Cyber Security Analyst

MERCK spol. s r.o.

Place of work
Dvořákovo nábrežie, Old Town
Contract type
Start date
by agreement
Wage (gross)
1 500 - 3 000 EUR/monthBasic salary component depends on experience of the candidate. The bonus part of the salary and statutory bonuses for night shift/weekend work is not included.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

- Monitoring and investigation of security incidents from various sources(User Reported, SIEM etc.)
- Provide timely detection, identification, and alerting of possible attacks/intrusions, anomalous activities, and misuse activities and distinguish these incidents and events from benign activities.
- Coordinate with enterprise-wide cyber defense staff to validate network alerts.
- Document and escalate incidents (including event’s history, status, and potential impact for further action) that may cause ongoing and immediate impact to the environment.
- Perform security reviews and identify security gaps in security architecture resulting in recommendations for inclusion in the risk mitigation strategy.
- Ticket handling, responsibility for contacting both business and customers(users)
- Performing advanced investigations and proposing proactive measures of protection
- Provides cybersecurity recommendations to leadership based on significant threats and vulnerabilities.
- Support of a 365/24/7 Global Operations

Employee perks, benefits

- Home office possibility
- Yearly bonus, fully payed meal vouchers, gift coupons, benefit for attending various public venues
- Opportunity to start your career in growing Cyber Security field and get valuable hands on experience
- Unlimited access to a self-learning platform (Pluralsight) and external training opportunities and certifications
- Corporate laptop and mobile phone

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

High school education in IT realted field

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

- Comprehensive understanding of the network layers and OSI model
- Knowledge of Cyber Security concepts, understanding of attack methodology to be able to discern significant events or to understand the requirements.
- Troubleshooting skills - ability to dissect traffic e.g. tcpdump,wireshark .
- Experience with
- Python and Powershell scripting languages are a plus.
- Understanding of HTML,PHP,JS languages for webpage inspection
- Do you have previous IT related experience but no cyber security experience? Would you like to start a career in a Cyber Security field ? Don't hesitate to apply as we are looking
for ambitious and dependable juniors we can train and help them grow


Brief description of the company

A career at Merck is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 50,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.

What we offer: At Merck, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

Number of employees

50-99 employees

Company address

MERCK spol. s r.o.
Dvořákovo nábrežie 4
810 06 Bratislava


Contact person: Ela Koželová
Tel.: +421918764016
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3913033  Dátum zverejnenia: 18.5.2020  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 500 EUR/month