Description The Cyber Security Detection Analyst is responsible for performing triage of security events that are escalated to the team. This role involves following established processes and procedures to observe events, collect additional data necessary to assess the threat, and escalate or refute the event as needed.
Monitor and respond to security events escalated through the Security Information and Event Management System (SIEM).
Interface with CME Group employees that are reporting security issues through established communication channels.
Document security events in an Incident Management System.
Perform analysis of security events involving data collected from the network, host systems, and application log data.
Strong customer-service orientation
Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
High level critical thinking skills
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Excellent listening and interpersonal skills
Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language
Ability to conduct research into network/security issues and products
Comfortable working in a dynamic environment with multiple goals
Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail
Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
Ability to deal diplomatically and effectively at all levels of the organization including both technical and non-technical, management and senior leadership
No formal work experience is required for this position.
Successful candidates should be able to demonstrate a passion for information security through course work/degrees completed, self-study, and/or certifications that have been completed
Formal Education & Certifications
BA/BS in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Security, or Information Systems or related work experience
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