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Senior IT Security Operations Analyst ID3162968
Ref No.: 17-15157
Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 11/09/2017
Pay Rate : $ 91,000.00 - 110,000.00 /Hour
Alluvion Staffing is seeking a Senior Information Security Operations Analyst for an immediate full time direct hire for anAssistant Vice President of Security Operations with a client in Jacksonville, FL. 

Direct Hire 91K-110K Annual Bonus 4% Total Comp $94,700-$115,000

Information Security ENVIRONMENT Overview
Integrated in our Client's Chief Information Security Office (CISO), the Information Security Operations team is responsible for mitigating these risks. The Information Security Operations team enables the business of our Client by providing agile security operational capabilities. The teams: Cyber Threat Operations, Malware Analysis, Security Monitoring, Incident Response, Forensics and Vulnerability Management provides global services from key locations in Frankfurt, Jacksonville and Singapore.
Job Overview:
This position supports our Client's IT Security Incident Response and Security Incident Management team. You will function in many roles ensuring that suspicious and malicious IT activities are detected, contained and mitigated as quickly as possible. In addition, you will provide real-time monitoring, hotline support, ticketing, investigations and Incident Response. You will engage heavily with a range of technical subject matter experts in multiple disciplines and Global Incident Management. Chosen person will also be asked to improve Incident response and detection processes, procedures and knowledge based documentation. He or she must also possess excellent soft skills and verbal communications dealing with senior management, customers and third party vendors.
Roles and Responsibilities Overview:
  • Work within a globally matrix (virtual) team and other Security Teams / Experts
  • Escalate security events / alerts in a timely manner ensuring that SLA's are complied with
  • Analyse, document and report Security Alerts / Incidents in a comprehensive, risk driven manner
  • Track ticket progression and escalation across all functional areas of responsibility
  • Quickly adapt new work processes and procedures and risk driven measures ensuring consistent work flows
  • Trigger and support accuracy of security incident detection
  • Support in Security Incident remediation
  • Share relevant information and knowledge with global our Client SOC team
  • Support projects to onboard systems and solutions into security event monitoring (transitions)
  • Prepare and check functional and operational reports
  • Perform operational tasks and incident handling around security procedures
  • Documentation and rule set development
  • Maintain training and required skill sets at the highest levelThe chosen person will act as an IT Security Operations Analyst within the CISO IT Security organization. The role is vital for our Client's capability to detect and respond to IT Security Incidents. In addition, this challenging role requires a passion to perform at all levels; specifically providing analytical skills, transparency, strong work ethic, agility, good perception and the desire to continuously improve our Client's Security Incident Response mission statement
    You will need to have sound security knowledge and broad technical understanding, as well as being fluent in English communication and coordination skills.
  • Extensive years of Security Experience (within a technical role in a security domain in particular Network and Operating System Security / Security Incident Response)
  • Understanding of SIEM operations and maintenance
  • Understanding of NIDS systems
  • Good understanding of and exposure to security tools such as firewalls, IDS/IPS, A/V, anti-spam, proxies
  • Solid experience working with Internet and network technologies; specifically TCP/IP, UDP, SMTP, HTTP, HTTPS and FTP; 
  • Fundamentals of Application Security - Strengths and Weaknesses
  • ITIL Fundamentals
  • Successful integration into global teams
  • Experience in Security Alert analysis, handling and documentation
  • Experience in troubleshooting (technical analysis, documentation and remediation)
  • Experience in Service Definition, Service Level Management and KPI tracking
  • Experience in working in dynamic processes
  • Education and Certifications:
  • University degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • One or more security certification in particular SSCP, CISSP, CISM, GSEC, GCIA, GCIH, SCNS, CEH
  • One or more technical/product certifications such as SFCP, ACSA, MCSE, LPIC-3, CCSP, CCNP, GCIA, GCFW, CCNA, CWNA
  • ITIL Foundation certificationIn addition to CV / Resume a skills matrix on all core competencies is preferred