IT Senior Security Analyst - Incident Respnse/SIEM

Location NC, United States
Experience level Experienced Hire
Job details sector Information Technology
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- Work in cross-functional teams in the identification of cyber Threats/risks, develop, implement and review CSIRT security processes
- Contributor to Incident Response planning, tabletop exercises, runbook creation and document recertification.
- Understanding the threat landscape and potential impacts take corrective actions to mitigate risks to AXA
- Ability to understand current and emerging security threats/vulnerabilities within AXA, communicate impact based on potential risk, and prioritize and drive mitigation and remediation efforts.
- Ability to manage schedules to drive continuous operational improvement and remediation initiatives, and assure these solutions are delivered in line with AXA US standards.
- Ability to work with minimum supervision and effectively operate in a dynamic global organization.
- Execute operational tasks as needed (IDS/IPS tuning, vulnerability scanning, firewall rule review/maintenance, legal and regulatory requirements etc.
- Provide a point of escalations and support to the Security Operations Center
- On call support will be required


- Relevant security knowledge and experience in two or more of the following areas: incident response/ security operations, security intelligence, threat analysis, security event management, log analysis, penetration testing, vulnerability management, forensics and SIEM technology.
- Experience working with information security frameworks (SANS, NIST)
- Familiarity with Incident Response processes and operations
- Strong stakeholder skills, with the ability to communicate technically with IT and information security experts, but also effectively translate issues and risks into clear and understandable business language
- Ability to think creatively about remediation and countermeasures to challenging Information Security threats.
- Planning, directing and facilitating response and recovery activities, based on a mature understanding of potential risk and business need to the company for a security incident.
- Ability to understand current security vulnerabilities within the organization, communicate impact based on potential risk, and prioritize and drive remediation efforts.
- Ability to drive continuous operational improvement and remediation initiatives, and assure these solutions are delivered in line with AXA standards and policies
- 3 - 5 years of information security related experience in areas such as security operations, incident analysis, incident response handling, intrusion detection, log analysis.
- Experience in security event/alert monitoring, understanding identifying intruder techniques employed, Security Principles, Security Vulnerabilities/Weaknesses and threats
- Experience working with a SIEM such as Splunk, QRADAR or ArcSight
- Experience with security operational tools: SIEM technology, IDS/IPS, Advanced Malware tools, AV, vulnerability scanners, data loss prevention is a plus
- An understanding of common OS and domain structures, servers, services and associated vulnerabilities.
- Experience with UNIX/LINUX a plus



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As an employer AXA is committed to creating an environment where everyone feels completely comfortable bringing their true selves to work every day. AXA US has been recognized and certified as a great place to work by the Great Place to Work Institute.

We provide our employees opportunities to move within our organization so they can grow their career and skills without ever having to leave AXA. Almost 40% of our open jobs are filled with current employees.
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In addition to competitive compensation and an outstanding benefits package including 401 (k) and medical programs, we offer the opportunity for continued professional development in a congenial corporate environment.

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Would you like to wake up every day driven and inspired by our noble mission and to work together as one global team to empower people to live a better life? Here at AXA we strive to lead the transformation of our industry. We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA - a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry - onto even greater things.
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