Senior Information Security Analyst

The Senior Information Security Analyst is part of the Security Operations Team (SOC). Primary responsibility of this team is the daily monitoring, review, and resolution of security events.

Essential Job Functions

  • Perform the deep-dive security incident analysis; correlating data from various sources to determine criticality and provide advisement and/or remediation
  • Ensure monitoring of alerts and logs from enterprise security tools such as firewalls, IDS, Anti-virus, Data Loss Protection (DLP), and vulnerability scanners
  • Perform security incident investigations, following forensic guidelines to preserve evidence for potential legal action
  • Escalate security incidents to the SOC Lead or management for further escalation to the Incident Response team until resolution
  • Execute SOC management requirements and appropriately inform or advise the SOC Lead or management on incidents and incident prevention
  • Document and conform to processes related to security monitoring and detection
  • Prioritize and direct workflow; addressing technical and non-technical escalations, and satisfaction of case SLA’s
  • Perform cyber news analysis, security awareness training, and recommend new analytic methods for detecting threats
  • Participate in mentoring and knowledge sharing with other analysts to develop various levels of skill sets on the team
  • Interface with technical personnel and other teams as required
  • Support the information security function within the company as needed
  • May lead multiple projects within the SOC or Info Security Team

Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Computer Information Systems or equivalent work experience
  • 3-5 years’ experience in IT, 3-5 years’ experience in Information security
  • Knowledge of Windows, Linux and Networking
  • Knowledge of networking technologies and protocols
  • Operational knowledge of programming languages and scripting (Python, Ruby, Powershell, C#, Java, C++, PHP, Linux Shell Scripting)
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and tasks
  • Interest in Security, Network and Server Monitoring technologies
  • Exceptional problem solving, communication, and customer service skills
  • Willingness to learn and improve


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