Careers

About Us:

The Institute of Information Security (IIS) Also known as CyberExcellence Academy Pvt. Ltd is one of the most trusted sources of hands-on trainings in information security providing excellent unmatched practical training to individuals and corporates around the globe for over a decade. With the backing of our brilliant technical team providing consulting services for the past 17 years under the brand name of Network Intelligence, we are here to train, mentor and support your career in cybersecurity. Our emphasis on hands-on practical training gives our clients and students an edge to grow rapidly and advance professionally in their respective career(s).

Network   Intelligence (I) Pvt. Ltd. (NII), incorporated   in   2001, is   a   committed   and well-recognized provider of services, solutions and products in the cybersecurity space. Our team of nearly 500+ professionals have made a mark for themselves with highly satisfied clients across the globe supported by our offices in New York, Dubai, Mumbai, Delhi and Pune. With a strong focus on research and innovation, we have built extensive capability around Big Data for Security Analytics, Red Team Assessments, Incident Response, and Security Automation.

We have a strong culture of lifelong learning, research and mentoring. We encourage all our employees to constantly explore their boundaries, attend training programs, obtain certifications and participate in the research efforts of the global cybersecurity community

Why IIS ?

Inspiration by Leadership

We are the leaders in market in the cybersecurity space, you get a chance to learn from & work with the experts.    

Growth

We believe in growing along with the people hence we prioritize the personal development of our team members with our processes which provides you a clear visualization of your career path with the help of immense career opportunities within the organization.

People

People are our core competency & hence your care is our priority, we are one of the few companies’ where you will be supported to do what you love & love what you do.

Excellence

We believe in excellence and constantly strive to improve ourselves, our teams, and our services and products to become the best.

Innovation

You have the freedom to be innovative to see the world differently, develop your ideas, and realize your full potential.

Experts to help you at each step

We have mentorship programs to help and assist you in achieving your dream by gaining knowledge through experience & hard work.

Current Openings

Red Team Assessment - Assessment
Designation: Red Team Assessment
Job Code: HR1149
Location: Noida
Experience: 3+ years
Job Description:
  • Perform red team assessments, social engineering assessments and other offensive engagements.
  • Perform security assessments of technology systems, application architecture, design from security standpoint.
  • Assess processes which will allow to identify business risks and recommend remedial action based on established security standards or industry-specific best practices.
  • Perform security review of application architecture, digital security methodologies and deployments and threat modeling.
  • Perform analysis of applications based on standard practices and secure development lifecycle.
  • Perform various types of tasks such as infrastructure VAPT, WIFI Pen testing, configuration reviews.
  • Use of static code analysis tools such as Fortify, AppScan, Checkmarx, etc and Interactive Scanning tools like Contrast Security etc.
  • Demonstrate team-oriented interpersonal skills, positive impactful communications, business partnership, and project management skills.
  • Work in collaborative environment to build stronger security posture of applications and infrastructure.
  • Agile thinking and analysis that leads to win-win and innovative solutions for the firm.
Analyst/ Sr. Cybersecurity Analyst - Assessment
Designation: Analyst/ Sr. Cybersecurity Analyst
Job Code: HR1005
Location: Mumbai/Pune/Noida
Experience: 2+ years
Job Description:
  • Conduct vulnerability assessment and penetration testing for network, web applications, mobile applications, and thick client applications.
  • Conduct configuration reviews for OS, DB, Firewall, Routers, Switches, and other infrastructure components.
  • Conduct red-team assessments using social engineering, physical security compromise and other techniques.
  • Be well-versed with internal privilege escalation techniques.
  • Conduct source-code review using automated and manual approaches.
  • Prepare detailed reports as per NII format.
  • Ensure timely delivery of status updates and final reports to clients.
  • Handle client queries
  • Keep oneself updated on the latest IT Security news, exploits, hacks.
  • Contribute technical content – chapter meetings, blogposts.
  • Conduct internal and external trainings on various topics related to security assessment.
Cybersecurity Specialist/ Consultant - Assessment
Designation: Cybersecurity Specialist/ Consultant
Job Code: HR1007
Location: Mumbai/Pune/Noida
Experience: 3.5+ years
Job Description:
  • Leading the team You will be expected to coach and mentor junior staff (team of 8-10 professionals) on functional expertise, support fast-paced delivery in challenging environments, function independently to support leaders. Also, provide strategic direction to the team to excel in project delivery as well enhance skill sets.
  • Bring new ideas and automation You will be expected to solve problems by bringing in automation and new initiatives
  • Customer relationship management and project management You will be expected to maintain and manage customer relationships to solve problems faced by clients. Also, end-to-end manage projects which are assigned to you as a leader.
  • Threat Modeling and Application Security Risk Reviews You will be expected to conduct threat modeling exercises for the applications designed by the various teams of our clients and work within the requirements of the project to deliver exceptional value at your work.
  • Penetration Testing and Vulnerability Assessments You will be working on VAPT (Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Testing) projects and will be required not just to adopt the given methodologies, but continuously enhance them and develop new tools and techniques for conducting VAPTs. You will also be engaged in security research to discover new vulnerabilities and write articles on information security, as well as maintain our honeypot and write on our blog - Checkmate.
  • Source Code analysis You will have to work on certain source code analysis projects or provide guidance to team members to conduct such activities.
  • Security Auditing You will also be involved in all other projects undertaken by the Security Assessment team, such as network architecture reviews, security audits, code reviews, application security design reviews, etc.
  • Training for Ethical Hacking and Security Auditing courses NII conducts several hacking and security courses, and you would be also pitching in with specific modules or the entire training course.
Cybersecurity Analyst- MDR
Designation: Cybersecurity Analyst
Job Code: HR1007
Location: Mumbai/ Remote
Experience: 1+ years
Job Description:
  • Monitor network traffic and security alerts for potential events/incidents.
  • Conduct initial triage, declare events/incidents, create incident cases, gather evidence, track and update incident status, and identify additional action items. Handle P1 and P2 incidents under the direction of leads and specialists. Follow through to closure P3 and P4 incidents.
  • Detect, document, respond to and escalate events and incidents in accordance with MSS Incident Handling policies and procedures.
  • Demonstrate capabilities and techniques that can be used to mitigate Cyber-attacks and threats.
  • Demonstrate the capability to utilize the Security Tools to investigate and correlate events.
  • Develop reports and/or briefings for events/incidents. Conduct research on emerging security threats.
  • Maintain shift logs for all SOC activities conducted during scheduled hours.
  • Monitor, maintain, and respond to group email and distribution lists.
  • Create tickets for necessary tasks that need to be executed by external teams. Ensure tasks are communicated via email to the respectable team(s), as well as documenting and tracking activities within tickets according to ticketing procedures and annotating in shift logs according to shift report procedures. Conduct systems and tools health checks.
  • Recommend updates to the wiki with relevant content as it becomes known. Ensure that the phones are forwarded to the “On-Call” or appropriate individual when the office is unmanned.
  • Maintain shift logs for all relevant SOC activities.
  • Conduct internal and external trainings on various topics related to SOC.
Sr. Cybersecurity Analyst- MDR
Designation: Sr. Cybersecurity Analyst
Job Code: HR1136
Location: Mumbai/ Kolkata
Experience: 2+ years
Job Description:
  • Monitor network traffic and security alerts for potential events/incidents.
  • Conduct initial triage, declare events/incidents, create incident cases, gather evidence, track and update incident status, and identify additional action items. Handle P1 and P2 incidents under the direction of leads and specialists. Follow through to closure P3 and P4 incidents.
  • Detect, document, respond to and escalate events and incidents in accordance with MSS Incident Handling policies and procedures.
  • Demonstrate capabilities and techniques that can be used to mitigate Cyber-attacks and threats.
  • Demonstrate the capability to utilize the Security Tools to investigate and correlate events.
  • Develop reports and/or briefings for events/incidents. Conduct research on emerging security threats.
  • Maintain shift logs for all SOC activities conducted during scheduled hours.
  • Monitor, maintain, and respond to group email and distribution lists.
  • Create tickets for necessary tasks that need to be executed by external teams. Ensure tasks are communicated via email to the respectable team(s), as well as documenting and tracking activities within tickets according to ticketing procedures and annotating in shift logs according to shift report procedures. Conduct systems and tools health checks.
  • Recommend updates to the wiki with relevant content as it becomes known. Ensure that the phones are forwarded to the “On-Call” or appropriate individual when the office is unmanned.
  • Maintain shift logs for all relevant SOC activities.
  • Conduct internal and external trainings on various topics related to SOC.
Incident Responder- MDR
Designation: Incident Responder
Job Code: HR1121
Location: Mumbai/ Remote
Experience: 1+ years
Job Description:
  • Manage day to day operation for the team
  • Drive team performance and measure key performance indicators.
  • Handle Incident escalations.
  • Collaborate across boundaries to identify scope of improvement in Incident Response.
  • Ensure incidents are handled with excellence.
  • Oversee and keep an eye on everyday progress on tasks & ensure daily governance
  • Recommend enhancement of the current detection rules.
  • Lead debriefs meetings for incidents.
SOC Manager – MDR
Designation: SOC Manager
Job Code: HR1131
Location: Remote
Experience: 5+ years
Job Description:
  • Lead and manage Security Operations Center
  • Primarily responsible for security event monitoring, management and response
  • Ensure incident identification, assessment, quantification, reporting, communication, mitigation and monitoring
  • Ensure compliance to SLA, process adherence and process improvisation to achieve operational objectives
  • Revise and develop processes to strengthen the current Security Operations Framework, review policies and highlight the challenges in managing SLAs
  • Responsible for team & vendor management, overall use of resources and initiation of corrective action where required for Security Operations Center
  • Management, administration & maintenance of security devices under the purview of ITRC which consists of state-of-the art technologies
  • Perform threat management, threat modeling, identify threat vectors and develop use cases for security monitoring
  • Responsible for integration of standard and non-standard logs in SIEM
  • Creation of reports, dashboards, metrics for SOC operations and presentation to Sr. Mgmt.
  • Co-ordination with stakeholders, build and maintain positive working relationships with them
Cybersecurity Consultant – Payment Security
Designation: Cybersecurity Consultant
Job Code: HR1097
Location: Remote
Experience: 3+ years
Job Description:
  • To deliver PCI DSS, PA DSS consulting services to new and existing clients
  • Performing onsite PCI DSS implementation for various industry verticals
  • Assisting PCI QSAs in PCI DSS validation and deliverable preparation
  • To deliver governance, risk, and compliance consulting services to new and existing clients
  • Team collaboration and where necessary mentoring to other consultants Writing reports to a high standard and provide technical QA for the work of others.
Cybersecurity Analyst – Solutions
Designation: Cybersecurity Analyst
Job Code: HR1152
Location: Mumbai
Experience: 1+ years
Job Description:
  • Knowledge of CyberArk & processes required for controlling & ensuring access to systems.
  • environment and roles as well as their underlying technology.
  • Ensure that all required regulatory and internal policies and standards with respect to privileged identities are adhered to
Cybersecurity Analyst – Strategy and Risk Advisory
Designation: Cybersecurity Analyst
Job Code: HR1153
Location: Mumbai/ Pune
Experience: 1+ years
Job Description:
  • Assist in executing ISMS implementation
  • Assist in conducting gap analysis for PCI DSS and follow up for closure of gaps
  • Conduct ISMS internal audits and reporting
  • Assist in conducting Risk Assessments
  • Development of Policies and procedures
  • Conduct reviews for implementation of policies and procedures
  • Assist in various regulatory audits including but not limited to RBI, IRDA, SEBI, etc.
  • Conduct ISMS awareness trainings
  • Follow up with clients for closure of gaps/issues
  • Coordinate with various teams at client location
  • Development of minimum baseline security standards
  • Understand the organization and conduct various applicable internal audits
  • Conduct audits for vendor risk assessments
  • Conduct basic IT infrastructure security checks
Cybersecurity Consultant – Strategy and Risk Advisory
Designation: Cybersecurity Consultant
Job Code: HR1130
Location: Bangalore
Experience: 1+ years
Job Description:
  • Lead/Execute ISMS implementation
  • Lead/Execute BCMS implementation
  • Conduct IT Governance related audits
  • Conduct IT infrastructure audits
  • Conduct Process audits
  • Lead/Execute ITSM implementation
  • Conduct PCI DSS gap assessments and coordination for closure of gaps
  • Conduct organization-wide Risk assessments – based on ISO 31000, NIST, ISO 27005, etc.
  • Conduct application security reviews
  • Perform audits based on various regulatory requirements including but not limited to RBI, IRDA, SEBI, NSE/BSE, TRAI, SWIFT.
  • Lead/Execute implementation and assessments pertaining to UAE specific standards such as NESA
  • Development/Review of Policies and Procedures
  • Development of minimum baseline security standards
  • Network Security architecture reviews.
Full Stack Developer– Development
Designation: Full Stack Developer
Job Code: HR1160
Location: Remote
Experience: 5-7 years
Job Description:
  • resource from development background, enthusiastic to learn and work on information security profile
  • (.Net Core, Angular, SQL Server, HTML, CSS3, JavaScript, etc)
Front End Developer– Development
Designation: Front End Developer
Job Code: HR1161
Location: Remote
Experience: 5-7 years
Job Description:
  • Resource from development background, enthusiastic to learn and work on information security profile
  • Angular, JavaScript, HTML, CSS3, SCSS
Backend Developer – Development
Designation: Backend Developer
Job Code: HR1162
Location: Remote
Experience: 1-2 years
Job Description:
  • Resource from development background, enthusiastic to learn and work on information security profile.
  • .Net framework, SQL Server
Python Developer – Development
Designation: Python Developer
Job Code: HR1163
Location: Remote
Experience: 1-2 years
Job Description:
  • Experience in Python Development.
  • Resource from development background, enthusiastic to learn and work on information security profile