The analyst will be responsible for incident response, threat hunting, and data analysis to protect and maintain the overall security of the enterprise.
The successful candidate will perform functions such as log analysis, conduct in-depth technical analysis of network traffic and endpoint systems, enrich data using multiple sources, and will be responsible for rapid handling and mitigation of cyber security incidents.
Protecting enterprise systems and information by promptly responding to security threats and incidents, acting individually and as part of a team to resolve issues
Proactively hunting for threats and enacting identification, containment, and eradication measures while supporting recovery efforts.
Act as subject matter expert to provide insight and guidance to colleagues engaging in prevention measures.
Analyzing cyber security incidents to solve issues and improve incident handling procedures
Receive Tier 2/3 incident escalation from detection operations and assist with real-time, continuous (24x7) security event monitoring, response, and reporting
Proactive coordination with appropriate departments during a security incident – management, legal, security, operations, and others.
Conducting research regarding the latest methods, tools, and trends in digital forensics analysis
Creating thorough reports and documentation of all incidents and procedures; presenting findings to team and leadership on a routine basis
Must have a deep understanding of computer intrusion activities, incident response techniques, tools, and procedures
Thorough knowledge of digital forensics methodology as well as security architecture, system administration, and networking (including TCP/IP, DNS, HTTP, SMTP)
Knowledge of operating systems including Linux/Unix and Windows
Experience with programming languages such as Python, Perl, C/C++, PowerShell, etc.
Experience with security assessment tools such as NMAP, Netcat, Nessus, and Metasploit is a plus.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent organization, time management, and attention to detail
Must be action-oriented and have a proactive approach to solving issues
Ability to work individually and as part of a team