Senior Cyber Security Threat Analyst

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Job ID:
2445882
Location:
, IL
Category:
Information Technology, Telecommunications, Array
Salary:
$132,000.00 per year
Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
12.05.2017
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Job Description:

Prestigious Enterprise Company is currently seeking a Sr. Cyber Security Threat Analyst with strong Incident Response, SIEM, Vulnerabilities, and Threat experience. Candidate will have strong experience with incident response, threat analysis, forensic analysis and use of advanced threat detection technologies. Maintains relationships with internal and external customers, and vendors to formulate solutions for Company and customer system issues related to Information Security. Clearly understands business unit/department/company goals and demonstrates ability to translate them into specific performance goals.

Responsibilities:

* Strong experience working in a Security Operations environment
* Responsible for executing processes within all activities within the security Cyber Threat and Incident Response life cycle. These activities include: detection, triage, analysis, containment, recovery and reporting.
* Coordinates response, triage and recovery activities for security events affecting the company's information assets.
*Leads efforts in the improvement and development of process/procedure manuals and documentation for incident response, threat intelligence, advanced persistent threat detection and vulnerability analysis.
* Develop communication channels with technology owners and the business to evangelize the evolving threat landscape.
* Must be able to present to different audiences and adjust accordingly (business, technical and management) either structured presentations or ad-hoc. Must be able to establish and maintain business relationships with individual contributors as well as management.

Qualifications:

* 10+ years of Information Security or related technology experience
* Strong Information Security Cyber Threat Incident Response experience
* Relevant security knowledge and expertise in incident response, malware analysis, threat analysis, network/host intrusion detection, security operations
* Demonstrated experience with using and/or implementing SIEM technology (Splunk, Arcsight, QRadar, etc) and use cases.
* Demonstrated experience in handling cyber incidents and response in similar critical environments (Malware Analysis, Email Threat Analysis, Web Threat Analysis, etc)
* Strong knowledge of enterprise detection technologies and processes (Advanced Threat Detection Tools, IDS/IPS, Network Packet Analysis, Endpoint Protection)
* Advanced knowledge of network protocols and operating systems (Windows, Unix, Linux, Databases)

Preferred Skills:

* Experience in the following: Unix Scripting, Programming, SQL, WAF, Reverse Engineering Malware, Vulnerability Analysis/Assessment
* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Business Management
* Proven ability to lead and influence across and up during business impacting events
* Ability to influence and guide decision making in crisis moments
* CISSP or security-related certification is preferred. Other relevant security certifications will be considered such as CEH, GCIH and GIAC.

Company Info
Request Technology - Craig Johnson