Security & Safety
Security Analyst Required Skills: Subject Matter Expert (SME) in the Cybersecuri
Position: Security Analyst
Type: Full Time
Location: New York City,
Subject Matter Expert (SME) in the Cybersecurity field.
Strong background experience in Information Technology with Windows, Linux, and Unix platforms.
Strong background experience as a Level 2 (or above) Cyber Security Incident Response Analyst performing incident
handling, forensics, sensor alert tracking and cybersecurity incident case management.
Expert level experience working with security technologies such as IDS/IPS, Firewalls, SIEM, Network Packet Analyzers,
Antivirus, Network Behavior Analysis tools, Malware analysis, Firewalls, DLP, endpoint protection, log collection and analysis.
Experience using and configuring tools such as Net Profiler, Imperva, Fire Eye and FirePower.
Strong working knowledge of network protocols, ports and common services such as TCP/P protocols and application layer
protocols (e.g., HTTP/S, DNS, FTP, SMTP, etc.).
Hands on experience with scripting languages such as Python, Perl, Bash, and Powershell.
Knowledge of privilege escalation, persistence and lateral movement techniques
Identify and be able to react to network attacks, viruses, mal ware, SPAM, phishing and other intrusions.
Provide assistance in the implementation, maintenance, and monitoring of the information security program into in-scope
operational areas (gap analysis, risk assessment, third party assessments, procedure/specification development, execution of
recurring procedures, incident response).
Identify, analyze and communicate security vulnerabilities.
Serve as an information security subject matter expert and trusted advisor.
Understand current as well as emerging security threats and assist in the design of application architecture to mitigate
threats where possible.
Stay abreast of new security technologies and assist in the integration of new technology into architecture design when
As a contributor, take ownership for assigned areas of responsibility and effectively manage workloads to meet team
Clearly and concisely communicate in both written form and verbally to leadership and Management.
Review security features of newly implemented systems, ensuring they meet existing security requirements and policies,
Review proposed changes to existing policy as conditions warrant.
On a day to day basis, the candidate will review reports to identify threats.
BA in MIS, Computer Science, or related field from a recognized college or university or equivalent work experience.