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  • Avalara
  • United States Of America, Usa

Job Description:

Job Summary

The successful candidate for the Security Incident Response Team (SIRT) Engineer will help coordinate, report, and respond to cyber incidents impacting Avalaras products, services, and enterprise infrastructure You will work with world class staff and technologies to identify, monitor, and address all varieties of security events, while participating in a next-generation Security Incident Response Team

Youll be responsible for assessing ambiguous situations and data, apply security concepts, determine legitimacy, and lead investigations through closure You will apply your strong enterprise IT background by analyzing data from Avalaras ecosystem of tools, systems, and architectures to assist in incident response, threat hunting, and data analysis You will interpret current configurations and processes and either create new or provide feedback on processes with the purpose of improving Avalaras security posture This role involves critical responsibilities within Incident Response procedures that must continue to be performed during crisis situations

Job Duties

Respond to security incidents and escalations; coordinating a cohesive response involving multiple teams across Avalara
Perform sensitive security investigations in a manner consistent with industry standards with regards to computer and network forensics services
Perform phishing, spam, malware, layer 7, or forensic analysis as part of the incident management process
Providing security engineering solutions and support during customer-facing incidents, proactively considering the prevention of similar incidents from occurring in the future
Identifying and recommending solutions that improve or expand Avalaras incident response capabilities
Characterize suspicious adversarial activities and identify indicators or compromise (IOCs) from a variety of technologies including antivirus, IDS, SIEM, WAF, etc
Provide tactical security intel coordination focusing on information sharing and strategic partnerships within the organization
Participate in a 24x7 Security Operation Center (SOC) environment


5 years of demonstrated experience in areas such as incident response, systems security, network, and/or application security
Strong scripting skills (Eg Python, Perl, Bash, PowerShell, etc)
Strong understanding of best practices in security engineering, including secure development, cryptography, network security, security operations, systems security, policy, and incident response
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to adapt messaging to executive, technical, and non-technical audiences
The capacity and tolerance for context switching and interruptions while remaining productive and providing effective, safe guidance
Knowledge of or familiarity with adversarial tactics and techniques framework
Knowledge of security industry standards or cybersecurity frameworks and their application to an organization
Ability to work with law enforcement and business partnerships internationally to investigate cyber crime and threat actors
Experience with researching and incorporating Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) findings into threat hunting or use case development process
Must be able to work autonomously as well as in team environments, often in stressful, high impact situations
Bachelors degree in a related field

Preferred Qualifications

Technical depth in one or more specialties including incident response, digital forensics, malware analysis, or some combination thereof
Experience working as part of a Computer Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT) or Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT)
Experience triaging and developing security alerts and response automation, conducting front-line analysis, and providing escalation support
Experience with a variety of cloud providers such as AWS
GCIA, GCIH, GMON, CEH, OSCP, or other related certifications

About Avalara

Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with transaction taxes, including sales and use, VAT, excise, communications, and other tax types The company delivers comprehensive, automated, cloud-based solutions designed to be fast, accurate, and easy to use The Avalara Compliance Cloud platform helps customers manage complicated and burdensome tax compliance obligations imposed by state, local, and other taxing authorities throughout the world Avalara offers more than 600 pre-built connectors into leading accounting, ERP, ecommerce and other business applications, making the integration of tax and compliance solutions easy for customers Each year, the company processes billions of indirect tax transactions for customers and users, files more than a million tax returns, and manages millions of tax exemption certificates and other compliance documents Headquartered in Seattle, Avalara has offices across the US and overseas in the UK, Belgium, Brazil, and India More information at wwwavalaracom Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, gender, national orientation, disability, sexual orientation, US Veteran status, or any other factor protected by law

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : IT-Hardware/Networking, Telecom
Functional Area : IT Software : Software Products & Services
Role : System Security
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 19th Jul 2020

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