SOC Analyst 2

Position Description:

The SOC Security Analyst 2 is a member of the security operations team and works closely with the other members of the security team in support of a comprehensive cyber. This role does an in-depth analysis of alerts sent to them from the Level 1 analysts.  This analyst also works with assigned technology and performs computer forensics and is active in the incident response processes. The SOC security analyst, Level 2 reports to the Director of the US Security Operations Center.

Major Areas of Responsibility:

  • Work closely with all Global SOC team members
  • Perform in depth analysis of all alerts that are escalated from SOC Analyst Level I
  • Conduct in depth analysis of alerts from filtered appliances and firewalls
  • Knowledge of network protocols and packet inspection techniques
  • Consistent and regular attendance is an essential function of this job
  • Performs other related duties as assigned
  • Minimum of three years hands on experience configuring and working with Information Technology Systems is preferred
  • Excellent problem solving skills, ability to triage and resolve critical technical issues
  • Must be able to work collaboratively with the global team
  • Experience configuring and installing information security applications
  • Fundamental understanding of encryption technologies
  • Understanding of common network traffic, i.e., Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol(TCP/IP), Internet traffic, and mail
  • Working knowledge of one of the following platforms is preferred: IBM iSeries, Linux, and MS Windows
  • Ability to assess network activity and system configuration for anomalous activity to determine system security status
  • Knowledge and understanding of network protocols, network devices, multiple operating systems
  • Fundamental knowledge of network traffic alerts to assess, prioritize and differentiate between potential intrusion attempts and false alarms
  • Knowledge and understanding of current cyber threats
  • Ability to communicate effectively in a positive/upbeat fashion utilizing English, both in oral and written form
  • Have interpersonal skills with focused attention to guest needs to deal effectively with all business contacts
  • Maintain a professional, neat and well-groomed appearance adhering to Company appearance standards

Requirements:

  • Monitor, evaluate, and assist with the maintenance of assigned security systems in accordance with industry best practices to safe guard internal information systems and databases
  • Analyse escalated email events including phishing and malware, and escalate as necessary
  • Analyse and quickly escalate events and incidents to SOC Analyst Level 3 for response and resolution
  • Assist in event and incident response as needed
  • Prepare event and incident documentation as needed
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of the current vulnerabilities, response, and mitigation strategies used to support cyber security operations
  • Provide concise event reports
  • Create and report metrics as assigned

Preferred Experience:

  • Associate’s degree in Information Systems or equivalent in relevant discipline preferred.
  • Current, relative industry certifications preferred
  • Hands-on experience with security applications is preferred
  • Technical knowledge of mainstream operating systems and a wide range of security technologies, such as network security appliances, anti-malware solutions, automated policy compliance tools, and desktop security tools is preferred
  • Technical knowledge of mainstream operating systems and a wide range of security technologies, such as network security appliances, anti-malware solutions, automated policy compliance tools, and desktop security tools is preferred

Working Conditions:

  • Gaming and/or hospitality experience preferred
  • Preferable bilingual capability (Cantonese and English)
  • Working shifts may include days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays
  • The primary working hours and location will be 7AM PST to 7PM PST

Additional Information:

  • Must be able to legally work in Las Vegas, NV
  • Ability to obtain Gaming Agency registration
  • Including background investigation is required
  • All candidates must be legally eligible to work for any employer in the United States without sponsorship or a third party employer.
  • This role is on-site; remote work is not an option unless otherwise specified.

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