IT Security Operations Analyst

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 12 days ago
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Role: IT Security Operations Analyst
Team: IT
Scope: Individual Contributor
Years of Experience: 3+
Location: Ventura, CA

General Summary
The IT Security Operations Analyst role is a junior security role that is focused on responding to security events and security alerts for triage, resolution and escalation if necessary. In this role, you will demonstrate your solid foundation in general IT topics such as working with various operating systems and networking topologies and utilize your understanding of industry-standard security tooling and topics. As the IT Security Operations Analyst, you will troubleshoot as well as detect anomalies in systems and the network and help with the team’s primary responsibility of computer network defense.

What You’ll Do
Monitor incoming event and ticket queues for potential information security incidents
Provide support in the investigation and reporting of any information security incidents
Ensures authorized access by investigating improper access; revoking access; reporting violations; recommending improvements
Use available SOC tools for historical analysis purposes as necessary for detected events (e.g., historical searches using netflow, SEIM events, IDS, ticket history)
Provide analysis and trending of security log data from many heterogeneous security devices
Identify opportunities for process and technical improvement
Contribute to the company security awareness program
Assisting in the development and tracking of security metrics for information security events and incidents
Review event and scan data to identify, report, and coordinate remedy of vulnerabilities
Develop and maintain documentation for security systems, procedures and information security diagrams
Stay up-to-date with news and trends in information security including new vulnerabilities, methodologies, and products

Who You Are
Passionate: for all things IT and saving our home planet
Adaptable: able to work in a dynamic environment
Communicator: demonstrated strong verbal and written communication skills
Nimble: manages multiple, shifting priorities with ease
Problem-solver: can identify and solve problems with your strong analytical skills

Experience You Bring
Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent demonstrated experience and knowledge
Minimum 3 years' experience as a Systems or Network Administrator or equivalent knowledge
Experience working with firewalls, web proxies, intrusion detection/prevention systems, antivirus systems
Experience with PCI-DSS, data security best practices, and security auditing
Working knowledge of network switches, routers and firewalls
Working knowledge of Systems Administration, Windows, Active Directory, Mac OS X, and Linux
Working knowledge of tools such as Python, PowerShell, Nessus, Nmap, tcpdump
Experience with monitoring cloud-based applications and infrastructure
Experience in a global security operations center
Familiar with CIS Critical Security Controls, OWASP Top 10, Cyber Kill Chain, Mitre Attack, and other frameworks
Certifications from GIAC, (ISC)² are a plus [GISF, GCIA, SSCP, CCNA]

Employee Conduct
It is the responsibility of every employee to contribute to a positive, inclusive work environment through cooperative and professional interactions with co-workers, customers and vendors.

Equal Employment Opportunity
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other factors prohibited by law.