Verizon Senior Security Analyst in Dfw Airport, Texas



The Lead Incident Response Engineer is a senior level individual contributor and will provide technical security leadership as well as serve as a subject matter expert on technical engineering, information security, and associated initiatives. A qualified candidate will have deep experience with the assessment, implementation, management and documentation of a broad set of secure technologies and processes within a managed hosting or cloud environment. The candidate will work with internal and external stakeholders to implement and manage a strong integrated security posture in addition to serving as a technical escalation point.

Job Description:

  • Provide incident response guidance to the first responders; take the corrective actions necessary by working with the various departments and Computer Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT) representatives

  • Lead technical discussion around security events and activity with various non-technical and technical parties

  • Provide metrics for the security incident events management, IDS and other security controls

  • Provide recommendations to the Security Operations Manager on current status of controls

  • Possess a passion and strong interest in the field of Information Security, particularly security monitoring, operations and incident response

  • Exhibit strong communication skills and be able to present information to management.

  • Attend local security chapters and have a good insight into the Information Security Industry and trends

  • Monitor and investigate alerts generated by security controls, not limited to Security Incident Event Management (SIEM), Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), and Malware monitoring tools and provide guidance to the Security Operations manager. In conjunction with reviewing and acknowledging IDS alerts from various IDS systems, you will perform some technical management duties of SIEM, and IDS and enforce compliance.


Required Skills and Experience:

  • Must have extensive experience performing security incident response and security event monitoring

  • Experience in the IT or Security engineering field being exposed to Microsoft and Linux Technologies

  • Eight to Twelve (8-12) years’ experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Vulnerability Management

  • Qualys experience a plus

  • Security Incident Event Management

  • Security Incident Response Planning and Execution

  • Designing and operating enterprise security controls

  • Digital Forensics Experience

  • Splunk Enterprise Security App experience a plus

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or similar technical area or equivalent.

  • Familiarity with security and threat assessment methodology, vulnerability methodology, OWASP, CVE

  • Understanding of ISO 27001/27002, PCI, Fed RAMP or any other Information Security standard

  • Experience with security architecture

  • Computer Forensics

  • CISSP/CEH or equivalent Certifications, etc.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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