Senior Cyber Security Analyst Senior Cyber Security Analyst …

eFinancialCareers Managed Services
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 30 Mar 20
eFinancialCareers Managed Services
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 30 Mar 20
The Role: As a Senior Cyber Incident Response Analyst, you will be part of the Global Technology, Cyber Security team that develops and oversees the company's security program, ensuring the company is protected from existing and emerging threats. Working with the various teams, the Senior Cyber Incident Response Analyst will follow appropriate procedures that are in place to detect and respond decisively to security incidents, assist with incident response-related activities within the US and providing support globally.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and triage response to cybersecurity events and conduct forensic analysis
  • Understand the threat landscape through collaboration with the Threat Intelligence team and other stakeholders
  • Work with a team of threat hunters to proactively identify security events
  • Support incident response related activities
  • Create and Playbooks and SOPs
  • Work closely with the SOC in investigating incidents and delivering containment, remediation and root cause analysis.
  • Deliver actionable incident metrics to management
  • Follow the end-to-end incident response lifecycle
  • Build an understanding of key S&P technology, systems, and business practices


Required Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of common attack vectors and penetration techniques
  • Excellent communication skills to effectively present to different business and technical audiences
  • Demonstrated experience handling security events in critical environments
  • Experience analyzing system and application logs to investigate security and operational issues
  • Demonstrated experience utilizing an SIEM (Splunk, LogRhythm, SolarWinds) in investigating security issues, creating alerts, reports and threat hunting.
  • Strong knowledge of current enterprise detection and monitoring technologies and processes
  • 3+ years of information security experience and prior experience focused on incident response activities
  • Organization skills with the ability to multi-task and identify priorities, work with cross-functional global teams, and execute on schedule
  • Passion for security
  • Excellent report writing and presentation skills
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, exciting environment
  • Advanced knowledge of network protocols (TCP, IP, HTTP) and operating systems

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Information Systems Management preferred
  • Experience in the financial services industry preferred
  • Familiarity with threat hunting techniques preferred
  • Coding/Scripting in any major language (.NET, Java, Python, Ruby, PowerShell)  preferred
  • Windows and Linux administration