s information assets. You will be responsible for the analysis, detection, and response to cyber threats, as well as providing guidance and expertise in developing and implementing effective security measures. The ideal candidate will possess a deep understanding of current cyber security threats, vulnerabilities, and best practices, along with strong analytical, and communication skills.

Your mission:

  • Analysis of cyber security threats, vulnerabilities, and incidents, utilizing advanced tools and techniques to identify and mitigate risks
  • Conduct in-depth analysis of security logs, network traffic, and system activity to detect and respond to emerging threats
  • Stay updated on the latest cyber security trends, threats, and technologies, and provide recommendations for security improvements based on industry best practices
  • Provide leadership and mentorship to junior security analysts, assisting in their professional development and knowledge enhancement
  • Prepare and deliver reports to management and stakeholders, summarizing the organization’s security posture, ongoing security incidents, and recommended actions

Your qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field. A master’s degree is a plus
  • Extensive experience in cyber security analysis, incident response, or a related role, preferably in a complex enterprise environment
  • In-depth knowledge of cyber security principles, methodologies, and best practices, including network security, application security, access controls, and data protection
  • Strong understanding of security technologies, such as firewalls, intrusion detection systems (IDS), intrusion prevention systems (IPS), endpoint protection, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions
  • Proficiency in using cyber security tools and technologies for threat detection, analysis, and incident response
  • Hands-on experience with penetration testing, vulnerability scanning, and security assessment tools
  • Familiarity with relevant industry standards and frameworks (e.g., ISO 27001, NIST Cybersecurity Framework)
  • Professional certifications such as CISSP, CISM, CEH, or GIAC are highly desirable
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to think critically and make sound decisions in high-pressure situations
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively convey complex security concepts to technical and non-technical stakeholders

Your benefits:

  • A fun and international working environment with 13 different nationalities
  • Free coffee and fruit, beer dispenser for after work and regular team events
  • Flexible working hours
  • Option of working from home
  • NO All-In-contract!

Join IKARUS as a Senior Cyber Security Analyst and contribute to the protection of our critical information assets. We offer a competitive salary starting from € 56.000,- and opportunities for professional growth and development. Apply today to be part of our dedicated team focused on maintaining the highest standards of cyber security.

Your next step:

Please email your application to We look forward to getting in touch with you.

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IKARUS Security Software GmbH Blechturmgasse 11
1050 Vienna

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