Randstad Cyber Security Triage Analyst in New York, New York

Cyber Security Triage Analyst

job details:

  • location:New York, NY

  • salary:$75 - $85 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, February 8, 2019

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:670062

job description

Cyber Security Triage Analyst

job summary:

Two Shifts we are trying to cover

  • Weekday Second Shift with Weekend Day Coverage

  • Work within a variable shift to support the 24x7x365 Cyber Security Operations Center.

  • Default Shift: weekday second shift (Monday-Friday 4PM - 1AM)

  • Variable Shift: Cover for Weekend Day Shift when needed (Saturday 8AM - 9PM, Sunday 8AM -9PM)

  • Weekday commitment will be altered to cap week hours

  • Weekday Third Shift with Weekend Night Coverage

  • Work within a variable shift to support the 24x7x365 Cyber Security Operations Center.

  • Default Shift: weekday second shift (Tuesday-Friday 4PM - 1AM)

  • Variable Shift: Cover for Weekend Night shift when needed (Saturday 8PM - Sunday 9AM, Sunday 8PM - Monday 9AM)

  • Weekday commitment will be altered to cap week hours

location: New York, New York

job type: Contract

salary: $75 - 85 per hour

work hours: 9pm to 7am

education: Bachelors

responsibilities:

In this role, we'll trust you to:

  • Monitor for alerts that match pre-defined threat scenarios, and respond according to standard operating procedures

  • Address alerts, by following appropriate procedures, to bring closure to a significant majority of cyber alerts, while escalating those which cannot be resolved

  • Deliver on relevant cyber security metrics and measurements for the role and area of responsibility

  • Collaborate directly with peers, in and outside of the security team, to resolve urgent matters in a constructive and thoughtful manner

  • Respond to varying levels of employees and contractors, to address cyber security concerns

  • Ensure appropriate coverage for the assigned shift and provide ample awareness to changes to commitments

  • Opportunities to

  • Produce and maintain documentation and standard operation procedures

  • Generate ideas for continued improvement, including conceptual design of new threat scenarios

qualifications:

You'll need to have:

  • Knowledge and experience with information security topics and concepts, and have applied these in a prior role

  • Knowledge of enterprise network controls and solutions

  • Familiarity with operating systems (Windows, Linux and MAC)

  • Understanding of networks and the TCP/IP stack

  • Prior experience with Microsoft Office solutions

  • Strong communication; self-motivated; dedicated; great teamwork

  • Certifications in the information security space

  • Experience providing exceptional customer service

skills: We'd love to see:

  • Work experience within a Cyber Security Operations Center

  • Experience with middle-ware web services (IIS, Apache)

  • Experience with databases (MS SQL, Oracle, DB2)

  • Experience with programming / scripting

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