About Us:

The Institute of Information Security (IIS) Also known as CyberExcellence Academy Pvt. Ltd is one of the most trusted sources of hands-on trainings in information security providing excellent unmatched practical training to individuals and corporates around the globe for over a decade. With the backing of our brilliant technical team providing consulting services for the past 17 years under the brand name of Network Intelligence, we are here to train, mentor and support your career in cybersecurity. Our emphasis on hands-on practical training gives our clients and students an edge to grow rapidly and advance professionally in their respective career(s).

Network   Intelligence (I) Pvt. Ltd. (NII), incorporated   in   2001, is   a   committed   and well-recognized provider of services, solutions and products in the cybersecurity space. Our team of nearly 500+ professionals have made a mark for themselves with highly satisfied clients across the globe supported by our offices in New York, Dubai, Mumbai, Delhi and Pune. With a strong focus on research and innovation, we have built extensive capability around Big Data for Security Analytics, Red Team Assessments, Incident Response, and Security Automation.

We have a strong culture of lifelong learning, research and mentoring. We encourage all our employees to constantly explore their boundaries, attend training programs, obtain certifications and participate in the research efforts of the global cybersecurity community

Why IIS ?

Inspiration by Leadership

We are the leaders in market in the cybersecurity space, you get a chance to learn from & work with the experts.    


We believe in growing along with the people hence we prioritize the personal development of our team members with our processes which provides you a clear visualization of your career path with the help of immense career opportunities within the organization.


People are our core competency & hence your care is our priority, we are one of the few companies’ where you will be supported to do what you love & love what you do.


We believe in excellence and constantly strive to improve ourselves, our teams, and our services and products to become the best.


You have the freedom to be innovative to see the world differently, develop your ideas, and realize your full potential.

Experts to help you at each step

We have mentorship programs to help and assist you in achieving your dream by gaining knowledge through experience & hard work.

Current Openings

Sr. Cybersecurity Analyst/Specialist - Assessment
Designation: Sr. Cybersecurity Analyst/Specialist
Job Code: HR1005
Location: Mumbai
Experience: 2+ years
Job Description:
  • Conduct vulnerability assessment and penetration testing for network, web applications, mobile applications and thick-client application
  • Conduct configuration reviews for OS, DB, Firewall, Routers, Switches and other infrastructure components
  • Conduct red-team assessments using social engineering, physical security compromise and other techniques
  • Be well-versed with internal privilege escalation techniques
  • Conduct source-code review using automated and manual approaches
  • Prepare detailed reports as per NII format
  • Ensure timely delivery of status updates and final reports to clients
  • Handle client queries
  • Keep oneself updated on the latest IT Security news, exploits, hacks
  • Contribute technical content – chapter meetings, blogposts
  • Conduct internal and external trainings on various topics related to security assessment.
Designation: SIEM Admin
Job Code: HR1043
Location: Mumbai
Experience: 2+ years
Job Description:
  • Act as the subject matter expert for the SIEM solution.
  • Maintain SIEM operations and document current environment.
  • Work with external teams to ensure all necessary logging sources are reporting to the SIEM.
  • Creation of technically detailed reports on the status of the SIEM to include metrics on items such as number of logging sources; log collection rate, and server performance.
  • Assist in troubleshooting and problem solving a wide variety of client issues.
  • Content developer - develop custom parsers, use cases and other relevant content for SIEM
Incident Responder- SOC
Designation: Incident Responder
Job Code: HR1121
Location: Mumbai
Experience: 1+ years
Job Description:
  • Manage day to day operation for the team
  • Drive team performance and measure key performance indicators.
  • Handle Incident escalations.
  • Collaborate across boundaries to identify scope of improvement in Incident Response.
  • Ensure incidents are handled with excellence.
  • Oversee and keep an eye on everyday progress on tasks & ensure daily governance
  • Recommend enhancement of the current detection rules.
  • Lead debrief meetings for incidents.
Sr. Cybersecurity Analyst- SOC
Designation: Sr. Cybersecurity Analyst
Job Code: HR1136
Location: Mumbai
Experience: 2+ years
Job Description:
  • Monitor network traffic and security alerts for potential events/incidents.
  • Conduct initial triage, declare events/incidents, create incident cases, gather evidence, track and update incident status, and identify additional action items. Handle P1 and P2 incidents under the direction of leads and specialists. Follow through to closure P3 and P4 incidents.
  • Detect, document, respond to and escalate events and incidents in accordance with MSS Incident Handling policies and procedures.
  • Demonstrate capabilities and techniques that can be used to mitigate Cyber-attacks and threats.
  • Demonstrate the capability to utilize the Security Tools to investigate and correlate events.
  • Develop reports and/or briefings for events/incidents. Conduct research on emerging security threats.
  • Maintain shift logs for all SOC activities conducted during scheduled hours.
  • Monitor, maintain, and respond to group email and distribution lists.
  • Create tickets for necessary tasks that need to be executed by external teams. Ensure tasks are communicated via email to the respectable team(s), as well as documenting and tracking activities within tickets according to ticketing procedures, and annotating in shift logs according to shift report procedures. Conduct systems and tools health checks.
  • Recommend updates to the wiki with relevant content as it becomes known. Ensure that the phones are forwarded to the “On-Call” or appropriate individual when the office is unmanned.
  • Maintain shift logs for all relevant SOC activities.
  • Conduct internal and external trainings on various topics related to SOC.
SOC Manager
Designation: SOC Manager
Job Code: HR1131
Location: Mumbai
Experience: 2+ years
Job Description:
  • Lead and manage Security Operations Center
  • Primarily responsible for security event monitoring, management and response
  • Ensure incident identification, assessment, quantification, reporting, communication, mitigation and monitoring
  • Ensure compliance to SLA, process adherence and process improvisation to achieve operational objectives
  • Revise and develop processes to strengthen the current Security Operations Framework, review policies and highlight the challenges in managing SLAs
  • Responsible for team & vendor management, overall use of resources and initiation of corrective action where required for Security Operations Center
  • Management, administration & maintenance of security devices under the purview of ITRC which consists of state-of-the art technologies
  • Perform threat management, threat modeling, identify threat vectors and develop use cases for security monitoring
  • Responsible for integration of standard and non-standard logs in SIEM
  • Creation of reports, dashboards, metrics for SOC operations and presentation to Sr. Mgmt.
  • Co-ordination with stakeholders, build and maintain positive working relationships with them
Sr. Cybersecurity Analyst/Specialist- GRC
Designation: Sr. Cybersecurity Analyst/Specialist
Job Code: HR1113
Location: Mumbai
Experience: 2+ years
Job Description:
  • Lead/Execute ISMS implementation
  • Lead/Execute BCMS implementation
  • Conduct IT Governance related audits
  • Conduct IT infrastructure audits
  • Conduct Process audits
  • Lead/Execute ITSM implementation
  • Conduct PCI DSS gap assessments and coordination for closure of gaps
  • Conduct organization-wide Risk assessments – based on ISO 31000, NIST, ISO 27005, etc.
  • Conduct application security reviews
  • Perform audits based on various regulatory requirements including but not limited to RBI, IRDA, SEBI, NSE/BSE, TRAI, SWIFT.
  • Lead/Execute implementation and assessments pertaining to UAE specific standards such as NESA
  • Development/Review of Policies and Procedures
  • Development of minimum baseline security standards
  • Network Security architecture reviews.
Delivery Manager - Assessment
Designation: Delivery Manager
Job Code: HR1146
Location: Mumbai
Experience: 6+ years
Job Description:
  • Overall responsibility and accountability of delivery related activities for cybersecurity services (emphasis is on Security Assessment related services, such as VA, PT, etc.)
  • Hands on leader of a team to resolve complex customer issues and improve our service and products.
  • Collaborate with a diverse audience such as business stakeholders, leadership, finance, and the service delivery team to ensure consistency and bring change that improves the level of Cybersecurity practices.
  • Work closely with customers and internal teams to ensure all the projects are well executed and within the defined timeframes.
  • Liaison with sales team for any delivery related issues, additional project efforts, customer expectations, etc.
  • Accountable for ensuring critical customer issues related to project delivery and project management are completed with appropriate RCA’s.
  • Optimize resource utilization and capacity planning and provide dashboards to leadership.
  • Forecast resource requirements that includes human, infrastructure, essential to successfully deliver Assessment projects.
  • Develop long term delivery roadmap strategies based on MIS data on projects, revenue, and billing.
  • Assist with the development of processes and procedures to improve operational functions.
  • Manage operational aspects which will ensure smooth functioning of the department (e.g., mobilizing resources, procurement of new technologies, etc.)
  • Review financial reports to ensure efficiency and quality of operations and project delivery.
  • Assist in emergency management and contingency planning in case of any unforeseen issues.
DevOps Engineer – Innovation and Research
Designation: DevOps Engineer
Job Code: HR1147
Location: Mumbai
Experience: 2+ years
Job Description:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related technical discipline (or equivalent experience).
  • Able to collaborate and lead the team of developers, IT staffs, and system administrators.
  • Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent process management and documentation skills.
  • Lead the design and implementation of highly scalable solutions in the cloud using ELK (Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana).
  • Knowledge of best practices of development, testing, operations, production, deployment, and monitoring.
  • Use of Jenkins for the CI/CD DevOps pipeline process.
  • Experience in configuration management tools such as Ansible, Saltstack, and Puppet, etc.
  • Experience in coding and scripting solutions such as bash and python.
  • Experience in building VM's and containerization using Kubernetes and Docker etc.
  • Build automation wherever possible in the DevOps end to end architecture.
  • Database - Mongodb, Mysql, Oracle, SQL etc
  • Good command in English language for written and verbal communication.
Cloud Security Architecture - Assessment
Designation: Cloud Security Architecture
Job Code: HR1148
Location: Mumbai
Experience: 5+ years
Job Description:
  • Architecture consulting to construct Security Architectures for a business unit or infrastructure Technology team in the Microsoft Azure and AWS space
  • Areas covered:
    • Authentication, Authorization, Auditing
    • Application Security – Session Security, Vulnerability/Penetration Testing items, Input Validation
    • Secure data transport and storage
Desired Skills:
  • In depth knowledge of application, network, and platform security vulnerabilities. Ability to explain these vulnerabilities to developers.
  • Experience in conducting Information Security, IT Security, Audit assessments. Presenting the outcomes of the assessment and obtaining buy in.
  • Strong focus on reviewing technical designs and functional requirements to identify areas of Security weakness.
    • The candidate must have working experience in the following application/network security domains:
    • Authentication: SAML, SiteMinder, Kerberos, OpenId
    • Entitlements and identity management
    • Data protection, data leakage prevention and secure data transfer and storage
    • App Security - validation checking, software attack methodologies.
    • Cryptography – encryption and hashing
  • Knowledge of standard network model and the risks that present at each layer, the functions of network equipment such as switches, routers, firewalls, proxies, VPN, and load-balancers, and to understand network architecture.
  • The candidate must have working knowledge of the primary operating systems (Unix, Windows, Mac OS), the configuration and management of that platform at an enterprise scale, the security risks to that platform, and how to mitigate those risks.
  • experience in testing tools, at least one of Veracode, Fortify, OunceLabs, AppScan, WebInspect, Burp
  • In-depth knowledge of web technologies such as Web Browsers, Web Servers, Web Services
  • Prepare the report which includes the business and technical details of the systems, services, application etc. along with issues observed if any and presenting to the Lead as per the defined process.
  • Participate in review discussion with System owners & Business owners.
Red Team Assessment - Assessment
Designation: Red Team Assessment
Job Code: HR1149
Location: Noida
Experience: 3+ years
Job Description:
  • Perform red team assessments, social engineering assessments and other offensive engagements.
  • Perform security assessments of technology systems, application architecture, design from security standpoint.
  • Assess processes which will allow to identify business risks and recommend remedial action based on established security standards or industry-specific best practices.
  • Perform security review of application architecture, digital security methodologies and deployments and threat modeling.
  • Perform analysis of applications based on standard practices and secure development lifecycle.
  • Perform various types of tasks such as infrastructure VAPT, WIFI Pentesting, configuration reviews.
  • Use of static code analysis tools such as Fortify, AppScan, Checkmarx, etc and Interactive Scanning tools like Contrast Security etc.
  • Demonstrate team-oriented interpersonal skills, positive impactful communications, business partnership, and project management skills.
  • Work in collaborative environment to build stronger security posture of applications and infrastructure.
  • Agile thinking and analysis that leads to win-win and innovative solutions for the firm.
SIEM Engineer - SSC
Designation: SIEM Engineer
Job Code: HR1127
Location: Remote
Experience: 3+ years
Job Description:
  • Leadership role in providing ongoing knowledge transfer to junior analysts.
  • Ability to provide technical and service leadership to L1 and other L2 analysts. Be a thought leader in the SOC.
  • Ability to consistently deliver to deadlines while prioritizing competing demands for time, without sacrificing quality.
  • Develop and maintain up to date Runbooks and/or Standard Operation Procedures to maintain relevancy, address current/emerging threats and technology, and ensure constant improvement that meet industry standards and emerging attacks and threats.
  • Lead and/or support major projects, including new initiatives, capacity, life-cycle management, new products and/or features, and integration.
  • Develop process and architecture diagrams.
  • Resolve complex networking and other technology issues with multiple parties involved.
  • Manage and report on the activities and performance of the regional SOC team.
  • Provide input to the SOC policies and procedures and correspondingly evaluate and update regional SOC policies and procedures to ensure SOC personnel follow uniform processes.
  • Verify all regional SOC security components are functioning optimally.
  • Provides valuable insight and input to the identification of information security risk within the regional and brand enterprises and recommends priorities for risk mitigation.
  • Knowledge and experience on leading team of at least 8+ members
  • Delivering daily SOC operational activities
  • Hands-on experience for tuning, content building and integrations on SIEM platforms
  • Develop and fine tune incident response metrics in conjunction with the Cybersecurity Operations to measure incident response activities for reporting to senior management.
  • He or She must have strong leadership experience in a high paced complex IT environment.
  • Ability to lead, influence and collaborate with remote team members, proven delivery, remediation, and incident response background.
  • Responsible to deploy, administer and fix SIEM components.
  • Responsible for on-boarding of log sources for supported and un-supported devices
  • Responsible for creating flex-development connectors for un-supported devices.
  • Design HLD\LLD for customers based on experience, best practices and understanding of customer environment.
  • Responsible to work with SIEM content engineer to enhance Security Use-cases for SOC environment.