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Specialist - Security Operations

Core42 Ajman, United Arab Emirates Posted: 04 Jul 2024


  • Estimate: $80k - $120k*
  • Zero income tax location


  • Office Only
  • Apply from abroad
  • Visa Provided


  • Experience: Senior
  • English: Professional


About the job

The position is based in Ajman* Looking for a highly analytical, proactive, and result-oriented individual with a keen eye for detail for the role of Specialist - Security Operations, to play a pivotal role in identifying, assessing, and mitigating potential security threats while continuously improving Core42’s security processes and protocols. You will assist in running Security Operations across the Core42 IT ecosystem, safeguarding our organization's digital assets, ensuring the integrity of our systems, and maintaining a robust cybersecurity posture.


  • Assist in the identification, assessment, quantification, reporting, communication, mitigation, and effective monitoring of incidents.
  • Monitor threat management and threat modeling, identifying threat vectors and developing mitigation strategies for security monitoring.
  • Help in developing, maintaining, and managing comprehensive security policies, procedures, and guidelines.
  • Conduct thorough investigations of security breaches and implement appropriate remediation measures.
  • Contribute to the development of information security incident response plans and ensure rapid & effective response to potential threats to information security.
  • Monitor and analyze vulnerability assessment reports ensuring that the servers, applications, and network devices are updated with the latest patches and duly protected from emerging security threats.
  • Deploy and adhere to all best practices recommended by the Information Security and Compliance teams.
  • Analyze incident response reports and advise on corrective actions and enhancements to be made to the information security architecture.
  • Ensure that standard operating procedures for information security are created and meticulously followed.
  • Propose improvement opportunities and preventive measures to enhance the services provided by the information security operations team.
  • Develop security baselines for the systems and monitor their compliance status.
  • Stay abreast of the latest security trends, threats, and technologies, and propose innovative solutions to enhance our security posture.

Skills And Attributes For Success

  • Depth of expertise in cybersecurity principles, practices, and technologies in the context of AI and cloud computing.
  • Strong project management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks and deliver results.
  • Meticulous attention to detail and exceptional analytical thinking capabilities.
  • Solid understanding of business processes and the ability to align security strategies with organizational goals.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field.
  • Relevant professional certifications, such as CISSP, CISM, or CompTIA Security.
  • 3+ years of overall experience in cybersecurity or information security roles.
  • Relevant experience in security operations, incident response, or threat intelligence.
  • Experience with security orchestration, automation, and response (SOAR) technologies.

What We Look For If you are a performance-driven, inquisitive mind with the agility to adapt to ambiguity, you will fit right in. You should be eager to explore opportunities to build meaningful collaborations with stakeholders and aspire to create unique customer-centric solutions. Bias for action and a passion to conquer new frontiers in the AI space is at the heart of the Core42 community.

What Working At Core42 Offers

  • Culture: An open, diverse, and inclusive environment with a global vision that encourages personal growth and focuses on groundbreaking, industry-first innovations.
  • Career: Outstanding learning, development & growth opportunities via structured training programs and innovative, high-tech projects.
  • Work-Life: A hybrid work policy to strike the perfect balance between office and home.
  • Rewards: A competitive remuneration package with a host of perks including healthcare, education support, leave benefits, and more.
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About Core42

Core42 accelerates what people, enterprises, and nations can achieve with AI. As a full-spectrum AI enablement solutions provider, we empower customers to thrive in the AI-driven era. Formed from the merger of G42 Cloud, Inception, and Injazat, we are dedicated to leveraging AI for meaningful change.

Benefits at Core42

    • Join an elite pool of 1500 AI specialists.
    • Opportunities to work on groundbreaking projects.
    • Comprehensive suite of AI, cloud, and cybersecurity services.