Security Analyst


Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's

As an Information Security Analyst, you will be expected to be skilled at identifying security gaps in infrastructure and process, assist on security reviews of vulnerabilities, help oversee the remediation of security weaknesses within the infrastructure and work to put processes in place to plug the gaps, effectively execute projects/initiatives to address them, demonstrate excellent judgment, prioritization and communication of technical security risks, and act as a security liaison supporting business units, exemplary work ethic and approach to problem solving, drive standard methodologies and display excellence with all tasks, a key influencer in your team’s strategy and contribute significantly to team


  • Review and modify the information security threat monitoring toolset content to better detect and prevent security incidents
  • Triage incoming software, systems, and infrastructure vulnerabilities on a daily basis.
  • Stay informed of new and emerging cyber threats and evaluate their impact on Glassdoor
  • Conduct security scanning and technical security assessments to identify emerging vulnerabilities, evaluate their risks, and provide mitigation strategies
  • Conduct security monitoring to detect and respond to security incidents
  • Identify false positives and work with appropriate team members for alert tuning
  • Accept escalations for triage and identification of threat events for escalation to a potential security incident
  • Develop tools or scripts to automate repeatable tasks
  • Collaborate with IT Operations and Engineers to keep SOC tools and applications in good health and hygiene
  • Perform proactive threat hunting and participate in cross-team incident response efforts
  • Deliver security training for both tech and non-tech employees
  • Document security processes and standards.

Key Qualifications:

  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent, with an emphasis on applied security
  • Experience with Incident Response and threat hunting
  • Excellent problem-solving and technical skills
  • Experience with ticketing and case management solutions
  • Experience analyzing user authentication and authorization technologies
  • Ability to multi-task, troubleshoot, and prioritize
  • Proficiency investigating security events and incidents to completion
  • Detail-oriented, self-motivated and disciplined, with excellent time management skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, solid team player, with demonstrated abilities in analysis and problem-solving

Nice To Have:

  • Experience analyzing logs in a SIEM
  • Experience searching for published IOCs across many platforms
  • Experience analyzing Firewall/IPS/IDS
  • Vulnerability Management expertise such as Qualys and Rapid 7
  • Malware detection and analysis tools
  • Cyber Threat Intelligence
  • Relevant security certifications (CISSP, CISA, GIAC, Security Plus)
  • Automation and orchestration
  • Scripting experience Python, Powershell, etc.
Posted: September 4, 2018
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