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Senior Threat Monitoring Analyst

Company name
Verizon Communications Inc.

Ashburn, VA
4 hit(s)  


What you’ll be doing...

The Threat Monitoring (TM) team is considered the front-line of defense for Verizon’s networks and computing environment. The Threat Monitoring Analyst is considered a crucial role in the defense of Verizon’s networks and computing environment. Monitoring and analysis of potential and active threats targeting Verizon defines this role.

Analysts must be agile, willing to learn, and think outside of the box in order to operate effectively in an ever changing threat landscape.

This senior level position provides an opportunity to work in a fast paced collaborative environment defending Verizon from current and future cyber threats. Senior analysts are also considered thought leaders, and must be willing to mentor and advise others, and drive the operational and strategic growth of the organization.

Shift work will be required and shift assignments will be based on business needs.

Responsibilities for the Senior Threat Monitoring Analyst of the Verizon Threat Management Center (TMC) – Threat Monitoring Team:

Performs all duties of a Threat Monitoring Analyst, including:

Monitors and analyzes logs and alerts from a variety of different technologies across multiple platforms in order to identify and mitigate security incidents affecting the Verizon enterprise. This includes analysis of logs from:




Anti-virus and end-point protection

Servers and workstations

DHCP, DNS and other network technologies

Other security technologies and devices

Assess the security impact of security alerts and traffic anomalies to be able to gather a broad view of the overall risk profile of the enterprise Executes analysis of email based threats

Leverage proficient understanding Operating Systems and their architectures (Windows, Unix/Linux, and OSX) in support of identifying security incidents and to have a proper overview of risk profile

Utilize and adhere to defined workflow and processes

Analyze potential cyber threats from a variety of intakes taking appropriate response actions to include threat containment and/or escalation

Process tactical mitigations based on results of analysis and determination of threat validity

Utilize a variety of security tools and technologies to analyze potential threats to determine impact, scope, and recovery

Executes automated malware analysis to determine initial threat impact and takes actions appropriately

As a senior member of the team, you will also...

Provides support and analysis for the most severe and visible security incidents

Leverage Expert/SME knowledge in the usage of Network analysis tools and capabilities to support Cyber Incident Response activities in order to mitigate risk to the Verizon Enterprise

Leverage cyber-attacks, indicators, and correlations to identify attribution and potential threat and impact to Verizon resources in support of mitigating overall risk

Perform malware analysis and identification of Indicators of Compromise (IOCs) to evaluate incident scope and associated impact in support of identification of security incidents

Identifies gaps and leads in implementation of new methods and technologies to sufficiently mitigate risk

Provides recommendations to enhance and advance the defensive capabilities of the Threat Management Center (TMC) and its subsequent ability to defend the Verizon Enterprise

Enhances techniques, workflows and processes to drive the Threat Monitoring team’s operational and strategic growth (continuous improvement)

Suggest usage of new tools

Provide guidance to other team members

Mentor and coaches other TM Analysts, on skills and techniques to ensure quality and consistency of analysis and documentation across TM

Serves as a subject matter expert on advanced threat analysis to other team members

Follow-up and follow through with commitments, exhibiting initiative

Expected to work independent, after appropriate training

Write technical articles for knowledge sharing

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience

Four or more years of relevant work experience

Three years experience in a Security Operations Center (SOC) / Threat Monitoring environment

Previous experience working with SIEM technologies (i.e. Splunk)

Experience using, enhancing and developing new Threat Monitoring Procedures

Demonstratable understanding of threats, attacks, logs, operating systems and security technology (firewalls, anti-malware, proxies, etc.)

Even better if you have:

Experience with large scope, high impact cyber breaches and advanced attack methods.

Previous experience working in a Security Operations Center (SOC) with focus on Computer Network Defense (CND)

Experience with malware analysis and identification of Indicators of Compromise (IOCs) to evaluate incident scope and associated impact

Previous Information Assurance or Cyber Experience in the Telecommunications industry.

Previous experience in Cyber Intelligence or related disciplines

Deep knowledge and understanding of cyber risks and threats related to cyber attackers

Deep knowledge of Enterprise Anti-Virus, IDS, Full Packet Capture and Host/Network Threat Analysis

Understanding of Networking (including the OSI Model, TCP/IP, DNS, HTTP, SMTP), System Administration, and Security Architecture)

Fundamentals of Mobile Platforms: Windows Phone, iOS, Android.

Programing, scripting and experience with Regex

Strong communication and presentation skills along with the ability to work in a highly collaborative environment

Strong relationship skills and collaborative style to enable success across multiple partners.

Manage multiple priorities in a high pressure environment.

Effective organizational and technical skills

Effective verbal and written communication skills

Exhibit initiative, follow-up and follow through with commitments

Certification (A , Network , Security , CISSP, GSEC, GCED, GCIA, and GNFA) a plus

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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.

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.

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