Professional Security Analyst

With Alert Logic in Houston TX US

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Posted on March 21, 2019

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Role: System Administrator


linux, windows, sysadmin

Job description

The Professional Security Analyst will play an integral part in extending our customers team and delivering an outstanding customer experience to allow Alert Logic customers the freedom to conduct business safely. Reporting to the Operational Lead of the Security Operations team, the Professional Security Analyst will act as a Customer Champion, always working with the relentless ambition to resolve customer incidents and questions by demonstrating ownership, empathy, and a desire to broaden their knowledge and skills.  

The Professional Security Analyst will be expected to demonstrate their understanding of Alert Logic Products and Services by providing our customers with a route to resolution. Armed with a good understanding of core elements of the Alert Logic Products and Services and operational workflows, the Professional Security Analyst will facilitate our goal of providing our customer World Class Customer Experience, best-in-class security outcomes, and technical support for a wide variety of products, technologies and applications, ensuring the protection our customers assets.

Required Attributes (technical):

  • Be able to prioritize escalated cases/requests
  • Intermediate command of Linux systems administration and working with BASH
  • Intermediate understanding of networking including TCP/IP
  • Intermediate experience with network monitoring and packet analysis tools
  • Intermediate understanding of a cloud environment & infrastructure (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, etc.)
  • Basic hands on experience working with Windows infrastructure
  • Basic experience in one of Linux, Windows or Database administration
  • Basic hands on experience configuring Windows or Linux system logging
  • Intermediate understanding of Windows or Linux logging / auditing capabilities
  • Intermediate understanding of HTTP, SSL/TLS, SOAP, and reverse proxies
  • Intermediate experience using an IDS eg., Snort
  • Intermediate understand the Top 20 Critical Security Controls for Effective Cyber Defense
  • Intermediate understanding of the OWASP Top 10
  • Intermediate knowledge of threat vectors against the Windows or Linux platform
  • Intermediate hands on experience with network security or equivalent study
  • Intermediate experience with anomaly detection based on security systems
  • Basic knowledge of netflows and netflow analysis

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