Cyber Security Analyst

Primary Location

: US-GA-Alpharetta 

COUNTRY Financial is seeking an Information Security Analyst to join the Cyber Security Department. Primary responsibilities will involve Security Event Monitoring and Security Incident Response. Accountabilities within the SOC include proactively monitoring and responding to security events and incidents detected through our Security Event Monitoring solution and other stand-alone security solutions. Additionally, you will consult and provide information to aid in mitigation of vulnerabilities throughout the enterprise.

 

This position is part of a job family. Placement will be determined by skills and qualifications of the candidate.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Routinely monitor, report, and respond to Security Events from various security systems.
  • Configure security correlation rules and alerts.
  • Implement and maintain Security Event Monitoring systems.
  • Mitigate security risks through NDLP, Endpoint Security Solutions, Firewalls, IPS/IDS, and other security controls.
  • Participate in Security Incident Response to contain and recover from significant events.
  • Performs computer forensic and investigative activities.
  • Participates in projects and assessments on risk.
  • Analyzes and defines security policies and standards.
  • Defines and administers identity and access roles and workflows

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and at least 2 years of experience in information technology OR,
  • Master’s degree and no experience OR,
  • At least 4 years of experience in information technology.
  • Knowledge of various information security methodologies, processes, and domains.
  • Working knowledge of Information Security procedures, controls, and supporting technologies.
  • Strong communication skills: including the ability to communicate clearly and collaborate with technical team members as well as non-technical and business personnel.
  • Self-motivated individual with solid analytical and problem solving skills.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience working in a Security Operations Center or Incident Response Team.
  • Proficiency in a scripting or programming language.
  • Relevant certifications which show a progressive development of IT and Cyber Security skill sets
Physical Requirements:
  • Normal office environment.
  • Work may extend beyond normal business hours as business needs dictate.

COUNTRY Financial does not generally sponsor individuals for employment-based visas for this position.