Information Technology

Senior Security Triage Analyst - SAP SuccessFactors

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About the role
The Cyber Security Triage Analyst role is part of the Security Triage team. Candidates in this role will respond to events according to documented procedures and industry best practices. Ideal candidates should be experienced in the areas of networking, client/server technologies, and analyzing log files with the ability to identify false positive and true positive events. Must have experience in Linux/Unix and Windows operating systems. Candidates in this role may also be required to follow the incident response plan and assist SOC Incident Response Analysts when necessary. Must display enthusiasm and interest in Information Security.

Role requirements

  • Provide second level investigation of security events
  • Provide communication and escalation throughout the incident per the Triage guidelines
  • Communicates directly with data asset owners and business response plan owners during high severity events
  • Hunting for suspicious anomalous activity based on data alerts or data outputs from various toolsets
  • Perform analysis of log files, asset data and other threat and alert information
  • Takes an active part in the containment of events of interest, even after they are escalated
  • Escalating issues when necessary


Experience and Education

  • Three years relevant experience in Cybersecurity 
  • Degree with focus in Cybersecurity or equivalent experience


Technical Competencies

  • Knowledge of network and security technologies such as, SIEM, Firewall, WAF, and other related technology
  • Knowledge of networking and application communication formats and SIEM technologies and how to utilize that data for traceability back to event source
  • Knowledge of data analysis techniques
  • Experience with Ticket management systems, issue tracking and escalation 
  • Experience with Security Assessment tools and use of their output
  • Ability to make information security risk determinations
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills and ability to work in diverse widely distributed team and work in an on-call environment




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Requisition ID: 339936  | Work Area: Information Technology  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Professional  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: Virtual - USA #LI-Hybrid

Requisition ID:  339936
Posted Date:  Jun 19, 2022
Work Area:  Information Technology
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Reston, VA, US, 20191

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