Monday, May 27, 2019

Information Security Analyst

Role : L2 level Threat Detection Analyst/Information Security Analyst
Location: - Stamford, CT
Duration: 6+Months
•          Responsible for taking action on events, alerts, and incidents escalated from the Level 1 Analyst.
•          Act as a lead for Email threats to understand why the targeting occurs.
•          Triage malware alerts, their priority and the need for escalation.
•          Monitoring for emerging threat patterns and vulnerabilities.
•          Troubleshoot basic script errors and security tool misconfigurations.
•          Coordinates with information technology stakeholders.
•          Communicates with management on incident updates.
•          Able to run down an event or alert from start to finish without higher level supervision.
•          Minimum IT Diploma Holder or equivalent and 3 to 5 years of Experience with Incident Management for Security incidents.
•          Ability to work in rotating shifts and also be on-call outside of shift hours on a regular and recurring basis.
•          Possess personal and professional integrity. Individuals will be required to submit to a background examination.
•          Good oral and written communication skills.
•          Ability to take initiative and ownership of incidents from reporting to resolution.
•          Ability to understand business impact.
•          Previous experience leading teams and providing guidance to fellow employees.
Desired Characteristics:    
•          Experienced in performing basic and medium level forensic analysis on Microsoft Windows and Unix systems.
•          Identify and evaluate malware related compromise artifacts.
•          Possess comprehensive understanding of and substantive experience in the areas of network systems engineering, computing systems and software applications.
•          Demonstrate prior experience using network analysis tools, scripting languages, software vulnerabilities, exploits and malware.
•          Experience of working in a high volume and result-oriented operational environment.
•          Ability to assume leadership role on ad-hoc basis for managing Level 1 Analysts.
•          Ability to mitigate command and control attempts by recommending defensive technology configurations.
Desired Certifications:
•          SANS GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
•          SANS GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
•          EC2 Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)

Rizwan Ansari
Sr. Technical Recruiter
(201) 340-8700 Ext.407 | (201) 479-1096
Address: 317 George St. Suite 220, New Brunswick, NJ, 08901