Job Details

IT Security Analyst

Phoenix, AZ | Full time

Job ID:

897-487ITSA

Duration:

Long Term

Experience:

2-3 years

Career Level:

Associate

Compensation:

DOE

Industry:

Computer Networking

Job Description

The selected candidate will work as an IT Security Analyst within a 24x7 Security Operation Center (SOC) team. The SOC team is responsible for safeguarding the corporation against unauthorized infiltration, modification, destruction or disclosure.

Job Duties:

  • Monitor the environment for suspicious and malicious activity using Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) toolsets
  • Document security events and incidents within internal ticketing system
  • Perform first and second level incident response and triage of security incidents and escalate to the incident response team as necessary
  • Responsible for processing and investigating threat intelligence reports
  • Analyze suspicious email submissions
  • Perform basic malware analysis on malware samples
  • Perform forensic analysis of suspicious network activity
  • Develop and maintain documentation of processes and procedures
  • Provide updates to team members and senior management on current security cases via reports and presentations

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Information Technology/Computer Information Systems with IT Security focus.
  • GPA of 3.0 or greater required.
  • Must be able to work shift work including weekends and some holidays.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Sound understanding of information security principles and best practices