IT Analyst II - Cybersecurity

Date: May 22, 2023

Location: Bengaluru, KA, IN

Company: AGCO

Join one of the world leaders in global agriculture engineering Technology. AGCO's consistent efforts to deliver smart farming solutions leveraging technology and engineering prowess has helped create innovative global platforms like Precision AG Technologies.


In Support of AGCO's Farmer First purpose and clear intent of developing innovative technological solutions, we are opening a new digital capability centre located in Bengaluru, India,


The centre would focus on augmenting AGCO's global IT and Digital capability and investment in high-quality technology, innovation, and R&D talent.


The teams will be an integral part of AGCO's global ecosystem. They will work as part of a global cross-function and cross-cultural team, working together to deliver AGCO's purpose to provide Farmer-focused solutions to sustainably feed our world​​ and our vision to be the Trusted partner for industry-leading, smart farming solutions​.


"So if you are interested in working for a diverse organization that provides global opportunities, has a vision and purpose to help solve one of the biggest problems of our time and who is on the forefront of innovation, please apply today!"’


Who We Are Looking For:


AGCO is looking to hire candidates for the position of Cybersecurity Analyst II.


As a Cybersecurity Analyst, you will be responsible for monitoring, analyzing, and responding to complex cybersecurity threats and incidents. Your expertise will play a critical role in identifying and mitigating advanced threats to AGCO information systems and data environment.  You will work closely with other members of the cybersecurity team to develop and implement effective strategies to achieve our cybersecurity program goals.



What You Will Do:


  • Investigate and respond to advanced cybersecurity incidents, including malware infections, data breaches, network intrusions, and other security events.

  • Conduct in-depth analysis of security alerts and events to identify indicators of compromise (IOCs) and potential vulnerabilities.

  • Utilize advanced security tools and technologies to detect and prevent security breaches, unauthorized access, and other malicious activities.

  • Perform root cause analysis of security incidents and provide recommendations for remediation and preventive measures.

  • Develop and implement incident response plans, including coordination with other IT teams and external stakeholders, to effectively address security incidents.

  • Work with other teams across the enterprise to determine impact of cybersecurity incidents to the business.

  • Collaborate with other cybersecurity analysts to develop and refine detection rules, signatures, and alerts to enhance the organization's overall threat detection capabilities.

  • Stay up-to-date with the latest cybersecurity threats, vulnerabilities, and industry best practices, and actively participate in knowledge sharing within the team.



What You Will Bring:


  • 4+ years of relevant cybersecurity experience.

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Security, Computer Science, or a related field.  Relevant certifications such as CISSP, CEH, or GIAC are highly desirable.

  • Proven experience working as a Cybersecurity Analyst or in a similar role, with a focus on incident response and threat analysis.

  • In-depth knowledge of cybersecurity technologies, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems (IDS/IPS), endpoint protection solutions, SIEM, and vulnerability management tools.

  • Strong understanding of network protocols, TCP/IP, malware analysis, and reverse engineering techniques.

  • Experience with log analysis, packet capture analysis, and forensic investigation methodologies.

  • Proficient in scripting and automation using languages such as Python, PowerShell, or Bash.

  • Familiarity with regulatory requirements and frameworks such as GDPR, NIST, and ISO 27001.



Who You Are:


  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills with the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams and communicate complex technical issues to non-technical stakeholders.

  • Continuous learner with a proactive approach to staying updated on the latest cybersecurity trends and emerging threats.


What We Offer You:


GLOBAL DIVERSITY – Diversity means many things to us, different brands, cultures, nationalities, genders, generations – even variety in our roles. You make us unique!


ENTERPRISING SPIRIT- Every role adds value. We're committed to helping you develop and grow to realize your potential.


POSITIVE IMPACT – Make it personal and help us feed the world.


INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES - You can combine your love for technology with manufacturing excellence – and work alongside teams of people worldwide who share your enthusiasm.


MAKE THE MOST OF YOU – Benefits include health care and wellness plans and flexible and virtual work option……….


Please note that this job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all required activities, duties, responsibilities, or benefits and may change at any time with or without notice.


AGCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer


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