Cyber Security Technical Analyst

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Svam International, Inc.
Long Island City
29 Apr 2022
27 May 2022
Employer Sector
Technology, IT & Telecoms
Contract Type
Full Time

Position: Cyber Security Analyst

Duration: Long Term

Location: Long Island City, NY (Hybrid working, Candidates must be vaccinated, willing to submit proof of vaccination, and willing to return to work a minimum of 3 days per week)


Job Description:

The Cybersecurity Analyst will coordinate the preliminary response activities for cyber security incidents across the company environment. The successful candidate will focus on preliminary identification and analysis of potential cyber security incidents. The successful candidate will perform triage functions such as email review, log analysis, analysis of network traffic and endpoint systems, enrich data, and will be responsible for escalating and assigning the incidents to level two incident handlers.


Candidates should have a basic understanding of incident response processes, network investigative techniques, and cyber security trends and issues along with SIEM and SOAR technologies and uses. Candidates should have a basic working knowledge of Fire eye, Microsoft Defender, Splunk, Armis


The responsibilities include:

  • Understand CSIRT functions and participates in the triage of cyber security
  • Receive and analyze alerts from various sources within the enterprise and determine possible causes of such
  • Triage logs from various security controls, including, but not limited to, firewall, proxy, host intrusion prevention systems, endpoint security, application, and system logs, to identify possible threats to network
  • Enrich security event data to streamline the incident response process using SIEM and other correlation
  • Perform incident triage, documentation, and escalation of appropriate incidents to cyber security incident
  • Maintain proper documentation and creation of

Candidate requirements:

  • Minimum 1–2 years' hands–on experience working in incident response and/or other IT–related fields tied to networking and enterprise information system
  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field
  • Interest in the cyber security field including a specific focus on the following domains: enterprise security defense, network and application penetration testing, and incident
  • Basic knowledge of network protocols, enterprise architecture, and common network logging functions.
  • Good written and verbal communications skills are a
  • Ability to prioritize assignments and efforts in a complex work
  • Self–motivated and able to work in an independent
  • Must be detail–oriented and willing to
  • Industry certifications such as CEH, CISA, Security + are desirable.

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