Senior IR Analyst in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/14/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/14/2021

Job Description

*100% Remote Opportunity* 

Our Media Client is seeking a Senior Incident Response Analyst to join its Global Information Security group. This position will be a vital member of the Incident Response team, addressing information security matters globally using a wide variety of security tools.  The candidate will primarily assist in investigating and analyzing response activities related to security incidents or events, requiring an extensive understanding of digital investigations and underlying security principles. The ideal candidate will share our passion for defending large-scale networks while solving complex security problems. This position will also have the opportunity to work on security and technology initiatives with companywide reach.

We can facilitate w2 and corp-to-corp consultants. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform incident triage and handling by determining scope, urgency and potential impact thereafter identifying the specific vulnerability and recommending actions for remediation
  • Ability to analyze different data types from various sources within the enterprise and draw conclusions regarding past and potential current security incidents
  • Ability to conduct host forensics, network forensics, log analysis, and malware analysis in support of incident response investigations on physical, virtual, and cloud hosted assets
  • Document incidents from initial detection through final resolution
  • Coordinate with and act as subject matter expert to resolve incidents by working with other information security specialists and IT contacts to correlate threat assessment data
  • Assist with the management and engineering of custom security related platforms
Requirements:
  • 3-5 years' of experience in a cyber incident response team (CIRT)
  •  2+ years' experience conducing Cloud investigations (AWS/GCP/Microsoft)
  • Strong knowledge of incident response processes and tools (detection, triage, incident analysis, remediation and reporting)
    •  Advanced Endpoint Detection and Response
    •  IPS/IDS
    •  Firewalls
  • Demonstrated skills in malware analysis and log analysis (SIEM)
  • Solid understanding of hacker TTPs and exploits along with understanding the current security threat landscape
  • Ability to understand and program in Python, Bash, PowerShell and/or C++
  • Extensive operating system knowledge involving Windows, Mac and Linux
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Be a self-starter, work independently and adjust to changing priorities
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relate field or equivalent experience
  • Preferred Security certifications: SANS GIAC (GREM, GCFA, GCIH, GNFA), CISSP or other security related certifications

Job ID: 361486

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic consulting and talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Our purpose is to positively impact the lives of our employees, clients, consultants, and the communities in which we operate. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in talent solutions, life sciences consulting, Agile consulting, cloud services, risk management, business optimization, and managed services enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA, and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence and deep networks, as well as national reach.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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