Minnesota
Information Technology

Security Operations Center Analyst

CM Legal

Security Operations Center Analyst (Remote)

The Security Operations Center is responsible for analyzing security event data from computing platforms, network elements, and security devices.
This position can be worked remotely from Texas, Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina, Arizona, Washington, Minnesota, Michigan or Mississippi.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide 24/7/365 support working rotating day, weekend, and holiday shifts
  • Analyze security event data from computing platforms, network elements, and security devices
  • Generate and maintain operational process and training documentation
  • Provide input to constantly improve security response and containment times
  • Follow pre-defined actions to handle high severity issues including escalating to other infrastructure security groups
  • Execute daily ad hoc tasks or lead small projects as needed
  • Create and maintain operational reports for Key Performance Indicators and weekly and monthly metrics.
  • Identify areas for tuning use cases or signatures to enhance monitoring value
  • Responsible for ensuring compliance with technical security controls that comply with theInformation Security Policies
  • Participate in security and change management meetings
  • Review and triage infrastructure security alerts, provide analysis, determine, and track remediation, and escalate as appropriate
  • Responsible for ensuring confidentiality for all written and electronic confidential, and proprietary information

QUALIFICATIONS:
 
Minimum:

  • minimum 2 years of experience in one of the following areas or 1 year of Security Operations Analyst experience
    • General Technical
    • System Administration
    • Network operations
  • Professional demeanor and strong work ethic
  • Strong written communication skills including the ability to develop process documentation
  • Strong verbal communication and collaboration skills including the ability to work with both technical and non-technical peers to research and resolve problems
  • Aptitude for troubleshooting basic network, windows, and network connectivity issues
  • Ability to troubleshoot and resolve issues with associated end-user workstation network software products.
  • Ability to apply critical thinking and logic to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems
  • Ability to maintain composure under pressure and work calmly during an emergency
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and schedules
  • Demonstrate general understanding of SIEM tools (Splunk, Sentinel, Exabeam)
  • Working knowledge of all Microsoft Office products
  • Knowledge of cutting-edge threats, vulnerabilities, and recent cyber-attacks
  • Possess a dedicated and self-driven desire to research and learn more about the cybersecurity landscape
  • Experience with installing, and testing customized workstation configurations based on various platforms and operating systems

Preferred:

  • High School Diploma
  • Willingness to acquire in-depth knowledge of network and host security technologies and products and obtain two security related certifications within the first 12 months

 
SCHEDULE:

  • 12-hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Weekend shift

 

  • Max. file size: 300 MB.

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