Security Analyst

Security Analyst 

Location:  Remote as long as East Coast, USA

Experience: 2 – 5 years experience in security engineering functions,

Education: Bachelor’s degree in technical or relevant field.

Certifications (nice to have): Splunk Power User, Splunk Accredited Consultant

Summary Job Description and Functions:

The Security Analyst is responsible NOT for monitoring security events associated with traditional Tier 1-3 SOC monitoring, but INSTEAD is focused on monitoring Engineering, IT and other user’s activity in accordance with Best Practices for SecDevOps, as well as for deviations from standard which may be consistent with training, business process, delivery quality or malicious activity.

Qualifications for the Role:

•          Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field.

•          Experience in information security or related field.

•          Experience with computer network penetration testing and techniques.

•          Understanding of firewalls, proxies, SIEM, antivirus, and IDPS concepts.

•          Ability to identify and mitigate network vulnerabilities and explain how to avoid them.

•          Understanding of patch management with the ability to deploy patches in a timely manner while understanding business impact.

Ideal candidates will have:

•          Mastery experience using SIEM tools.

•          Experience within AWS, GCP, and Azure org policies and IAM

•          Expertise implementing solutions in public cloud Iaas/Paas

•          Expertise in monitoring, administering, troubleshooting and identifying solutions in a cloud environment.

•          Knowledge of PKI Certificate management

•          Knowledge of various log formats and data normalization techniques

•          Proficient experience with containerization platforms (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.)

About BlueVoyant

At BlueVoyant, we recognize that effective cyber security requires active prevention and defense across both your organization and supply chain. Our proprietary data, analytics and technology, coupled with deep expertise, works as a force multiplier to secure your full ecosystem. Accuracy! Actionability! Timeliness! Scalability!

Led by CEO, Jim Rosenthal, BlueVoyant’s highly skilled team includes former government cyber officials with extensive frontline experience in responding to advanced cyber threats on behalf of the National Security Agency, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Unit 8200 and GCHQ, together with private sector experts. BlueVoyant services utilize large real-time datasets with industry leading analytics and technologies.

Founded in 2017 by Fortune 500 executives, including Executive Chairman, Tom Glocer, and former Government cyber officials, BlueVoyant is headquartered in New York City and has offices in Maryland, Tel Aviv, San Francisco, London, Budapest and Latin America.

All employees must be authorized to work in the United States. BlueVoyant provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, BlueVoyant complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.