Security Analyst - Military veterans preferred

FireEye, Inc.


  full-time   part-time   employee   contract

United States

Company DescriptionFireEye is the intelligence-led security company. Working as a seamless, scalable extension of customer security operations, FireEye offers a single platform that blends innovative security technologies, nation-state grade threat intelligence, and world-renowned Mandiant® consulting. With this approach, FireEye eliminates the complexity and burden of cyber security for organizations struggling to prepare for, prevent, and respond to cyber attacks. Learn more about FireEye's world-class solutions and global footprint at DescriptionThe FireEye Consulting team is seeking a passionate and highly skilled Cybersecurity Analyst to support a critical customer mission! The Analyst will work closely with the customers executive team to help develop and implement remediation strategies associated with findings from the current deployment of security technologies, and in conjunction with other FireEye security management teams. In addition, the Analyst will sustain the FireEye platform(s) and provide ongoing breach detection, forensic examination, malware analysis and remediation services to a strategic customer.If you are fanatical about security, will do whatever it takes to keep the bad guys out, enjoy hunting for attackers, thrive on responding to security incidents and interested in designing creative solutions that enhance our clients security posture then we want to hear from you!ResponsibilitiesDevelop detailed remediation plans to address specific vulnerabilities or issues in Customer’s networkCoordinate with Customer employees and vendors to plan and execute tasks associated with remediation plans that may include, but are not limited to, infrastructure improvements involving Domain Name System (DNS), network segmentation enhancements or Active Directory (AD) security policy improvements and account reviews.Develop custom support documentation, briefing materials, presentations and other customized documentation that is specified by the CustomerMaintain current knowledge of tools and best-practices for a wide range of security toolsProvide expert experience building information security programs to include hands-on implementation and/or assessment of security controlsTriage and escalation of security events within the following cybersecurity domains: Threat Intelligence, Security Analytics, Network, Advanced Fraud, Identify and Access management, Cloud and Mobile Environments, Application / Data / Endpoint monitoring.Responsible for collecting, analyzing, escalating, and responding to cyber attacks and assisting in maturation of overall programProvide expert in-depth knowledge in collecting, analyzing, and escalating security events; responding to computer security incidents, and/or collecting, analyzing, and disseminating cyber threat intelligenceInterface with Customer to address concerns, issues or escalations; track and drive to closure any issues that impact the serviceOversee and demonstrate creative solutions while aligning with Mandiant’s business processes, methodologies, and client communication methodsQualificationsBachelor’s degree in a technical discipline (or equivalent work experience)Minimum 5 years of comparable experience; minimum 10 years of experience if no Master’s degreeExpertise and knowledge of firewall technologies, IDS technologies, proxy technologies, Active Directory (AD) and antivirus solutions.Fundamental understanding of network protocolsExperience with the critical tools used in security event analysis, incident response, computer forensics, malware analysis, or other areas of security operationsUnderstanding of cyber security operations, event monitoring, and SIEM toolsFamiliarity with Windows operating systems and administrative toolsUnderstanding of security controls for common platforms and devices, including Windows, Unix, Linux, and network equipmentExperience with a programming/scripting language such as Python, Perl or similar in an incident handling environment is a plusPrior interaction with C-level ExecutivesExcellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to present to a variety of external audiences, including senior executiveExcellent written communication skillsStrong leadership skills with the ability to prioritize and execute in a methodical and disciplined manner, as well as to set and manage expectations with senior stakeholders and team membersAdditional QualificationsAbility to travel up to 25% regionallyMust be eligible to work in the US without sponsorshipAdditional InformationAt FireEye we are committed to our #OneTeam approach combining diversity, collaboration, and excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.