Security Operations Analyst

  • Competitive Base and Bonus
  • Charleston, SC, USA Charleston SC US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Thesys Technologies
  • 24 May 18 2018-05-24

Thesys Technologies is looking for a team player who can work in a dynamic trading technologies company. We are looking for a Security Operations Analyst with a focus on preventative measure to bring their experience to our team.

Responsibilities:
Identify and assess security threats in order to quantify risk to the environment.
Interact with Linux, Unix and macOS operating systems and cloud providers for monitoring and compliance
Interface with DevOps to collect information including audit data, logs, network traffic and user behaviors to identify vulnerabilities and potential exploitation opportunities
Research and document capabilities and activities of thread actors to assist in attack prevention
Perform risk assessments, threat modeling, information gathering, and other activities as needed
Partner with NetOps and DevOps to test, implement and update hardware and software security mechanisms to mitigate risk
Requirements:
Experience as a Security Operations Analyst and full understanding of a Security Operations Center
Significant experience configuring, deploying and managing auditing and logging tools including Elastic Stack, QRadar, Arcsight, Nessus, Snort, AlienVault, Nagios, Prometheus and other.
Strong written and verbal communication skills
2-4 + years of relevant experience with a Bachelor’s degrees in Computer Science, Information Assurance, Information Technology, or other related field, or 4+ years of relevant work experience

 

Bonus Points:
Proficiency in at least one programming language (e.g. Python, Node, Go..)
Experience with Configuration enforcement tools (eg: Ansible, Puppet, JAMF, Centrify)
Understanding of LDAPs and other directory services technologies
You write readable, maintainable code and have experience managing source code with git
Industry certifications including; SANS certificates, CISSP, Security+ and networking gear and Operating System certificates.