Title: Incident Response Analyst
Location: Atlanta, GA
Type: 6 month + Contract or Permanent
Located in Atlanta, GA, this position is responsible for monitoring, detecting, and responding to cybersecurity activity across telecommunication and data computing infrastructure.
Response could include but is not limited to:
troubleshooting, analysis, diagnosis, communicating with stakeholders, and resolution or coordination of resolution via support groups or business units.
This position is requires the ability to think analytically, work collaboratively, and document all work being performed.
Responsibilities " Monitor incoming event queues for potential security incidents; identify and act on anomalous network activity
Detailed analysis, documentation, and strong understanding of the attack vectors, persistence mechanisms, and detection avoidance tactics
Develop innovative monitoring and detection solutions using client tools and other skill sets such as scripting
Collaborates with technical and threat intelligence analysts to provide indications and warnings, and contributes to predictive analysis of malicious activity s
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience
6 years of relevant work experience within security information technology "
Prior experience in Computer Incident Response team(CIRT)/Computer Emergency Response team(CERT), or a Security Operations Center(SOC)
Extensive experience in network security monitoring, network packet analysis , host and server forensics
Prior SIEM experience Security Information & Event Management system, log aggregation and event notification tool such as IBM QRadar
Familiarity with regulatory requirements such as NERC/CIP, NIST, SOX etc.
Extensive experience in industry well-known as well as open source Network and/ or Host forensic tools Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Strong networking knowledge TCP/IP protocols, OSI model, Firewalls and other networking devices