Responsibilities:
Your role as a SOC (Security Operations Center) I Analyst is to ensure service platform security health and integrity through Application, Network and SIEM monitoring. In this position, you will play a crucial role in the Network Security Operations Center (NSOC) by being a key member of the service solution monitoring and Security Operations Tier I and II teams. Primary emphasis will be placed on daily monitoring and review of network, system, and application events to identify potential security incidents. In addition to monitoring you will be required to provide support to the Customer Service and Operations Engineering teams to assist in troubleshooting security service/system issues, collecting system/application/performance data, opening and managing trouble tickets, documenting security incidents and security procedures and performing on-call services and necessary security management escalations when required.
The Security Analyst will be required to:

•Perform Security Incident Management (opening, documenting, analyzing, managing, remediating and resolving) trouble tickets.
•Investigate events in security systems:  SIEM, F5, Vulnerability Scanners and Splunk
•Perform preliminary log collection and incident investigations, determining the root cause of the security incident and preserving evidence for potential action
•Perform standard vulnerability scanning activities – create/update job schedules, suspend/troubleshoot job runs, run ad-hoc scans and interpret and remediate results.
•Provide daily incident/request and various monthly security reports as needed or required
•Interface with technical personnel and other Operations/Development/Project Management teams as required
•Participate in knowledge sharing with other analysts and develop security monitoring and incident mitigation solutions
•Perform Production and Development/Test SIEM monitoring to detect potential security incidents including: login authentication failures; host intrusion detection; DDoS (Denial of Service); network perimeter attacks and perform the necessary actions to report and remediate.
•Strictly adhere to standard Security, NSOC and Operations Methods and Procedures (M&P)
•Generate and maintain documentation to support the development and/or improvement of Security Policy and Procedures
•Support Security and Weekly Industry Maintenance Activities (Off-Hours Support)
•Perform On-Call Duty rotation and necessary escalation to counteract potential threats/vulnerabilities.
•Able to support shifts as needed or required as part of the 24 x 7 Network Security Operating Center

Required Qualifications:

Personal Attributes: 

  • Team-player
  • Coachable and trainable
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Strong organizational, writing, and communication skills
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Customer and quality focused
  • Highly-motivated
  • Self-starter and innovative thinker
  • Ability to multi-task and work independently
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment

•Basic knowledge of IT technologies, ideally related to Security
•Basic knowledge of Unix/Linux/Solaris and Windows Server operating systems
•Interest in Security, Network and Server Monitoring technologies
•Entry-to-immediate level certification or willingness to obtain.  That demonstrates a knowledge of security concepts (e.g., Security+, GSEC, CEH, ECSA, SSCP and CCNA-Security).
•Previous experience in Network or Service Operations Center, technical troubleshooting, customer support, monitoring systems and knowledge of ticket and incident management, resolution and escalation processes.
•Proficiency with Microsoft Office Applications Suite and SharePoint
•Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Security, related technology field or equivalent work experience required

Additional Skills:
•Familiarity with ITIL standards, Number Portability,  and related Telecommunications technologies
•Knowledge of Networking protocols and technologies, e.g. TCP/IP, Firewalls, Routers, etc.
•Knowledge of Security principles, techniques and technologies
•Understanding the technical aspects of Information Security
•Experience with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tools. MacAfee experience a plus
•Experience with Vulnerability scanners
•Programming and scripting skills
•Basic Telecom industry knowledge

View full description Apply Bridgewater, NJ Network Security 2528 Responsibilities:
Your role as a SOC (Security Operations Center) I Analyst is to ensure service platform security health and integrity through Application, Network and SIEM monitoring. In this position, you will play a crucial role in the Network Security Operations Center (NSOC) by being a key member of the service solution monitoring and Security Operations Tier I and II teams. Primary emphasis will be placed on daily monitoring and review of network, system, and application events to identify potential security incidents. In addition to monitoring you will be required to provide support to the Customer Service and Operations Engineering teams to assist in troubleshooting security service/system issues, collecting system/application/performance data, opening and managing trouble tickets, documenting security incidents and security procedures and performing on-call services and necessary security management escalations when required.
The Security Analyst will be required to:

•Perform Security Incident Management (opening, documenting, analyzing, managing, remediating and resolving) trouble tickets.
•Investigate events in security systems: SIEM, F5, Vulnerability Scanners and Splunk
•Perform preliminary log collection and incident investigations, determining the root cause of the security incident and preserving evidence for potential action
•Perform standard vulnerability scanning activities – create/update job schedules, suspend/troubleshoot job runs, run ad-hoc scans and interpret and remediate results.
•Provide daily incident/request and various monthly security reports as needed or required
•Interface with technical personnel and other Operations/Development/Project Management teams as required
•Participate in knowledge sharing with other analysts and develop security monitoring and incident mitigation solutions
•Perform Production and Development/Test SIEM monitoring to detect potential security incidents including: login authentication failures; host intrusion detection; DDoS (Denial of Service); network perimeter attacks and perform the necessary actions to report and remediate.
•Strictly adhere to standard Security, NSOC and Operations Methods and Procedures (M&P)
•Generate and maintain documentation to support the development and/or improvement of Security Policy and Procedures
•Support Security and Weekly Industry Maintenance Activities (Off-Hours Support)
•Perform On-Call Duty rotation and necessary escalation to counteract potential threats/vulnerabilities.
•Able to support shifts as needed or required as part of the 24 x 7 Network Security Operating Center

Required Qualifications:

Personal Attributes:
oTeam-player
oCoachable and trainable
oProficiency in written and spoken English
oStrong organizational, writing, and communication skills
oAnalytical and problem solving skills
oCustomer and quality focused
oHighly-motivated
oSelf-starter and innovative thinker
oAbility to multi-task and work independently
oAbility to work in a dynamic environment

•Basic knowledge of IT technologies, ideally related to Security
•Basic knowledge of Unix/Linux/Solaris and Windows Server operating systems
•Interest in Security, Network and Server Monitoring technologies
•Entry-to-immediate level certification or willingness to obtain. That demonstrates a knowledge of security concepts (e.g., Security+, GSEC, CEH, ECSA, SSCP and CCNA-Security).
•Previous experience in Network or Service Operations Center, technical troubleshooting, customer support, monitoring systems and knowledge of ticket and incident management, resolution and escalation processes.
•Proficiency with Microsoft Office Applications Suite and SharePoint
•Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Security, related technology field or equivalent work experience required

Additional Skills:
•Familiarity with ITIL standards, Number Portability, and related Telecommunications technologies
•Knowledge of Networking protocols and technologies, e.g. TCP/IP, Firewalls, Routers, etc.
•Knowledge of Security principles, techniques and technologies
•Understanding the technical aspects of Information Security
•Experience with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tools. MacAfee experience a plus
•Experience with Vulnerability scanners
•Programming and scripting skills
•Basic Telecom industry knowledge
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