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Verizon Communications Inc.

Senior Security Analyst

Verizon Communications Inc. - Ashburn, VA

Senior Security Analyst




What you’ll be doing...

As a Senior Security Analyst in our Security Operations Center, you will handle day-to-day tasks involving SOC (CSIRT) monitoring, incident analysis and investigation, and provide recommendations for remediation as well as short-notice ad hoc work, and see them through to completion. Providing critical value to the SIEM management service, you will leverage your extensive knowledge to provide context to events. You will provide recommendations for remediation actions and suggestions for implementing best practices and improving standard processes and procedures. You’ll have a positive impact on our organization, and change the way that our customers live, work, and play.Responsibilities include:

Conduct active real-time security monitoring

Perform advanced security event detection and threat analysis for complex and/or escalated security events

Provide log/network/malware/device analysis and making recommendations for remediation of security vulnerability conditions

Develop internal and/or external documentation, such as detailed procedures, playbooks, and operational metrics reports

Coordinate with SIEM Architects and/or Shift Lead for high priority incidents

Perform QA functions to ensure quality ticketing practices across the team as necessary

What we’re looking for...

You'll Need to Have:

3 years of experience in a security monitoring/incident handling position

Experience with multiple attack vectors such as Malware, Trojans, Exploit Kits, Ransomware and Phishing techniques

Ability towork hours outside of normal schedulethat include occasional weekend work

Even Better If You Have:

A Bachelor’s Degree

TCP/IP networking skills to perform packet and log analysis

Perl, Python scripting

SANS or other Security industry certifications such as GIAC, GSEC, GCIA, GCIH, GREM, GPEN or OSCP

Hands-on experience with SIEM platforms, such as RSA Security Analytics, Splunk, or ArcSight; also Firewalls, Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems (Snort, Bro, Mcafee IPS, Sourcefire), Proxies, WAF (Imperva, f5 ASM), FireEye and/or Pen Testing

Strong written and verbal communication skills to engage customers,understand their requirements, and provide recommendations

Proactive in following up on customer issues

Experience to create technical and procedural documentation

Ability to effectively multi-task, prioritize work, and handle competing interests

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or Veteran status. Different makes us better.

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Senior Security Analyst Verizon Communications Inc. - Ashburn, VA, United States


Location: Ashburn, VA

Company Profile:
Verizon Communications Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides communications, information and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses, and governmental agencies worldwide. Its Wireless segment offers access to various wireless voice and data services comprising Internet access through smart phones and basic phones, and notebook computers and tablets; messaging services to send and receive text, picture, and video messages; and consumer and business focused multimedia applications under the Verizon Wireless brand. This segment also provides location-based services; global data services; HomeFusion Broadband, a high-speed Internet service for homes; other connection-related services, such as network access and value added services to support telemetry-type applications; and machine-to-machine services that support devices used in healthcare, manufacturing, utilities, distribution, and consumer products markets, as well as sells smart phones and basic phones, tablets, and other Internet access devices. As of February 24, 2014, it served 103 million retail customers. The company’s Wireline segment offers video services over its fiber-optic network; data Services comprising high-speed Internet and FiOS broadband data products, as well as local exchange capacity, managed, mobility, and security services; voice services, such as local exchange, regional, long distance, wire maintenance, and voice messaging services, as well as VoIP, and landline and wireless services; and local dial tone and broadband services to local, long distance, and other carriers. This segment also provides networking products and solutions, such as private Internet protocol services, and Ethernet access and ring services; and infrastructure and cloud services. The company was formerly known as Bell Atlantic Corporation and changed its name to Verizon Communications Inc. in June 2000. Verizon Communications Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in New York, New York.