Information Security Analyst - Incident Handler

Employer
AZ Cyber Security Solutions
Location
Bethesda, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Industry
Security
Hours
Full Time
Job Stream: Information Security Group: Incident Response Job Title: Information Security Analyst - Incident Handler Essential Job Functions: . Monitor Security Events from IDS, SIEM, etc. . Log tickets to the Ticketing System . Handle calls from the MSSP(Managed security service provider, client users regarding incidents/events, perform triage, resolve problems, or escalate to team members . Perform triage on alerts from all sources including Monitored Email Distribution Lists . Participate in rotating weekly shift supporting off hours and weekend activity (24x7) . Produce ad hoc reports and other ad hoc tasks Educational Qualifications and Experience: . Education: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Information Systems . Role Specific Experience: 2+ years of relevant experience in Information Security Incident Handling . Experience with Firewalls and information security technologies . Experience with CERT/CSIRT/CIRT/SOC Certification Requirements: . CEH, Security +, CCNA Required Skills/Abilities: . Monitoring skills related to IDS and SIEM . Understanding of TCP/IP, Ethernet, OSI model, layer 2 and layer 3 concepts . Understanding of Windows Registry, File system, etc. . Hands-on knowledge of Network Packet Analysis using tools . Ability to work with team members with varying levels of technical skills and diverse international backgrounds . Strong understanding of Networking and Operating systems concepts . Ability to adapt to and function in a project environment with multiple timetables and changing priorities . Ability to learn new concepts and approaches in Analyzing Security Incidents. . Good communication skills (Verbal and Written) Desired Skills/Abilities (not required but a plus): Pluses for Levels: (level II, III) . Level II o Essential Job Functions: | Carry out detailed Incident Response activities, including containment, remediation, and root cause analysis o Educational Qualifications and Experience: | Bachelor's degree and 5+ years of information security experience | Experience in malware remediation and containments | Hands on experience of Incident Response /Malware analysis o Desired Skills/Abilities: | Malware Analysis | Cyber Forensics (Memory, Disk) | Scripting Languages eg Python o Preferred Certifications: | GIAC . Level III o Essential Job Functions: | Perform advanced Malware Analysis, along with Incident Response | Generate detailed Malware Analysis reports on PE and other common file structure samples | Provide actionable intelligence and suggestions for control updates based on the reverse engineering and malware analysis | Assist OIS in Identifying zero-day/vulnerable applications and impact o Educational Qualifications and Experience: | Master's degree and 7 + years of work experience | Experience with Malware Analysis of PE and other common file structures o Desired Skills/Abilities: | Expert understanding of Windows API calls Company Description: Information Security Company We Offer great benefits such us health insurance, 401K, training, vacation, etc