Cyber security analyst

Posted: July 1, 2022, 2:12 p.m. - Full Time - Remote

Netlink Voice is a cutting-edge telecom, networking, and IT solutions firm based in Flowood, MS. We are looking to add a Cyber Security Analyst to our growing cyber security team. Individuals must be highly motivated, willing to accept challenges, and looking for growth opportunities. This position is available physically at our Flowood, MS office. This position will be overnight/afterhours.

This position serves as an integral part of the security team which is responsible for 24x7x365 Monitoring, Detection, Response, and Remediation in a highly dynamic, fast paced and rewarding environment. The successful candidate will work within the security spectrum of the SOC actioning alerts, performing content development, tuning recommendations, proactive hunting, and applying security intelligence to the technology stack.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Able to analyze security events from multiple sources and prioritize alerts. Understand detection tools and methods for correlating events following established procedures. Dispositions events with a high degree of confidence flags opportunities for tuning, escalation, and communication of high severity events to leadership.
Serves essential function in the execution of mission-critical projects. Interfaces with stakeholders, and prepares plans, including but not limited to, quality, risk, and communications. Maintains documentation of activities against the project schedule.
Supports Security Operations Leadership for security solutions selection and content development (tuning and use case development). Assists in Designing and building dashboards and reporting as needed for SOC and other lines of business.
Understand company culture and business processes; is empowered to identify alternative solutions and recommend new approaches. Assists in the requirements for the implementation of changes in the business process.
Receives and addresses requests for support. Contributes to the creation of support documentation.

Additional Responsibilities:

Collaborate with other members of the Security and Networking teams to create and maintain standards and operating procedures, and provide information as appropriate to manager, project manager, and various departments within the Company.
Able to work in the development of security solutions, implementations of proposed solutions, and continuous tuning and development.

Requirements:

Bachelor's / Associate degree in Computer Science, a related field, or applicable work experience.
1-2 years of cyber security experience is preferable in SIEM, Vulnerability Assessment, Incident Response, Firewall Management/Auditing, Endpoint, and/or IDS/IPS
Strong desire and aptitude to learn new technologies
Motivated to continually provide input to enhance the Security Program
Experience in working in a Security Operations Center (SOC) is preferable
Experience reviewing and hardening OS and network configuration
Demonstrates decision making, problem-solving and analytical skills with attention given to detail and accuracy
Ability to work with a large degree of autonomy and minimal supervision.
Excellent communication skills
Follow-up, follow-through, and deliver quality results within defined SLAs
Able to adapt to rapidly changing technologies and apply them to evolving business needs
On-call support is required 24X7 in a rotating schedule

Optional:

IDS monitoring/analysis and content creation with tools including Snort, Regex and Yara signatures at an intermediate/advanced

Additional Preferred Capabilities:

Certifications include GIAC, OSCP, CEH, Security +, CCNA/IE Security