Sr. Incident Response Analyst

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Apex Systems
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Job Description

Senior Cyber Security Incident Responder

Apex, the Nation's 2nd largest IT staffing company, is looking for a Sr. Incident Response Analyst to work remotely for a Global and Growing Financial Client.

The job description is listed below, if interested please send an updated resume to Technical Recruiter, Michelle Miggins via

Location: REMOTE
Duration: CTH
  • At least 5 - 7 years of incident response experience
  • STRONG communication and written with need to create run books and improvement on processes

  • The Sr. Cyber Security Incident Responder will perform cyber-incident detection and analysis activities through the monitoring of security appliances, such as SIEM, IDS/IPS, EDR, and Network Threat Detection, conducting in-depth analysis of cyber alerts to confirm a compromise has occurred. This position will work closely with IT in developing response processes and playbooks and crafting and executing corresponding tabletop exercises.

    • Build and execute playbooks to strengthen response activities from events or incidents
    • Collaborate with IT on cyber incident response strategies, roles and responsibilities
    • Design and lead tabletop exercises passionate about responses to cyber events or incidents
    • Provide hands-on incident response training for IT and other members of the Cyber Blue Team
    • Lead security investigations and computer forensic analysis
    • Develop incident reports to include root-cause analysis, incident impact, and remediation tracking
    • Utilize detective controls to develop rules and alerts to drive security monitoring capabilities
    • Build and implement standard operating procedures and processes to help streamline investigations, daily monitoring and analysis research to ensure all analysts are effective and following the same guidelines
    • Proactively conduct research of client's network traffic and system activity looking for security anomalies and suspicious activities
    • Analyze available data sources to identify trends and make recommendations to improve network, system and data security monitoring
    • Perform Advanced Persistent Threat correlation between multiple security event sources such as firewall logs, threat intelligence feeds, AV, IDS, IPS, and Cyber Threat Intelligence
    • Conduct static and/or multifaceted analysis of malware to harvest indicators of compromise to improve security monitoring

    • Demonstrable understanding of various security methodologies and processes, and technical security solutions (i.e. firewalls, proxies, and intrusion detection systems)
    • Extensive knowledge of network and server security products, technologies, and protocols protocols including TCP/IP, UDP, DHCP, FTP, SFTP, ATM, SNMP, SMTP, SSH, SSL, VPN, RDP, HTTP and HTTPS.,
    • Intelligence driven defense utilizing the MITRE ATT&CK Framework.
    • Security certification(s) and/or official training, such as GCIH, CSIH, ECSA, CHFI, ECIH, CEH or similar, or degree

    EEO Employer

    Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or .

    Company Information

    Apex Systems is a world class technology services business that incorporates industry insights and experience to deliver solutions that fulfill our clients’ digital visions. We provide a continuum of service from workforce mobilization and modern enterprise solutions to digital innovation to drive better results and bring more value to our clients. Apex transforms our customers with modern enterprise solutions tailored to the industries we serve. Apex has a presence in over 70 markets across US, Canada and Mexico. Apex is a segment of ASGN Inc. (NYSE: ASGN)

    Dice Id : apexsan
    Position Id : BHJOB2374_1178400
    Originally Posted : 3 months ago

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