Cyber Defense Detection Analyst I Cyber Defense Detection Analyst I …

in Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 23 Nov 21
in Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 23 Nov 21
Cyber Defense Detection Analyst I
The Cyber Defense Analyst (Detection I) position is responsible for performing triage of security events that are escalated to the team. This role involves following established processes and procedures to observe events, collect additional data necessary to assess the threat, and escalate or refute the event as needed.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Monitor and respond to security events escalated through the Security Information and Event Management System (SIEM)
  • Interface with CME Group employees that are reporting security issues through established communication channels
  • Document security events in an Incident Management System
  • Perform analysis of security events involving data collected from the network, host systems, and application log data

Technical Skill Proficiency Targets:

Dynamic Malware Analysis - Beginner
Static Malware Analysis --Not Applicable
Incident Handling - Not Applicable
Network Concepts - Beginner
Network Forensics/Analysis - Beginner
Host Based Forensics - Not Applicable
Memory Forensics - Not Applicable
Programming/Scripting - Not Applicable
Log Analysis - Beginner
Web Application Security - Beginner
Detection/Content Development - Beginner

Personal Attributes:
  • Strong customer-service orientation
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • High level critical thinking skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent listening and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language
  • Ability to conduct research into network/security issues and products
  • Comfortable working in a dynamic environment with multiple goals
  • Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail
  • Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Ability to deal diplomatically and effectively at all levels of the organization including both technical and non-technical, management and senior leadership

Professional Experience:
  • No formal work experience is required for this position
  • Successful candidates should be able to demonstrate a passion for information security through course work/degrees completed, self-study, and/or certifications that have been completed

Formal Education & Certifications
  • BA/BS in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Security, or Information Systems or related work experience

CME Group: Where Futures Are Made

CME Group ( is the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace. But who we are goes deeper than that. Here, you can impact markets worldwide. Transform industries. And build a career shaping tomorrow. We invest in your success and you own it, all while working alongside a team of leading experts who inspire you in ways big and small. Joining our company gives you the opportunity to make a difference in global financial markets every day, whether you work on our industry-leading technology and risk management services, our benchmark products or in a corporate services area that helps us serve our customers better. With 2,500 employees located around the world, we're small enough for you and your contributions to be known. But big enough for your ideas to make an impact. The pace is dynamic, the work is unlike any other firm in the business, and the possibilities are endless. Problem solvers, difference makers, trailblazers. Those are our people. And we're looking for more.

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