What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is looking for an innovative and driven team member capable of enhancing our existing European Security Operations Center (ESOC) insider threat defense capabilities. The ESOC team is part of the Threat Management Center and reports up to the Chief Information Security Office (CISO). The mission of the ESOC is to protect Verizon by detecting and responding to all insider threats by malicious or negligent employees, contractors and vendors with minimal disruption to the line of business.

Daily activities will include 24x7x365 assessment, development, and implementation of security products and services for the ESOC and EMEA customers using Verizon’s event correlation tools and other technologies. You will work closely with and support customers through the identification of suspicious activities as defined by our processes and workflows. Additionally, you will be responsible for systems management in a team environment, including hardware and physical connectivity, operating systems, hypervisor, and applications.

Primary Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Data collection, event analysis, and accurate information reporting from initial detection through final resolution
  • Analyze, correlate, and enrichment data for customers utilizing approved tools.
  • Utilize technologies and log sources available to the team in order to develop and fine-tune alerting and monitoring
  • Ability to produce SEIM dashboards and visualizations
  • Troubleshoot data feeds and applications as needed.
  • Utilize vendor and corporate documentation for troubleshooting, maintenance, and implementation of best practices.
  • Develop, follow and maintain documentation of various insider threat operations workflows
  • Assist with performing and peer reviewing insider threat examinations
  • Demonstrate strong oral, written and presentation skills with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels of staff and management in high pressure environments
  • Apply technical, interpersonal and organizational judgement while evaluating and solving problems.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • B2, or better, comprehension of written and spoken English to include highly technical documentation.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience with security operations, insider threat analysis and/or mitigation program design.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field.
  • Knowledge of SOC or similar environment methodology, including threat monitoring, intrusion detection, analysis, threat determination, incident handling and remediation tracking.
  • Experience interpreting data from network security tools and infrastructure technologies such as SIEM, firewall, proxies, IPS/IDS devices, full packet capture (FPC), and email platforms.
  • Experience integrating industry-recognized network defense frameworks (e.g., MITRE ATT&CKTM, Lockheed Martin Cyber Kill Chain®, Diamond Model, etc.) into network defense processes.
  • Knowledge of the cyber threat landscape, including types of adversaries, campaigns, and the motivations that drive them.

Other considerations:

  • Shift work will be required and shift assignments will be based on business needs
  • Comfortable working with remote teams using virtual collaboration tools
  • The position will not include direct reports.

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.