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Cyber Security Analyst

Company: Konica Minolta
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

All Covered, IT Services Division of Konica Minolta Business Solutions (KMBS), is the leading national IT services company serving SMB to enterprise markets. Offering a wide variety of career opportunities, All Covered is an excellent choice for motivated IT professionals interested in a stimulating and progressive work environment.
With over 1,000 employees across the U.S. and Canada, All Covered has a highly skilled team of professionals focusing on superior quality service delivery to our customers. We offer hands-on technical training on the most relevant technologies in the industry and career path advancement in all levels of the company.
Please join us in our exciting growth and pursue a rewarding career with All Covered!Position ObjectiveThe Cyber Security Analyst will support proactive 24 x 7 monitoring of the information environment to detect, analyze, track, and mitigate external threats utilizing a multi-tenant security information and event management system (SIEM) and other tools used to provide managed security services. The Cyber Security Analyst is well versed in numerous security technologies, understands the motivations and capabilities of Advanced Persistent Threat actors and can communicate risks and make recommendations associated with specific network threats. You will support the Network Operation Center (NOC), Remote Support Center (RSC) and field engineering personnel in the mitigation and remediation of host and network based vulnerabilities.Essential Job Functions

  • Evaluate security solutions and monitor various Security blogs, alerts and notifications, RSS feeds and forums in order to keep abreast of the latest security news, attacks, threats, vulnerabilities and exploits
  • Review and analyze data and network traffic from numerous security tools such as full packet captures and security device logs in order to detect traffic anomalies, identify infected systems and determine lateral movement of infections across the network
  • Contribute to incident response, maintaining relevant communication in emails, ticket summaries, analysis and reporting. Work with Incident Handlers to provide recommendations for remediation of compromised systems and any relevant counter-measures
  • Coordinate with security vendors to ensure detection signatures are updated to detect files that have made it past current e-mail and network security appliances
  • Conduct basic static and dynamic malware analysis
  • SMTP Header analysis and e-mail routing behaviors
  • Review, create or document standard operating procedures, recommendations, project specific documents and resource guides as neededCompetencies (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities)
    • In-depth knowledge of operating systems (Windows & UNIX, Mac OS X a plus)
    • Expert understanding of TCP/IP networking, routing protocols and full packet capture analysis
    • In-depth network security expertise including firewall, IDS and IPS
    • Understanding of a variety of security tools including firewall logs, intrusion detection systems, windows logs, event management, packet capture, packet sniffing technology.
    • Experience with reviewing raw log files, data correlation, and analysis (i.e. firewall, network flow, IDS, system logs)
    • Static and dynamic malware analysis experience
    • Knowledge in use of various Malware Sandbox environments
    • Digital forensics experience focusing on Windows systems from a malware perspective
    • Knowledge of enterprise systems and infrastructure
    • Proven understanding of log parsing and analysis at a large scale with data clustering tools or techniques
    • Experience with a scripting language such as Perl, Ruby, Python, and BASHPeople skills:
      • Ability to coordinate, work with and gain the trust of business stakeholders, technical resources, and third-party vendors.
      • Able to work under pressure in time critical situations.Process Skills:
        • Strong attention to detail in conducting forensic analysis combined with an ability to accurately record full documentation in support of the investigation.
        • Detailed knowledge of current international best practices in the incident response arena.Communication Skills:
          • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.
          • Ability to communicate effectively with business representatives in explaining impacts and strategies and where necessary, in layman's terms.Experience, Educational Reqts and Certifications
            • 3+ year's Cyber Security Incident Response, Security Operations Center and/or Attack Analysis in a large, mission-critical environment
            • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
            • Masters Degree in Engineering, Business Management, or Technology related fields a major plus
            • Industry standard information security and incident response certifications (CISSP, GCIA, GCIH, GREM, etc) are a plus.
            • Memberships and participation in relevant professional associations.Konica Minolta Offers:
              • Outstanding benefits package (including medical, dental, vision, life insurance)
              • 401(k) plan with matching company contribution
              • Generous holiday and paid time off schedules
              • Ongoing professional development training
              • Visible, exciting work supporting sales of cutting edge technology and workflow solutions.Konica Minolta is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, pregnancy, age, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender identity, disability, alienage or citizenship status, marital status or partnership status, genetic information, veteran status or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.

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