Network Security Analyst

  • location: Mundelein, IL
  • type: Temp to Perm
  • salary: $50 - $65 per hour
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Network Security Analyst

job summary:
Network Security Analyst

Description:

Client is looking for a Network Security Analyst to serve as a key member of our Network Security team. This position will assist in the day-to-day operations of the Network Security program, including but not limited to: monitoring, detecting, analyzing, and determining remediation efforts for security risks, events, and incidents.

The ideal candidate will have experience and technical expertise with continuous monitoring of information systems that involves detecting malicious threat activities and will possess the situational awareness skills necessary to track intruders or compromises to the security of information systems and data.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform continuous monitoring of multiple network security technologies such as ExtraHop, DarkTrace, Palo Alto Magnifier, VPN solutions, and Enterprise Firewalls.
  • Familiarity with monitoring and ticketing tools, i.e. Heat, What's Up, Solar Winds, App Dynamics, Scrutinizer.
  • Parsing through event logs/files to analyze and determine the occurrence of security related issues.
  • Provide security incident handling support and investigation capabilities.
  • Remediate and/or escalate identified security issues based on issue severity.
  • Provide a process driven approach to security investigations which ensures accuracy and consistency.
  • Participates in other security operations duties as requested including an on call schedule.
Job Requirements:

  • BS in Cyber Security, Computer Science, Networking, or equivalent related work experience.
  • Basic technical knowledge of networking, security controls, and information security concepts.
  • Basic knowledge of trouble isolation, log analysis, event correlation, and data analysis
  • Strong understanding of TCP/?IP and networking/?system vulnerabilities
  • Experience with Microsoft Office for Data Analysis
  • Experience with case management or incident management products and procedures
  • Hands on experience with Firewalls (Palo Alto, Checkpoint, etc.)
 
location: Mundelein, Illinois
job type: Contract
salary: $50 - 65 per hour
work hours: 9am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
Network Security Analyst

Description:

Client is looking for a Network Security Analyst to serve as a key member of our Network Security team. This position will assist in the day-to-day operations of the Network Security program, including but not limited to: monitoring, detecting, analyzing, and determining remediation efforts for security risks, events, and incidents.

The ideal candidate will have experience and technical expertise with continuous monitoring of information systems that involves detecting malicious threat activities and will possess the situational awareness skills necessary to track intruders or compromises to the security of information systems and data.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform continuous monitoring of multiple network security technologies such as ExtraHop, DarkTrace, Palo Alto Magnifier, VPN solutions, and Enterprise Firewalls.
  • Familiarity with monitoring and ticketing tools, i.e. Heat, What's Up, Solar Winds, App Dynamics, Scrutinizer.
  • Parsing through event logs/files to analyze and determine the occurrence of security related issues.
  • Provide security incident handling support and investigation capabilities.
  • Remediate and/or escalate identified security issues based on issue severity.
  • Provide a process driven approach to security investigations which ensures accuracy and consistency.
  • Participates in other security operations duties as requested including an on call schedule.
Job Requirements:

  • BS in Cyber Security, Computer Science, Networking, or equivalent related work experience.
  • Basic technical knowledge of networking, security controls, and information security concepts.
  • Basic knowledge of trouble isolation, log analysis, event correlation, and data analysis
  • Strong understanding of TCP/?IP and networking/?system vulnerabilities
  • Experience with Microsoft Office for Data Analysis
  • Experience with case management or incident management products and procedures
  • Hands on experience with Firewalls (Palo Alto, Checkpoint, etc.)
 
qualifications:
Network Security Analyst

Description:

Client is looking for a Network Security Analyst to serve as a key member of our Network Security team. This position will assist in the day-to-day operations of the Network Security program, including but not limited to: monitoring, detecting, analyzing, and determining remediation efforts for security risks, events, and incidents.

The ideal candidate will have experience and technical expertise with continuous monitoring of information systems that involves detecting malicious threat activities and will possess the situational awareness skills necessary to track intruders or compromises to the security of information systems and data.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform continuous monitoring of multiple network security technologies such as ExtraHop, DarkTrace, Palo Alto Magnifier, VPN solutions, and Enterprise Firewalls.
  • Familiarity with monitoring and ticketing tools, i.e. Heat, What's Up, Solar Winds, App Dynamics, Scrutinizer.
  • Parsing through event logs/files to analyze and determine the occurrence of security related issues.
  • Provide security incident handling support and investigation capabilities.
  • Remediate and/or escalate identified security issues based on issue severity.
  • Provide a process driven approach to security investigations which ensures accuracy and consistency.
  • Participates in other security operations duties as requested including an on call schedule.
Job Requirements:

  • BS in Cyber Security, Computer Science, Networking, or equivalent related work experience.
  • Basic technical knowledge of networking, security controls, and information security concepts.
  • Basic knowledge of trouble isolation, log analysis, event correlation, and data analysis
  • Strong understanding of TCP/?IP and networking/?system vulnerabilities
  • Experience with Microsoft Office for Data Analysis
  • Experience with case management or incident management products and procedures
  • Hands on experience with Firewalls (Palo Alto, Checkpoint, etc.)
 
skills: Network Security Analyst

Description:

Client is looking for a Network Security Analyst to serve as a key member of our Network Security team. This position will assist in the day-to-day operations of the Network Security program, including but not limited to: monitoring, detecting, analyzing, and determining remediation efforts for security risks, events, and incidents.

The ideal candidate will have experience and technical expertise with continuous monitoring of information systems that involves detecting malicious threat activities and will possess the situational awareness skills necessary to track intruders or compromises to the security of information systems and data.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform continuous monitoring of multiple network security technologies such as ExtraHop, DarkTrace, Palo Alto Magnifier, VPN solutions, and Enterprise Firewalls.
  • Familiarity with monitoring and ticketing tools, i.e. Heat, What's Up, Solar Winds, App Dynamics, Scrutinizer.
  • Parsing through event logs/files to analyze and determine the occurrence of security related issues.
  • Provide security incident handling support and investigation capabilities.
  • Remediate and/or escalate identified security issues based on issue severity.
  • Provide a process driven approach to security investigations which ensures accuracy and consistency.
  • Participates in other security operations duties as requested including an on call schedule.
Job Requirements:

  • BS in Cyber Security, Computer Science, Networking, or equivalent related work experience.
  • Basic technical knowledge of networking, security controls, and information security concepts.
  • Basic knowledge of trouble isolation, log analysis, event correlation, and data analysis
  • Strong understanding of TCP/?IP and networking/?system vulnerabilities
  • Experience with Microsoft Office for Data Analysis
  • Experience with case management or incident management products and procedures
  • Hands on experience with Firewalls (Palo Alto, Checkpoint, etc.)

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