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Company Description At Optiv, were on a mission to help our clients make their businesses more secure Were one of the fastest growing companies in a truly essential industry

In your role at Optiv, youll be inspired by a team of the brightest business and technical minds in cyber security We are passionate champions for our clients, and know from experience that the best solutions for our clients needs come from working hard together As part of our team, your voice matters, and you will do important work that has impact, on people, businesses and nations Our industry and our company move fast, and you can be sure that you will always have room to learn and grow Were proud of our team and the important work we do to build confidence for a more connected world

Job Description The Threat Analyst will conduct analysis of data from best of breed cyber security threat and vulnerability instrumentation The Senior Threat Analyst will work closely with our Threat Analysts and Architects to service customers Associate Threat Analysts will aid the development of analysis methodologies and threat research

Identify and prioritize active threat activity in client environments based on analysis from security instrumentation
Identify and prioritize current vulnerabilities in client environments based on analysis from security instrumentation
Assist in the development of orchestration and automation logic to enable proactive mitigation of vulnerabilities and interdiction of threats
Take, direct, or recommend countermeasure actions to mitigate vulnerabilities and interdict threat activity
Maintain state on current cyber threat actor techniques, tactics, and procedures
Work with security architecture and engineering partners to develop and improve current and future analytic needs
Establish and maintain analytic repeatable processes and assist in continuous improvement of those processes
Perform quality assurance functions to ensure client satisfaction
Participate in client service calls to assist in successful client outcomes
Provide technical expertise and recommendations to partners across the managed security services practice

Qualifications Experience and Skills (General)

Three or more years of professional experience in the Information Security field or demonstration of technical excellence commensurate with this experience
Demonstrated experience contesting cyber threat actors and/or mitigating vulnerabilities exploited by threat actors
Excellent time management, reporting, and communication skills
Ability to generate comprehensive analytic reports and countermeasure recommendations
Ability to conduct professional client facing communications
Understanding of modern cybersecurity instrumentation to include threat and vulnerability tools

Experience and Skills (Technical)

Network-based monitoring/analysis to include, but not limited to IDS/IPS, content filtering, sandboxing, anomaly, and behavioral tools
Host-based monitoring/analysis tools to include, but not limited to forensic, anti-virus, endpoint detection, and cyber threat actor hunting tools
Vulnerability monitoring/analysis via modern vulnerability discovery tools
Experience with SIEM platforms (ArcSight, QRadar, LogRhythm, Mcafee/Nitro, Splunk)
Understanding of current cybersecurity maturity models, ie NIST Cybersecurity Framework
Foundational understanding of network and application layer communications mechanisms
Understanding of identity, access management, and authentication mechanisms
Understanding of modern operating system technologies to include server and endpoint
Understanding of SaaS and IaaS cloud technology implementation, application, and use
High-level understanding of major industry and regulatory controls such as PCI-DSS and HIPAA and the relationship to information security
Ability to develop methodologies, training, and processes for use by other team members in managed services


Ability to work within and support a Team environment
Shift flexibility, including the ability to provide on call support when needed
Demonstrated experience and success in contesting cyber threat actors
Valid drivers license
Ability to work greater than 40 hours per week as needed
Ability to travel up to ten percent of the time
Ability to act as a part-time on-call escalation point for security incidents
High School Diploma or equivalent experience

Desired Qualifications

Domain expertise in cloud technologies, incident response, malware analysis and/or reverse engineering
Security certifications (GCIA, CISSP, CCSE, CISA, HBSS, NSA, CEH, Cisco Security, Security , OSCP or other security certifications)


Additional Information All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines

Im interested

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : IT-Software
Functional Area : IT Software : Software Products & Services
Role : System Security
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 20th Jan 2020

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