5908-Security Analyst

  • location: Raleigh, NC
  • type: Temp to Perm
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5908-Security Analyst

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Location-Raleigh, NC - North Hills

Randstad Technologies is looking for a Security Analyst

The Security Analyst's primary role is to provide support for front-line monitoring and analysis of data feeds from many different security tools, threat monitoring programs, and risk sources. The Security Analyst will assist others in the assimilation of data from these various feeds and rapidly determining if the collection of data points is evidence of a direct attack, a rogue actor attempting to find vulnerabilities in the systems, or false alarms based on unusual behavior patterns. The Security Analyst will monitor outputs from audit tools and must be an effective and efficient communicator to follow the abnormal data points back to a root cause. This individual may need to make snap decisions to alert multiple individuals high up in the chain of command and/or take rapid steps to block the ex-filtration of sensitive information from our data centers.

Job Responsibilities:

- Monitor and analyze network traffic and security alerts from tools which include but limited to: Antivirus, IDS/IPS, Firewalls, Active Directory, Windows Event Logs, Vulnerability Management tools

- Conduct forensic analysis on endpoint systems and network traffic when necessary

- Identify and prioritize security alerts based on initial triage of alerts or activity

- Advise stakeholders in investigation steps to resolve and mitigate security incidents

- Strong ability to learn and adapt to complex technical environments

- Creating and track security investigations to resolution

- Contribute to security strategy and posture by identifying security gaps, recommending mitigating actions

- Work with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solutions to create correlation rules to aid in security alerting

- Stay up to date with current security vulnerabilities, attacks, and mitigation techniques

Academic and Professional Qualifications:

- Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Security

Experience:

- Minimum 1-3 years' experience in a security analyst or security engineering role

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

- Experience working in both cloud and on-premise environments

- Demonstrated scripting experience in one or more languages is a plus

- Experience conducting forensic analysis on endpoint systems is a plus

- Experience with infrastructure and security tools for audit logging, netflow, syslog, auditing, endpoint protection and vulnerability assessments.

- Understanding of security concepts such as authentication, authorization, encryption, logging, and device hardening practices.

- Research, Develop, Build and execute Operational and Run Book documentation for SOC analysts.

- Ability to work on-call as needed to assist in resolving critical issues

Certifications:

- One or more of the following or similar security certifications are required: CompTIA Security +, GIAC GCIH, GCIA, EC-Council CEH V9, Cisco CCNA Security, Cyber Ops, CISSP

Travel Requirements:

- 10%

Working Arrangements:

- Work is performed in a standard office environment with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards

Our greatest strength comes from bringing together talented people with diverse perspectives to support the technology needs of 180,000 physicians, 1,500 hospitals and 10,000 post-acute organizations across the globe. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, including holidays, vacation, medical, dental, and vision insurance, company paid life insurance and retirement savings.

Policy is to provide equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in all of its employment practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, age, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category. Applicants for North American based positions must be legally authorized to work in the United States or Canada. Verification of employment eligibility will be required as a condition of hire.

Skill Set Desired:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Security

Specific Requirements:

- Monitor and analyze network traffic and security alerts from tools which include but limited to: Antivirus, IDS/IPS, Firewalls, Active Directory, Windows Event Logs, Vulnerability Management tools

- Conduct forensic analysis on endpoint systems and network traffic when necessary

- Identify and prioritize security alerts based on initial triage of alerts or activity

- Advise stakeholders in investigation steps to resolve and mitigate security incidents

- Strong ability to learn and adapt to complex technical environments

- Creating and track security investigations to resolution

- Contribute to security strategy and posture by identifying security gaps, recommending mitigating actions

- Work with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solutions to create correlation rules to aid in security alerting

- Stay up to date with current security vulnerabilities, attacks, and mitigation techniques

Travel Required:

No

 
location: Raleigh, North Carolina
job type: Contract
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Associates
 
responsibilities:
Location-Raleigh, NC - North Hills

Randstad Technologies is looking for a Security Analyst

The Security Analyst's primary role is to provide support for front-line monitoring and analysis of data feeds from many different security tools, threat monitoring programs, and risk sources. The Security Analyst will assist others in the assimilation of data from these various feeds and rapidly determining if the collection of data points is evidence of a direct attack, a rogue actor attempting to find vulnerabilities in the systems, or false alarms based on unusual behavior patterns. The Security Analyst will monitor outputs from audit tools and must be an effective and efficient communicator to follow the abnormal data points back to a root cause. This individual may need to make snap decisions to alert multiple individuals high up in the chain of command and/or take rapid steps to block the ex-filtration of sensitive information from our data centers.

Job Responsibilities:

- Monitor and analyze network traffic and security alerts from tools which include but limited to: Antivirus, IDS/IPS, Firewalls, Active Directory, Windows Event Logs, Vulnerability Management tools

- Conduct forensic analysis on endpoint systems and network traffic when necessary

- Identify and prioritize security alerts based on initial triage of alerts or activity

- Advise stakeholders in investigation steps to resolve and mitigate security incidents

- Strong ability to learn and adapt to complex technical environments

- Creating and track security investigations to resolution

- Contribute to security strategy and posture by identifying security gaps, recommending mitigating actions

- Work with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solutions to create correlation rules to aid in security alerting

- Stay up to date with current security vulnerabilities, attacks, and mitigation techniques

Academic and Professional Qualifications:

- Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Security

Experience:

- Minimum 1-3 years' experience in a security analyst or security engineering role

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

- Experience working in both cloud and on-premise environments

- Demonstrated scripting experience in one or more languages is a plus

- Experience conducting forensic analysis on endpoint systems is a plus

- Experience with infrastructure and security tools for audit logging, netflow, syslog, auditing, endpoint protection and vulnerability assessments.

- Understanding of security concepts such as authentication, authorization, encryption, logging, and device hardening practices.

- Research, Develop, Build and execute Operational and Run Book documentation for SOC analysts.

- Ability to work on-call as needed to assist in resolving critical issues

Certifications:

- One or more of the following or similar security certifications are required: CompTIA Security +, GIAC GCIH, GCIA, EC-Council CEH V9, Cisco CCNA Security, Cyber Ops, CISSP

Travel Requirements:

- 10%

Working Arrangements:

- Work is performed in a standard office environment with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards

Our greatest strength comes from bringing together talented people with diverse perspectives to support the technology needs of 180,000 physicians, 1,500 hospitals and 10,000 post-acute organizations across the globe. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, including holidays, vacation, medical, dental, and vision insurance, company paid life insurance and retirement savings.

Policy is to provide equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in all of its employment practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, age, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category. Applicants for North American based positions must be legally authorized to work in the United States or Canada. Verification of employment eligibility will be required as a condition of hire.

Skill Set Desired:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Security

Specific Requirements:

- Monitor and analyze network traffic and security alerts from tools which include but limited to: Antivirus, IDS/IPS, Firewalls, Active Directory, Windows Event Logs, Vulnerability Management tools

- Conduct forensic analysis on endpoint systems and network traffic when necessary

- Identify and prioritize security alerts based on initial triage of alerts or activity

- Advise stakeholders in investigation steps to resolve and mitigate security incidents

- Strong ability to learn and adapt to complex technical environments

- Creating and track security investigations to resolution

- Contribute to security strategy and posture by identifying security gaps, recommending mitigating actions

- Work with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solutions to create correlation rules to aid in security alerting

- Stay up to date with current security vulnerabilities, attacks, and mitigation techniques

Travel Required:

No

 
qualifications:
Location-Raleigh, NC - North Hills

Randstad Technologies is looking for a Security Analyst

The Security Analyst's primary role is to provide support for front-line monitoring and analysis of data feeds from many different security tools, threat monitoring programs, and risk sources. The Security Analyst will assist others in the assimilation of data from these various feeds and rapidly determining if the collection of data points is evidence of a direct attack, a rogue actor attempting to find vulnerabilities in the systems, or false alarms based on unusual behavior patterns. The Security Analyst will monitor outputs from audit tools and must be an effective and efficient communicator to follow the abnormal data points back to a root cause. This individual may need to make snap decisions to alert multiple individuals high up in the chain of command and/or take rapid steps to block the ex-filtration of sensitive information from our data centers.

Job Responsibilities:

- Monitor and analyze network traffic and security alerts from tools which include but limited to: Antivirus, IDS/IPS, Firewalls, Active Directory, Windows Event Logs, Vulnerability Management tools

- Conduct forensic analysis on endpoint systems and network traffic when necessary

- Identify and prioritize security alerts based on initial triage of alerts or activity

- Advise stakeholders in investigation steps to resolve and mitigate security incidents

- Strong ability to learn and adapt to complex technical environments

- Creating and track security investigations to resolution

- Contribute to security strategy and posture by identifying security gaps, recommending mitigating actions

- Work with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solutions to create correlation rules to aid in security alerting

- Stay up to date with current security vulnerabilities, attacks, and mitigation techniques

Academic and Professional Qualifications:

- Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Security

Experience:

- Minimum 1-3 years' experience in a security analyst or security engineering role

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

- Experience working in both cloud and on-premise environments

- Demonstrated scripting experience in one or more languages is a plus

- Experience conducting forensic analysis on endpoint systems is a plus

- Experience with infrastructure and security tools for audit logging, netflow, syslog, auditing, endpoint protection and vulnerability assessments.

- Understanding of security concepts such as authentication, authorization, encryption, logging, and device hardening practices.

- Research, Develop, Build and execute Operational and Run Book documentation for SOC analysts.

- Ability to work on-call as needed to assist in resolving critical issues

Certifications:

- One or more of the following or similar security certifications are required: CompTIA Security +, GIAC GCIH, GCIA, EC-Council CEH V9, Cisco CCNA Security, Cyber Ops, CISSP

Travel Requirements:

- 10%

Working Arrangements:

- Work is performed in a standard office environment with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards

Our greatest strength comes from bringing together talented people with diverse perspectives to support the technology needs of 180,000 physicians, 1,500 hospitals and 10,000 post-acute organizations across the globe. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, including holidays, vacation, medical, dental, and vision insurance, company paid life insurance and retirement savings.

Policy is to provide equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in all of its employment practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, age, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category. Applicants for North American based positions must be legally authorized to work in the United States or Canada. Verification of employment eligibility will be required as a condition of hire.

Skill Set Desired:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Security

Specific Requirements:

- Monitor and analyze network traffic and security alerts from tools which include but limited to: Antivirus, IDS/IPS, Firewalls, Active Directory, Windows Event Logs, Vulnerability Management tools

- Conduct forensic analysis on endpoint systems and network traffic when necessary

- Identify and prioritize security alerts based on initial triage of alerts or activity

- Advise stakeholders in investigation steps to resolve and mitigate security incidents

- Strong ability to learn and adapt to complex technical environments

- Creating and track security investigations to resolution

- Contribute to security strategy and posture by identifying security gaps, recommending mitigating actions

- Work with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solutions to create correlation rules to aid in security alerting

- Stay up to date with current security vulnerabilities, attacks, and mitigation techniques

Travel Required:

No

 
skills: Location-Raleigh, NC - North Hills

Randstad Technologies is looking for a Security Analyst

The Security Analyst's primary role is to provide support for front-line monitoring and analysis of data feeds from many different security tools, threat monitoring programs, and risk sources. The Security Analyst will assist others in the assimilation of data from these various feeds and rapidly determining if the collection of data points is evidence of a direct attack, a rogue actor attempting to find vulnerabilities in the systems, or false alarms based on unusual behavior patterns. The Security Analyst will monitor outputs from audit tools and must be an effective and efficient communicator to follow the abnormal data points back to a root cause. This individual may need to make snap decisions to alert multiple individuals high up in the chain of command and/or take rapid steps to block the ex-filtration of sensitive information from our data centers.

Job Responsibilities:

- Monitor and analyze network traffic and security alerts from tools which include but limited to: Antivirus, IDS/IPS, Firewalls, Active Directory, Windows Event Logs, Vulnerability Management tools

- Conduct forensic analysis on endpoint systems and network traffic when necessary

- Identify and prioritize security alerts based on initial triage of alerts or activity

- Advise stakeholders in investigation steps to resolve and mitigate security incidents

- Strong ability to learn and adapt to complex technical environments

- Creating and track security investigations to resolution

- Contribute to security strategy and posture by identifying security gaps, recommending mitigating actions

- Work with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solutions to create correlation rules to aid in security alerting

- Stay up to date with current security vulnerabilities, attacks, and mitigation techniques

Academic and Professional Qualifications:

- Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Security

Experience:

- Minimum 1-3 years' experience in a security analyst or security engineering role

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

- Experience working in both cloud and on-premise environments

- Demonstrated scripting experience in one or more languages is a plus

- Experience conducting forensic analysis on endpoint systems is a plus

- Experience with infrastructure and security tools for audit logging, netflow, syslog, auditing, endpoint protection and vulnerability assessments.

- Understanding of security concepts such as authentication, authorization, encryption, logging, and device hardening practices.

- Research, Develop, Build and execute Operational and Run Book documentation for SOC analysts.

- Ability to work on-call as needed to assist in resolving critical issues

Certifications:

- One or more of the following or similar security certifications are required: CompTIA Security +, GIAC GCIH, GCIA, EC-Council CEH V9, Cisco CCNA Security, Cyber Ops, CISSP

Travel Requirements:

- 10%

Working Arrangements:

- Work is performed in a standard office environment with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards

Our greatest strength comes from bringing together talented people with diverse perspectives to support the technology needs of 180,000 physicians, 1,500 hospitals and 10,000 post-acute organizations across the globe. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, including holidays, vacation, medical, dental, and vision insurance, company paid life insurance and retirement savings.

Policy is to provide equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in all of its employment practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, age, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category. Applicants for North American based positions must be legally authorized to work in the United States or Canada. Verification of employment eligibility will be required as a condition of hire.

Skill Set Desired:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Security

Specific Requirements:

- Monitor and analyze network traffic and security alerts from tools which include but limited to: Antivirus, IDS/IPS, Firewalls, Active Directory, Windows Event Logs, Vulnerability Management tools

- Conduct forensic analysis on endpoint systems and network traffic when necessary

- Identify and prioritize security alerts based on initial triage of alerts or activity

- Advise stakeholders in investigation steps to resolve and mitigate security incidents

- Strong ability to learn and adapt to complex technical environments

- Creating and track security investigations to resolution

- Contribute to security strategy and posture by identifying security gaps, recommending mitigating actions

- Work with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solutions to create correlation rules to aid in security alerting

- Stay up to date with current security vulnerabilities, attacks, and mitigation techniques

Travel Required:

No


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