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Cyber Security Analyst

$90k – $160k • 0.005% – 0.02%
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General Responsibilities:
- Analyze output of network, cloud and application logs to differentiate between malicious and normal activity
- Design and implement controls to improve detection and mitigation of potential threats
- Perform behavioral analysis to identify attacks versus normal user traffic
- Continuously evaluate current detection methods to improve and streamline processes
- Proactively identify potential threat vectors and work with teams to improve prevention and detection methods
- Work with multidisciplinary teams to iteratively improve security controls and detection/prevention capabilities
- Handle events such as identifying security issues, extensive troubleshooting, and coordinating resolutions using a variety of applications and testing tools
- Must be able to perform with minimal supervision of routine duties
- Creation of trouble tickets for minor issues and the management of security incident tracking
- Initial classification & severity labeling of each new incident
- Identify, analyze and document actions taken by known threat actors
- Provide alert triage and analysis

Basic Qualifications:
- Bachelor's Degree or military experience
- At least 1 year of experience working in network security
- At least 1 year of experience working with log aggregation, parsing, analysis and monitoring to detect and alert on potential threat activities.
- At least 1 year of experience working with threat landscapes (credential abuse, Web content scraping, account take over)
- At least 1 year of troubleshooting experience investigating false positives impacting customer traffic
- Passion and enthusiasm for Cyber Security
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to monitor and track multiple issues simultaneously
- Must be able to act promptly, calmly and decisively in stressful situations
- Ability to present analysis results and findings in an organized and professional manner
- Excellent team-working skills, and a "can do, let's get it done" attitude is crucial
- A desire to keep learning, extending your skills and pushing the boundaries of your knowledge

Preferred Qualifications:
- Familiarity of security methodologies, tactics, and techniques
- Experience with a variety of security technologies (e.g., IDS / IPS, Firewall, - - Proxies, Anti-Virus, EDR, DLP, Vulnerability Management, Patch Management)
- Experience with vulnerability and penetration testing tools and methodologies
- Strong scripting skills, i.e., PowerShell, Python, Node.js, Javascript, Bash, Ruby, Perl, etc.
- Experience monitoring and analyzing logs from cloud hosted application
- Knowledge of identity and access management systems and processes including digital certificates
- Good understanding of OWASP top 10 and the HTTP protocol
- Knowledge of various attacker techniques, malware analysis and reverse engineering
- Experience working with third party partners/ API’s
- Good understanding of Incident Handling
- Good understanding of networking protocols (HTTP(S), TCP/IP, DNS, TLS/SSL)
- Experience with Chef, Puppet, Salt, or Ansible in production environments at scale
- Understanding architectural implications of meeting industry standards such as PCI DSS, ISO 27001, HIPAA, and NIST/DoD frameworks

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