Cybersecurity Analyst

Job Overview

Our client in the Bedminster area of NJ has an excellent opportunity for a Cybersecurity Analyst!

Responsibilities:

  • Establish and enhance the Cybersecurity program, implementing projects that reduce risk and satisfy business security requirements.
  • Monitor, research and classify security events and incidents triggered by endpoint and network security tools.
  • Maintain and follow runbooks / playbooks for security event alerts and incidents.
  • Analyze and share Threat Intelligence and determine impact for the organization.
  • Implement and maintain the Threat Intelligence Platform for curated threat intelligence and case management.
  • Develop and coordinate processes for Continuous Logging and Monitoring, SIEM, and Incident Response.
  • Monitor and report on emerging risk and compliance with organizational security policies.
  • Enhance key performance indicators, metrics, and ongoing monitoring.
  • Support internal and external audits and assessments and recommend appropriate mitigations to treat identified risks.
  • Support the Vulnerability Management program by conducting recurring scans of all systems and applications, providing guidance to IT teams for the remediation of identified vulnerabilities.
  • Participate in business continuity and disaster recovery planning, as well as change management forums.
  • Stay current on topics in Information Security by researching emerging trends, technologies, threats, and vulnerabilities.

Experience:

  • Minimum of 1 to 2 years’ experience in Security Operations and/or other IT-related fields (Networking, Systems Administration).
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technology field preferred.
  • Certification in one or more areas, or willingness to obtain:  BTL1, CISSP, GIAC, OSCP, Sec+, CEH or similar.
  • Familiarity with scripting (Python, Bash and/or PowerShell).
  • Familiarity with the NIST Cybersecurity Framework, MITRE ATT&CK, OWASP Top 10, CWE/SANS Top 25, NIST 800-53, ISO 27001/27002, and CIS CSC.
  • Experience developing and maintaining policies, procedures, standards, and guidelines.
  • Experience working in a regulated environment preferred.
  • Keen understanding of Cybersecurity and Data Protection tools including SIEM, IDS/IPS, AV/EDR, NDR, DLP and other technologies
  • Understanding of Windows and Linux Operating Systems and networking protocols.
  • Experience analyzing system and network traffic for suspicious activity.
  • Ability to effectively convey complex security concepts to multiple audiences, including business and technical leaders and contributors.
  • Experience defining, implementing, and improving Cybersecurity standards, controls, and procedures.
  • Experience with commercial Vulnerability Management tools (i.e. Tenable, Rapid7, Qualys) a plus.
  • Familiarity with Azure and AWS environments.
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