IT Security Operations Analyst
We are seeking an experienced Security Operations Analyst to join our team as an Incident Response Specialist. In this role, you will be responsible for identifying, investigating, and responding to security incidents, as well as developing and maintaining incident response processes and playbooks. You will work closely with our IT and security teams to ensure the security of our systems and data, and you will play a critical role in maintaining the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of our information.
This is a hybrid position. Three days in the office, 2 days remote.
- Develop and maintain incident response processes and playbooks for a variety of security incidents.
- Conduct regular tabletop exercises and simulations to test the effectiveness of the incident response processes and playbooks.
- Perform incident response activities, including investigation, containment, and recovery.
- Analyze security alerts, logs, and other security-related data to identify potential security incidents.
- Collaborate with IT and security teams to investigate and remediate security incidents.
- Conduct vulnerability assessments and penetration testing to identify potential security risks.
- Stay up-to-date with the latest security threats, trends, and technologies.
- Participate in security-related projects and initiatives.
- Work with other teams within the organization to ensure compliance with security policies and standards.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
- 3+ years of experience in incident response and security operations.
- Experience developing and maintaining incident response processes and playbooks.
- Knowledge of security standards and frameworks such as NIST, ISO, and CIS.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
- Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
- Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
- Relevant certifications such as GIAC, CISSP, and CISA are highly desired.
This is a challenging and rewarding position that offers an opportunity to make a real impact on our organization's security posture. If you have a passion for security and incident response, and are experienced in developing and maintaining incident response processes and playbooks, we would love to hear from you.