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Senior Specialist
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The TIAA Detection & Response Team is seeking an experienced Senior Information Security Analyst to participate in the day-to-day operations of its Information Security Operations Detection team. The incumbent will be responsible for triaging and validating security events, as well as operational oversight for other Detection Analysts. Act as a point of escalation or verification for detection activities. Secondary duties will consist of mentoring other Detection analysts and serving as a point of escalation for detection activities during the shift.


  • Perform deep-dive incident analysis by correlating data from various sources and determine if a critical system or data set is affected.  
  • Perform deep-dive incident analysis by correlating data from various sources and determine if a critical system or data set is affected.
  • Handle incidents as defined in Playbooks and SOPs, and advise on remediation actions.
  • Respond to Cyber Security Incidents; provide cyber threat analysis and reporting to support SOC and Program's situational awareness.
  • Support the Security Operations Center and monitor security tools and provide tier II response to security incidents.
  • Follow standard operating procedures for detecting, classifying, and reporting incidents under the supervision of Detection team management
Required Skills:
  • Experience with initial incident triage in Cyber Security Operations.
Desired Skills:
  • Bachelors Degree
  • Experience with enterprise information security data management tools such as Splunk is preferred
  • Masters Degree in Cyber Security, Information technology, or other technical field.
  • 4+ years of cyber security operations experience
  • Experience handling security incidents, to include reviewing raw log files, data correlation, and analysis (i.e. firewall, network flow, IDS, system logs).
  • Industry-recognized information security certifications, i.e. CISSP, C|EH, GCIH, CASP, etc.
  • Solid experience in scripting languages such as (or similar to) Python, PERL, and Ruby is a plus
  • Proficiency with RSA Archer
  • Experience with industry standard frameworks
  • Experience with YARA, regex, or other host/network-based signature development
  • Passionate about identifying malicious attackers, and understanding attack vectors, threat tactics, and attacker techniques and will distinguish applicants
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • Strong critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Able to proactively perform duties and responsibilities with little-to-no direction
  • Able to effectively and efficiently collaborate with a diverse and geographically distributed team.
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  • Requisition ID: 1729887
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