Saturday, March 28, 2020

Cyber Threat Analysts

W2 pay rate: $50-$70 hourly
Job # 9969823
Onsite Work Location: St Louis MO  63134 or Franklin Lakes, NJ  07417 following Covid 19
10 month contract

Cyber Threat Analyst
Duties: The  Information Protection Senior Advisor drives Security and Privacy monitoring and alerting solutions across business segments and supports objective and professional analysis and response to security policy violations. The ideal candidate will have excellent analytical skills, a background in cyber security, and intermediate-level technical skills. The candidate will be recognized internally as a subject matter expert who provides expert counsel on complex Information Protection assignments/projects. The role requires the ability to analyze complex information security issues, to recommend solutions to functional leaders and key stakeholders, and the ability to apply the technical solutions.
FUNCTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES
Apply understanding of threat actor TTPs, threat intelligence, vulnerability data and other relevant threat-related information to the development of threat detection use cases.
This position will be responsible for creating and managing custom monitoring and alerting solutions in Splunk in partnership with various customers and product owners in order to provide business and security value.
Develop and manage custom Tanium signal content
Leverage big data analytic tools to identify anomalous activity
Leverage Kanban methodology in support of an agile framework to develop content in accordance with established SLA's
Utilize Content Governance to ensure all content is documented, inventoried and aligns to naming standards and best practices
Manage the lifecycle of all content, including operations and maintenance routines to ensure contents continued viability and relevance
Perform functional, user-acceptance, and regression testing in support of SDLC practices
Continuously improve processes and operationalize new and innovative detection techniques to drive maturity
Apply thought leadership within Information Protection and across broader projects that impact the extended business environment.

Bachelor's degree in related field with 3 years of experience.
Master's degree in related field with 1 year of experience
5 years relevant experience without Bachelor's Degree.
Ability to write scripts in Python or PowerShell required
Strong pattern recognition and deductive reasoning skills
Strong understanding of malware techniques and host-based forensics
Experience with statistical analysis is a plus
Familiarity with the Cyber Kill Chain, Diamond, VERIS or ATT&CK modeling is a plus.

Skills and Experience:
Required Skills:
FORENSICS
INFORMATION SECURITY
MAINTENANCE
MALWARE
OPERATIONS
Additional Skills:
REGRESSION TESTING
SDLC
SECURITY
CYBER SECURITY
GOVERNANCE
KANBAN
SPLUNK
STATISTICAL ANALYSIS
SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT
THOUGHT LEADERSHIP
USE CASES
PATTERN RECOGNITION
PYTHON

Please send resume for immediate consideration

  Erika Marsek | Technical Recruiter
  Strategic Staffing Solutions
  200 N Broadway Suite 1720, St. Louis, MO  63102
  emarsek@strategicstaff.com
  www.strategicstaff.com