This well-established company located in central North Dallas is actively seeking to hire an experienced IT Security Analyst to join their team.
This individual will be responsible to:
Monitor and analyze all systems and security domains, such as the intrusion detection system (IDS), servers, networks and endpoints.
Manage Intrusion Detection System (IDS) and perform analyses of incidents from multiple sources for severity and risk.
Identify, report and resolve security incidents.
Compose security alert notifications and deploy and maintain security controls within the network environment.
Act as primary interface between users and IT operations and security operations.
Qualified candidates will have the following:
Experience on a computer incident response Team (CIRT), computer emergency response team (CERT), computer security incident response center (CSIRC) or a security operations center (SOC).
A minimum of 4-6 years of Information Security experience, ideally with 1-2+ years of background with such products as: Logrhythm, Trustwave, IBM QRadar, Splunk Enterprise Security, AlienVault Unified Security management, etc.
Experience with anti-virus, intrusion detection systems, firewalls, active directory, vulnerability assessment tools and other security tools found in large network environments; along with experience working with security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Experience with vulnerability management, log management, analysis, and monitoring, virtual private networks, virtualization, firewalls, web application security concepts and intrusion detection/prevention systems.
Experience with syslog technologies (e.g., syslog-ng, rsyslog, Snare and SIEM technologies).
Experience customizing syslog-ng filters based on key words, host names and destination paths.
Strong technical background in operating systems (UNIX/Linux, Windows), internet applications (electronic mail, web, DNS/DHCP, TCP/IP), desktop software (Microsoft Office, virus detection programs), encryption (SSL, TLS, IPSEC) and networking hardware and software.
Understanding of protocols and standards such as TCP/IP, LDAP and 802.1x and network management tools such as SNMP, and NIST.