Information Security Specialist

Valletta, Valletta, Malta


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We currently have a vacancy for an Information Security Specialist fluent in English, to offer his/her services as an expert. The work will be carried out in the company’s premises, on site at customer premises. In the context of the first assignment, the successful candidate will be integrated in the Development team of the company that will closely cooperate with a major client’s IT team.

Your tasks

  • Increase the security automation processes via playbooks and machine learning heuristics for both alerts and incidents;
  • Analyze and respond to increased security threats by way of EUAA security platforms and technologies;
  • Respond in a timely manner (within documented SLA) to configuration, maintenance, incident management, and other requests;
  • Perform threat hunting using network and endpoint logs, where strong network and OS skills are necessary;
  • Update Protective Monitoring/SOC documentation, processes and procedures and ensure currency.


  • University degree in IT, combined with relevant professional experience of more than 6 years;
  • Experience with Information Security Management;
  • Experience with Palo Alto Cortex XDR and Palo Alto XSOAR;
  • Experience with playbook development in Security Orchestration, Automation and Response systems;
  • Experience with Splunk and XQL language;
  • Experience with Advanced analysis in the cyber security area;
  • Experience with Windows operating systems in enterprise environments;
  • Knowledge of Using sandboxes;
  • Knowledge of MISP Threat Sharing and Digital forensics;
  • Good understanding of Linux operating systems and Firewalls;
  • Knowledge of CTFs and cyber ranges (for example, BTLO, HackTheBox);
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP networking and a scripting language (for example, Python);
  • Excellent command of the English language.


If you are seeking a career in an exciting and dynamic company, where you will offer your services as part of a team of a major European Institution, operating in an international, multilingual and multicultural environment where you can expect real chances to make a difference, please send us your detailed CV in English, quoting reference (15354/05/2023).

We offer a competitive remuneration (either on contract basis or remuneration with full benefits package), based on qualifications and experience. All applications will be treated as confidential.

EUROPEAN DYNAMICS (ED) ( is a leading Software, Information and Communication Technologies company, operating internationally (Athens, Brussels, Luxembourg, Copenhagen, Stockholm, London, Nicosia, Hong-Kong, Valetta, etc). The company employs over 600 engineers, IT experts and consultants (around 3% PhD, 36% MSc and 53% BSc or equivalent). We design and develop software applications using state-of-the-art technology. The group generates annual revenues in the range of EURO 40 million, with an EBITDA in the range of 20%. The value of our contract portfolio exceeds EURO 250 million. EUROPEAN DYNAMICS is a renowned supplier of IT services to government institutions, multinational corporations, public administrations and multinational companies, research and academic institutes.

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, we are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion.

EUROPEAN DYNAMICS (ED) adheres to the General Data Protection Regulation principles by applying its Privacy Policy as published in By submitting an application to this position and by sharing your personal data with ED, you acknowledge and accept its Policy and authorise ED to process your personal data for the purposes of the company's recruitment opportunities, in line to the Policy.

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Tags: Automation Firewalls Forensics Linux Machine Learning MISP Monitoring PhD Privacy Python Scripting SOC Splunk TCP/IP Windows

Perks/benefits: Career development

Regions: Europe North America
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