What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is a Fortune 500 company providing Security and Network services to Enterprise and Government clients across the globe. As companies navigate the path towards a digital enterprise that supports a more mobile workforce, enables complex applications and defends against sophisticated cyber threats, it helps to have a Managed Security Services (MSS) trusted partner like us.

The MSS Security Analysts are responsible for protecting the client’s intellectual property, network & computing assets, employee data and the corporate brand from the threats seen in an evolving security landscape. In this position the Principal Analyst will be supporting the MSS customers as an expert on products and services. This is a technical resource for in-depth incident analysis and consulting for customers. Principal Analysts are experts in their fields, whether policy tuning, incident management, and security analytics.

The position requires a motivated and customer-focused analyst who can work with the clients as a subject matter expert. The position requires an analyst with an expert level understanding of security threats and how to mitigate those threats. Candidates have prior SOC experience and understand the demands of this dynamic environment.

The Principal Analyst will demonstrate an ability to detect and respond to security incidents, indicators of compromise and advanced persistent threats against the clients. The Principal Security Analyst will work with the client’s IT, Security Operations and Incident Response teams to remediate these threats against their assets.

Responsibilities include: consulting, level of effort determination, equipment specification, and implementation recommendations and guidance. Dedicated analyst may also proactively or reactively generate proposals for recommended, corrective, courses of action based on security incidents or RCA reports

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree with a focus in computer science /security/other.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience
  • Recent experience with network intrusion detection and response operations.
  • Demonstration of technical proficiency with:
    • In-depth knowledge in Splunk, Unix, Linux and Perl
    • Security products: Fortinet, Palo Alto, Cisco, Checkpoint Bluecoat, Firepower.
    • Analytics tools: Splunk or another commercial SIEM tool such as QRadar or ArcSight

Even better if you have:

  • Advanced degree with a focus in computer science, security or other relevant field.
  • Ten or more years of direct experience in Intelligence collection, analysis, and reporting process/procedures and have previous background working in the SOC.
  • Ability to drive process improvements and identify gaps.
  • Capability to develop resolutions to complex problems that require the frequent use of creativity and proven problem solving skills.
  • Progressive experience with analytics and Firewall technologies with a focus on industry trends and technology advancements and how they relate to MSS.
  • Proven to be proactive in customer communication and follow-up with the ability to drive process improvements and identify gaps.
  • Experience in a dedicated security position.
  • Ability to excel in high pressure environments.
  • Self/Online/Class training on 3rd party analysis and policy definition.

For this role we need someone who can work US hours - 3 pm or 4pm CET onwards

    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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