Previous Job
Senior Cyber Security Analyst
Ref No.: 18-00206
Location: Great Neck, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 04/26/2018
Senior Cyber Security Analyst

Primary responsibilities include:
Security event monitoring using existing security tools
Detecting and identify security threats and providing thorough assessments
Tuning of Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) rules for
Network and host analysis
Management, administration & maintenance of security devices/appliances
Communicating objective findings (written and oral) to both technical and business
orientated teams
Process adherence and improvements where identified

The ideal candidate should possess the following skills (bold are required):
Bachelor's degree in a Computer Sciences. (Computer Security/Information
Security degree preferred)
GCFE, CEH, GCIH or similar security related certifications. CompTIA Security+ certification should be accompanied with another security certification. Certification can be substituted by experience and having a Computer Security/Information Security degree.
SIEM application tuning and maintenance
Proficiency in Wireshark, network protocols and ports. (You will be
asked questions during interview. A failure to be proficient in this area
will result in your application not being considered)

o Candidate should know the difference between TCP/UDP/ICMP, etc.
o Should thoroughly understand the OSI model
o Should be able to identify key system ports both by name and port

o Should be able to review packet captures in Wireshark and communicate findings clearly.
Malware techniques, detection and mitigation
Should understand cross site scripting and sql attacks
Should have a thorough understanding of hacking techniques and
detection methods

4-7 years of security, network or systems operations combined
Python or Perl scripting
Ability to work in Linux