Cyber Security Analyst

  • Ascension
  • Troy, MI, USA
  • Nov 23, 2018
Security | Security Analyst

Job Description

Cyber Security Analyst - Infra Security - FT Days - MITROY 800 Tower Dr - Troy, MI
Why Join Ascension?
Ascension Technologies is one of the nation's largest healthcare information technology services organizations.
We provide Ascension and its subsidiaries low-cost, high-value IT infrastructure and software application services that:
• Support rapid and effective clinical decision making
• Improve efficiency and care transitions
• Foster information sharing across the continuum of care
• Make knowledge and data actionable, leading to improved patient outcomes

What You Will Do
As an Associate with Ascension Technologies, you will have the opportunity to provide technical expertise in one or more information technology disciplines to support the organization's technical infrastructure.
Job Summary:
The Cyber Security Analyst position is a role within the Security Operation Center (SOC). This position supports security information and event monitoring functions utilizing the company's Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tool. This role focuses primarily on monitoring the events and logs from the company's Information Technology and Cyber Security data feeds.
  • Conduct production security monitoring for all information systems
  • Monitor the SIEM to identify any anomalies
  • Monitor and analyze data feeds of events and logs from firewalls, routers, and other network devices or hosts for security violations and determine vulnerabilities
  • Recognize potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises thorough reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information
  • Performs vulnerability reporting
  • Perform cyber security incident response activities
  • Communicates alerts as appropriate to SOC management
  • Provide off-hours support as needed
  • Perform security testing and evaluation
  • Provide feedback to SOC management and engineers on existing and new use cases to be configured within in the SIEM
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned
What You Will Need
  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent experience.
Work Experience:
  • Two years of experience preferred.
  • 2 years cyber security investigations experience preferred
  • Experience supporting operations of SIEM technologies and IT operations in a complex network environment
  • Excellent communication skills to effectively annotate findings in both written and oral form
  • Ability to communicate clearly and present security findings with technical staff as well as non-technical colleagues
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Ability to work with confidential information
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