IMI1481 - Information Security Analyst-OT

Job Family: Information Security
Location: Ras Al Khair, Saudi Arabia
Business Line: Information Technology
Department: Information Security
Closing Date: 31-Dec-2023
Job Purpose

Design, develop, test, install, customize, and troubleshoot information security systems and solutions to ensure protection of IT assets, business functions and requirements. Incumbent is qualified systems analyst with good in-depth knowledge of OT (Industrial) Network Cybersecurity operations area and will lead the operations and projects in this field with minimum direction.

Key Accountabilities & Working Relationships


  • Continuous monitoring of SOC tools such as SIEM for security incidents and performs and/or facilitates risk assessments, vulnerability tests and reports to management with findings and undertake measures to ensure conformance.
  • Analyse changes to infrastructure, perform systems outages investigations, and maintain KPIs reporting.
  • Monitor and manage security events, logs of OT and Business systems.
  • Taking actions based on incident severity such as notifying system owners, Provide resolution steps or workaround, Following the Incident Response Plan, Escalate Security incidents according to the incident response escalation procedure, Properly document the SOC ticket, document and report false positives, Suggest or implement filtering tools to suppress recurring false positives, Resolve SOC tickets and ticket related issues, Trace attacks and gather information about attackers, Verify logging and reporting of newly integrated devices.
  • Monitor health of SIEM components and create incidents to support team for action.
  • Escalation of incident for non-standard incident.
  • Generate reports as per defined templates and frequency.
  • Enhance or develop and maintain and support computer software and hardware.
  • Performs Cybersecurity audits, assessments, vulnerability tests and reports the findings and undertake measures to ensure conformance.
  • Performs risk assessments, vulnerability tests and reports to management with findings and undertake measures to ensure conformance.


Internal Interactions

Frequent contact with Senior Engineer for direction and guidance, and with customers for review and evaluation of application requirements

External Interactions

Frequent contact with vendors for product information and technical support

Who we are looking for



Bachelor of Science (BS) OR Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management Information Technology (MIS), Engineering, Physical Sciences, Mathematics or equivalent. 

Professional Qualifications

IT Industry Accredited and related certificate e.g., ITIL, MCP, CCNA - Security, CompTIA Sec+, CEH, CCSP, CEH, CISA, CISM


  • Knowledge and experience with PCs, LAN topologies, routers, Switches, and terminal servers 
  • Knowledge and experience with Security incident handling and associated tools
  • Knowledge of security applications such as IDS, Security Event Management, and anomaly detection tools
  • Knowledge of Cybersecurity frameworks and standards such as NIST CSF, ISO 27001
  • Seek self-development programs/education.
  • Ability to work under own initiative and under tight time pressures - planning, prioritizing, and controlling own workload.


Seven (7) years of relevant experience in Information Security function


About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application. To complete the application you would need the following document(s):
1. Resume/CV
2. Relevant Certifications