Senior Cyber Security Analyst

Santa Clara, CA

Job Description

This position reports
to the Cyber Security Manager and is responsible for reviewing and analyzing
threat feeds in order to assist in optimizing currently deployed
tools/procedures/processes throughout the organization. Analyst must analyze
escalated security incidents from linear departments to validate, understand,
and create lessons learned to help strengthen the posture of the organization.
Analyst must also be able to advise on IT initiatives, IT business projects,
and IT engineering in regards to security industry best practice. The analyst
must also have a firm understanding of penetration testing and vulnerability
assessments. A strong networking background and security certifications are


Demonstrate   a comprehensive understanding of security processes for installation,   management, monitoring and response of enterprise networks
  In depth experience with Information System Security (ISS), PKI, firewalls,   intrusion detection/protection and related vulnerability assessment tools for   network periphery and internal network/service discovery and topology mapping  
  Experience working with a Security Operation Center
  Experience in full life cycle information technology solution implementation   from conceptualization, requirements, design and specification through   development (coding), integration testing and commissioning
  Demonstrate the ability to communicate clearly, to both technical and   non-technical audiences, risks, threats, and vulnerabilities identified   during assessments
  Demonstrated understanding of TCP/IP networking
  Must have strong incident handling experience including knowledge of common   probing and attack methods, network/service discovery, system auditing,   viruses, and worms
  Security testing of Enterprise networks through ethical hacking
  Experience responding to incidents in a 24/7 environment
  Experience working in a fast paced industry dealing with sensitive data
  Demonstrate strong understanding of Windows, networking, telephony and   wireless security skills