Cyber Security Operations Analyst


Jersey City, NJ

What you'll be doing

Perform monitoring, investigation and follow-up of potential security events detected by monitoring technologies such as Symantec DLP, Guardium and Palantir. Analyze events from a response perspective: apply skill and judgment to determine if escalations are warranted. Work with either HR or the firm fraud investigations teams, providing additional details for escalated cases, as appropriate. Gather data for monthly activity reporting; maintain historical records and prepare monthly metrics and reporting for senior management review. Apply Big Data analytical techniques to the raw data feeds, undertaking pattern analysis, cross-reference checks. Investigate potential deviations to determine the root cause. Maintain a solid currency awareness of the emerging threats and issues for this activity sector; be aware of developments associated with malware, phishing, external attacks and associated threats to the firms information assets. Perform other duties as deemed commensurate with the grade and scope of the post.

What your background should be

Experience with a major financial services provider. At least 1-2 years working in information security, compliance, data loss prevention, technology operations and data protection. Expertise in the information security space, incorporating both technical and process or operational elements. Experience of the following technologies an advantage: DLP and behavioral analytic tools, such as Symantec DLP and Palantir. Platform security and data activity monitoring toolsets, such as Guardium. Good familiarity with productivity tools, including: MS Office, SharePoint, workflow systems. Excellence with Microsoft Excel for data analytics is mandatory. Professional qualification such as CEH, CISSP, CISA, CISM an advantage but not essential. General understanding of regular expressions, database structure and queries.

Required Schooling / Training

Not specified

Who is the client company

This is an American multinational banking and financial services holding company.
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