What you’ll be doing...

Join our Information Security Team where you will be responsible for Cyber Data Analytics for fraud and attack detection/mitigation. You will generate hypotheses based on educated ideas, threat intelligence and detailed knowledge of our networks. You will use a methodical and data driven approach to prove or disprove the hypotheses using qualitative and/or quantitative skills. The scope of this role includes researching attack patterns and threat reports, profiling attackers and their Tactics, Techniques and Procedures (TTPs) and performing risk/threat analyses.

  • Interfacing with many internal security teams to keep up to date with the latest attacks and defensive techniques.
  • Installing, configuring, and providing admin functions in a Splunk operational environment.
  • Analyzing daily customer traffic and identifying abnormal traffic utilizing your in depth knowledge of Cyberattack techniques and advanced analytical algorithms.
  • Automating the identification of abnormal from normal customer traffic quickly and developing real time dashboards to alert other security teams, enabling necessary action to be taken to mitigate the threat and minimize the impact.
  • Scripting in multiple languages like Python (including Numpy, Matplotlib, Pandas DataFrame), R, R-Studio, Matlab, Mathematica, Power Shell, SQL, JSON, and others.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience with Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, Mongo, Teradata, Hadoop, DB2 or other common database platforms either with administration, application development, etc.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics.
  • Splunk Admin Certification, CISSP, CISM or other security certification.
  • Experience with Splunk/ELK/Elastic Search.
  • Experience with data visualization tools such as Tableau and Kibana.
  • Experience with big process automation tools such as Camunda.
  • Understanding of cybersecurity, networking traffic analysis, intrusion detection, offensive security, data science, big data analyses, predictive analytics and computer science.
  • Understanding of the cyber-attack landscape including finger printing botnets, malformed requests, account abuse, account harvesting, and business fraud.
  • Knowledge of various data structures and common methods in data transformation, pattern recognition and predictive modeling to aid in finding threats within the noise.
  • Working knowledge of security appliances and professional/open source tools that support threat hunting, and knowledge of the analysis of competing hypotheses.
  • In-depth understanding of cyber analytics development and practical cyber operations.
  • Ability to learn database specific content and terminology across multiple operating systems and platforms.
  • Working knowledge of data mining and statistical analysis, using Splunk or other open source analytical tools.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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