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Venable LLP is seeking an experienced Security Operations Analyst to join our Baltimore, MD office. As part of our Security Operations Team, the Senior Analyst will primarily be responsible for monitoring, triaging, and documenting security events, investigating and containing incidents and writing after action reports.
The ideal candidates will be responsible for... •Documenting and escalating incidents that may cause ongoing and immediate impact to the firm •Performing analysis of log files from a variety of sources to identify possible threats to network security •Receiving and analyzing alerts and performing containment activities on confirmed security incidents •Tracking and documenting security incidents •Using firm’s security alerting tools to monitor and contain malicious activity •Isolating and removing malware •Writing and distributing after action reports
The successful candidates will demonstrate... •A minimum of 4 years’ experience performing security operations •A minimum of 2 years’ experience with forensic data acquisition, performing memory and network analysis, and performing host analysis and/or digital forensics on Windows and Linux operating systems •Experience searching and extracting log data from Splunk preferred •Desired certifications include CISSP, GIAC and/or other relevant certifications •Strong focus on client service and responsiveness to external and internal involved parties •Strong focus on managing priorities, meeting deadlines, and collaborating with team members •Effective verbal and written communication skills to compose outgoing notifications, technology communications and executive level reporting and summaries •Skill in identifying, capturing, containing, and reporting malware •Skill in collecting data from a variety of IT security resources •Skill in recognizing and categorizing types of vulnerabilities and associated attacks •Skill in using security event correlation tools
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