What you’ll be doing...

  • Receive, monitor, classify and summarise relevant threat and vulnerability intelligence from internal Verizon sources andexternal third-party sources and provide risk analysis commentary for customer.
  • Assist customer in analyzing incident artefacts, including basic malware analysis (static and behavioural).
  • Provide in-depth analysis of new and existing attack TTPs on customer request.
  • Create internal and customer-facing reports on combined CERT threat and vulnerability intelligence and incident management activities.
  • Receive and monitor incident information from Verizon managed security services and other sources;
  • Review the collected incident data and confirm or reject incidents based on the analysis;
  • Classify and prioritize incidents based on established criteria;
  • Facilitate communication between stakeholders of the status of the incident;
  • Coordinate the containment effort based on the available information and established processes;
  • Make containment decisions and facilitate decision making by other parties using established escalation process;
  • Communicate with the affected users and stakeholders to organize the containment effort;
  • Verify the effectiveness of containment actions taken;
  • Identify the attack vector of used by incident and confirm take actions to confirm that similar incidents are prevented in the future;
  • Validate the effectiveness of the eradication actions;
  • Coordinate forensics and law enforcement activities with officials if necessary;
  • Coordinate the recovery actions;
  • Confirm that the recovery effort was successful;
  • Confirm that all temporary containment efforts have been removed;
  • Update stakeholders on the status of the recovery effort;
  • Conduct a root cause analysis for the incident;
  • Communicate the results of the root cause analysis to Customer and stakeholders to prevent similar incidents in the future;
  • Analyze the incident response effort, with feedback from Customer and third parties. Identify and analyze any mistakes as well as good decisions done during response process;
  • Use the results of the analysis as an input for improvements, such as incident response process changes or changes in security monitoring.

What we’re looking for...

Verizon’s offered CERT service will constitute of a designated CERT leader, who will work as a contact and communications point between Verizon’s security services team and Customer’s security and IT staff as well as users and other important stakeholders. The CERT leader will also be responsible for operate the incident management process in accordance with the procedures designed in cooperation with Customer.

The Senior CERT leader is an expert in the field of security incident response. Successful candidates typically have four or more years of information security experience with strong focus on Incident Response as well as technical certifications to reinforce their practical experience. The Senior CERT leader has strong coordination, communication and collaborations skills as well as a good technical and architectural understanding.On a day to day basis the CERT leader will assist with identify and respond to incidents as well as proactively propose improvements for how to reduce risk and potential future incidents.

The Senior CERT leader should also be polite, patient, and sensitive to Japanese business etiquette and corporate culture. He doesn’t necessarily need to speak Japanese, but should be able to speak good and clear English.

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.