What you’ll be doing...

The Network Cybersecurity Center (NCC) is Verizon’s 24x7 network threat management and incident response center. The NCC leadership team is looking for a motivated and highly skilled security professional to serve as a Senior Threat Intelligence Analyst. In this role, you will conduct security investigations, perform threat hunting, mentor junior analysts and lead on of three daily shifts.

  • Ensure shift coverage, analyst availability, ticket pickup times, and the overall quality of analysis work being performed during the shift.
  • Perform advanced threat detection, malware and threat hunting, anomaly detection, and security analytics.
  • Conduct digital forensic analysis, data recovery and other investigative activities to identify source of threat and contain it.
  • Provide network forensic and analytic support of large scale and complex security incidents such as targeted attacks and network infiltration.
  • Develop dashboards and reports to identify potential threats, suspicious/anomalous activity, malware, insider threats.
  • Analyze security incidents for further enhancement of alerting schema.
  • Identify data sources to enhance security event detection, monitoring, correlation and response capabilities.
  • Create and maintain informative technical and procedural documentation for various teams/stakeholders in order for others to effectively understand and use the data product/tools.
  • Provide analytics support through demonstrations as well as frequent interaction with peer teams to gauge effectiveness of the NCC threat management methods and procedures.
  • Work closely with a team of security and network SMEs to understand current environment and problems to solve.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience working with Security analytics, big data analysis or threat intelligence.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, other sciences or relevant discipline.
  • Two or more of years of experience in Web and application development.
  • Three or more years of experience in direct security analytics and big data analysis.
  • Security certifications: CISSP, CISM or GIAC.
  • Knowledge of regular expressions and one or more common scripting language (PERL, Python, VB Script).
  • Knowledge of the Splunk search language, search techniques, alerts, dashboards and report building.
  • Knowledge of network protocols and various operating systems such as Windows and UNIX.
  • Network troubleshooting, root cause analysis, host and network-based forensic experience.

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When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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