Incident Handler

Network, Security, System, Analysis
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

What We'll Bring:
At TransUnion, we have a welcoming and energetic environment that encourages collaboration and innovation. We are consistently exploring new technologies and tools to be agile. This environment gives our people the opportunity to hone current skills and build new capabilities, while discovering their genius.
Come be a part of our team - you'll work with great people, pioneering products and cutting-edge technology.
What You'll Bring:
  • 5-7 years of Network/Security/Incident Response experience.
  • Advanced Operating System and Network knowledge.
  • Experience identifying, investigating, and responding to complex attacks
  • Experience with investigative technologies such as SIEM, packet capture analysis, host forensics and memory analysis tools
  • Knowledge of at least one scripting language.
  • Any Security related certification(s)
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively within a team.
  • Ability to quickly grasp high-level technical concepts.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.

We'd Love to See
  • SANS SEC503: Intrusion Detection In-Depth (nice to have)
  • SANS SEC504: Hacker Techniques, Exploits & Incident Handling

Impact You'll Make:
This role is a member of the larger Threat Detection Services team, which includes security analysts and incident handlers who work alongside teams responsible for red teaming, intelligence analysis, and technical threat researchers. The individual filling this role will join our Special Projects team and act as a senior leader within the organization helping to drive detection and response maturity, enable proactive monitoring strategies and participate in a wide range of larger incident response program activities.
We are a geographically diverse team, with offices and personnel around the globe, making this a remote work position for the right candidate. To support these requirements in addition to the technical skills listed below ideal candidates will also have prior remote work experience and possess necessary soft skills to support their success.
  • Analysis, ownership of investigations through remediation.
  • Monitoring of infrastructure-related security events across organization within a 24x7 support teams.
  • Work events escalated by Security Operations Center or high severity user reported events.
  • Provide prolonged, in-depth analysis of potential intrusions or security events, leveraging various data artifacts to determine the context of an event.
  • Hands on security alerts creation and maintenance, workload automation.
  • Maintain accurate and complete records of incidents and investigations.
  • Execute incident response processes to respond to security threats and attacks.
  • Create detection and mitigation rules based on indicators of compromise that align with industry threats.
  • Assist in the design, evaluation, and implementation of new security technologies.
  • Update incident response playbooks to minimize gaps in response processes.
  • Extract and analyze malware to determine their nature.
  • This may include either static code analysis or runtime/execution analysis or both.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, veteran status, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.

TransUnion's Internal Job Title:
Advisor, Information Security
Dice Id : 10111030
Position Id : 19002457
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