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 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.

This role is responsible for the 24x7x365 monitoring, detection, analysis, and reporting on suspicious activities and potential insider threat indicators. You will analyze, correlate, and enrich large data sets of cyber security logs to detect undesired activity of trusted agents or malicious actors in an enterprise environment. This position is responsible for collaborating with multiple teams and utilizing a wide variety of security tools across multiple environments.

  • Track and maintain complete and accurate case records from initial detection through final resolution.

  • Perform and peer review insider threat examinations.

  • Exercise discretion and professionalism when conducting examinations.

  • Conduct in-depth analysis and examination on any supporting evidence or artifacts collected related to the case.

  • Engage and collaborate with with members of the CIS organization.

  • Develop, follow and maintain documentation of various insider threat operations workflows.

  • Research industry trends and best practices in order to ensure alerting and case management process is evolving with the cybersecurity field.

  • Demonstrate strong oral, written and presentation skills 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:

  • Fluency in English (written and verbal).

  • Bachelor’s degree or 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 defending against insider data exfiltration and modification, including UEBA and DLP.

  • 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 working in Security Operations Centers of large critical infrastructure organizations.

  • 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.

  • Experience working with analysis techniques, identifying indicators of compromise, threat hunting, and identification of intrusions and potential incidents.

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.