Sr. IT Security Specialist

Location: Santa Clara, California
Posted On: 8/8/2017
Job Code: S2LBWG
Job Description
Summary of Role:
This position is primarily responsible for executing the entire lifecycle of any security event: assessment of security events from SIEM reporting systems, identify threats to our environment, remediate security threats and recovery of systems from security incidents. This position will report into the Information Security Cyber Defense Operations Center Manager.

Essential Responsibilities:
• Responsible for security event monitoring.
• Responsible for security incident report investigation, and incident handling working closely with internal team, HR and Legal to perform investigation of security incidents in accordance with company policy. Provide forensic analysis in support of investigations and the CDOC team when needed
• Create/maintain rules, filters, dashboards, and reports in SIEM system to identify malware activity, misconfigurations, and/or anomalies.
• Research the latest information security trends
• Conduct strategic analysis of existing, new and evolving network security technologies
• Knowledge of vulnerability scanning using the Tenable Nessus system or other equivalent network vulnerability assessment tools
• Provide subject matter expertise to IT Compliance during IT internal and external audits
• Develop minimum standards and baselines to define required security controls and settings on all servers, commercial applications, and networks
• Assess security risks to the corporation's information and communications systems
• Ability to research and understand the latest vulnerabilities and threats
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
Required Qualifications:
• Bachelor of Science Degree Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, or related field of study with 7 years of relevant working experience relevant to Information Technology OR
• High School Diploma or GED with a minimum 10 years of experience working specifically in Information Technology
• 3 + years of hands-on experience working as a security analyst

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience with one or more security product sets from the following :Palo Alto, Checkpoint, Bluecoat, FireEye, and Tenable RSA SecurID experience
• Experience in malware analysis and remediation
• Experience in forensic analysis and remediation
• Troubleshooting and configuration abilities with excellent TCP/IP networking skills
• Awareness of Internet/Network Security technologies - firewalls, VPN, IDS, IPS, proxies, etc.
• Solid understanding of the underlying LINUX/UNIX & Windows OS security architecture
• Ability to develop, describe and communicate Security Baselines and Policies
• Ability to design, deploy, support Security Solutions
• Excellent technical documentation skills
• Excellent communication skills
• Passion for cyber security
• Working knowledge in the Semiconductor industry
• Ability to work in a team environment and independently when needed
• Ability to address customer needs in a professional manner
• Customer facing skills are highly required
• Highly motivated

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