Security Analyst III

IPS, Security analysis, Security, Amazon Web Services, Cloud
Full Time
$125,000 - $135,000

Job Description


Security Analyst III

Salary: $125k to $135k / Plus 5% Bonus

Location: Lake Forest IL

Looking for a Security Analyst III to join the Cyber Security Response team. Experience with SIEM, Splunk, Incident Response, IDS/IPS, Android, iOS, Cloud


  • Participate as a member of the Cyber Incident Response Team (CIRT)
  • Provide real-time monitoring and timely response to alerts and anomalies generated by various security tools.
  • Perform deep event analysis and correlation, evaluating and escalating events and incidents based on established escalation procedures.
  • Identify and develop new security detection use cases, playbooks, tuning, and alerts for use within our SIEM (Splunk) and our Case Management solution (Splunk / Mission Control).
  • Accurately record all cases and interactions in the incident management tracking tool within given SLAs.
  • Help standardize documentation for support of assigned systems and applications and help to facilitate understanding and use within various levels of security operations.
  • Partner with MSSP/external vendors providing SecOps services to enrich our Splunk environment and respond to alerts 24/7.
  • Assist in security project implementation for testing, monitoring, and reporting purposes.
  • Contribute to the evaluation of new or updated security solutions and assess impact of security controls to user experience.


  • 3 or more years of working in security operations role or cyber incident response role conducting in depth investigations using internal telemetry data and open-source information to determine whether or not a given system or user has been compromised is required.
  • 3 or more years working with traditional security tools, not limited to, SIEM, AV, EDR, SOAR, IDS/IPS, DLP, etc.
  • 7 or more years required of IT work experience with a broad exposure to infrastructure/network and multi-platform environments is required.  Hands-on working experience of most common operating systems including but not limited to Windows Server, Windows 10, Unix/Linux, Apple OSX, Android, iOS environments are required.
  • 2 or more years of experience and hands-on working knowledge of Splunk is required.  Splunk certifications are a plus.
  • 2 or mor years of experience with cloud platform technologies (AWS, Google Cloud Platform, Azure, O365) is required.
  • Experience with integration between Incident Management Systems (SOAR) and SIEM in an enterprise environment is a plus.
  • Experience with the forensic and incident response process, reverse engineering malware, and Red-Teaming is a plus.
  • Experience with audit support and response, and regulatory compliance SOX and PCI-DSS is a plus.
  • Experience of standard business processes including Change Management, Problem Management, Work Prioritization, Quality Assurance, and Continuous Improvement best practices, etc. is a plus.
  • Security certifications (SANS, ISC2, SEI, CFE) are a plus.
  • Higher education (Bachelor’s, Masters’, etc.) are a plus.


Dice Id : napil006
Position Id : 7011960
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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