Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Security Analyst

Role:                           Security Analyst 
Location:                    Atlanta, Georgia
Duration:                    6 to 12+ Months
No of positions:         2
Client :                        Genpact 
Job Description:
The analyst would be responsible to work on security incidents, understand the impact and recommend remedial measures. Would be responsible for investigation of security incidents by analysing varied logs from security devices and SIEM like platforms. Ensure follow-up till remediation and write technical reports on root cause, source of infection, controls needed to prevent and or mitigate security threats.
Roles and Responsibilities:
·         Analyze customer data that resides in Kibana for malware/viruses generating high levels of traffic.
·         Good understanding of TCP/IP and network protocols with a robust understanding on known exploits and related mitigation techniques
·         Overall understanding on Information Security concepts and ethical hacking
·         Should be familiar with the working of most recent malware and what controls could be implemented to prevent and or mitigate them
·         In depth knowledge on Security Incident lifecycle and ability to work individually on closure of incidents
·         Ability to write detailed security investigation reports and present them to varied levels of hierarchy within the organization
·         Validate and follow up on remediation to ensure there are no residual security threats
·         Analytical ability to decipher varied log sources and information collated from SIEM or similar platforms and arrive at the root cause of security incidents.
·         Technical writing and communication skills to prepare key talking points for support personnel is a must
·         Ability to provide reports on Incidents worked upon, provide recommendation to improve security posture as per the different types of security devices and malware in the environment
·         Prepare detailed presentation and or assist with business cases to depict the cost savings and or potential impact to security of the organization
·         Preferred knowledge on Kibana or well-known SIEM platforms
Certifications: CISM, CISSP, GIAC is plus
·         Ability to converse and write technical reports for varied security incidents
·         Effective verbal and written communication skills
·         Ability to explain security terminologies to non-technical users and make them understand the need for security controls
·         At least 4-6 years of Information Security experience
Navneet Kumar
E-Solutions, Inc.
2 N. Market St., #400, San Jose, CA - 95113