9063 Security Analyst

Location: Atlanta, GA
Date Posted: 07-24-2017
Security Analyst - Atlanta GA
Term - Full time permanent position (No VISA sponsorship or Transfer)
1 Required Technical Skill Set·        Ability to perform reactive & predictive security analysis and articulate emerging threats to leadership and team
·        Situational awareness of cyber activity by reviewing open source reporting for new vulnerabilities, malware, or other threats that have the potential to impact the organization
·        Good knowledge & working experience on Splunk(or any other Tool) based logging management, event correlation, security incident management, SIEM architecture
·        Experience in defining alerts, reports and dashboards
·        Experience as Security Network Engineering and/or Firewall Engineer – for 6 month to 1 year
2 No of Requirements
3 Desired Experience Range Min. 4 years
Location of Requirement -  Atlanta, GA
Desired Competencies (Technical/Behavioral Competency)
Must-Have 1.        Exposure to Splunk administration and Security incident investigations using Splunk including Enterprise Security.
2.        Experience in Security Incident Response Lifecycle
3.        Should have good conceptual understanding of Windows, Linux operating systems & Networking – TCP/IP Protocol Suite
4.        Should understand the functioning of Security Technologies including Anti-virus, Firewalls, Intrusion Prevention, Packet Capture tools, Remote access technologies etc.
5.        Understanding of common network services (web, mail, DNS, FTP, etc.), network vulnerabilities, and network attack patterns
6.        Possess knowledge and experience in Threat Ecosystem, remediating Malware, Rootkits and Botnets
7.        Strong analytical and problem solving skills
8.        Strong communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills
Good-to-Have Certifications preferred - CISSP, GCIH, GCFA, CHFI, CEH, SEC+
Experience in System forensics would be an added advantage
Executive briefing & reporting skills with attention to detail
SNResponsibility of / Expectations from the Role
11.        Responsible for assisting the team with configuration, deployment, and management of the customer's SIEM solution in a 24x7x365 environment.
2.        Conduct proactive threat and compromise analysis by reviewing reports to understand threat campaign(s) techniques, lateral movements and extract indicators of compromise (IOCs).
3.        Monitor, evaluate, and assist with the maintenance of assigned security systems in accordance with industry best practices to safe guard internal information systems and databases
4.        Analyze a variety of network and host-based security appliance logs determine the correct remediation actions and escalation paths for each incident.
5.        Ability to conduct packet analysis and articulate findings in order to fine-tune alerts
6.        Conduct advanced use case development leveraging all product features (trends + variables + hierarchal architectures, Pattern Discovery)
7.        Responsible for security incident response and documentation of investigation reports
8.        Prioritize & determine events that are relevant for immediate action, which are wait and watch and which are not relevant
9.        Maintain an expert understanding of vulnerabilities, response, and mitigation strategies used to support cyber security operations
10.        Serve as point of escalation for Level 1 analysts
11.        Work closely with all Security Operations staff to ensure 24x7 availability.
If you are interested for this job, share your profile on priya@reqroute.com
For more job details reach me 408-300-9063 (PST)

Priya Shinde
408-300-9063 (PST)
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