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Information about Agilent is available at Agilent's Information Security & Risk organization is looking for a highly skilled Cyber Security Analyst.
To become the successful candidate for this role, you must have strong technical security background from a large, global enterprise, with solid experience to effectively manage security incidents, respond to threats and assess risk.
In the area of Security Threat management, you will be a key contributor in managing Agilent's Incident Response tools and processes, covering proactive planning and prevention, as well as reactive detection and remediation.
In this role, you will also drive cyber security incidents from start to closure, proactively participate in threat hunting, assist with vulnerability management through network scans and penetration testing as well as participate in developing and implementing new security technology.
Incident Response -- As a key member of Agilent's Security Incident Response Team, you will be heavily engaged in various parts of our incident response process -- detection, validation, containment, remediation, and communication -- for IT based security events and incidents such as malware infections, potential compromise, Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS), etc.
Targeted Threat Hunting -- Assist in the continuous development of threat hunting and proactively identifying security incidents before they occur.
Vulnerability Management and Pen Testing -- Develop and maintain continuous monitoring and vulnerability scanning as well as drive remediation to improve Agilent's security posture and reduce overall risk to Agilent.
Participate in Red Team/Blue Team exercises to expose potential risk and identify areas for improvement.
Cyber Security Monitoring -- Monitor Agilent's SIEM and log management tools to identify key events and incidents that require hands on investigation.
Forensics Analysis -- Participate in forensics analysis of various incidents to ensure full understanding of the life cycle of an incidents.
Internal / External Engagements -- Act as Information Security & Risk consultant to various IT and business driven projects and operations.
Bachelor or Master's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent experience.
At least 8 years of directly related experience in Cyber Security Threat Management.
Deep technical skills with prevention and response tools, infrastructure and application logging, and incident management.
Experience with various network scanning, monitoring and vulnerability management tools such as Qualys, nMap, Nessus, Netscout etc.
Hands-on experience with SIEM and log management solutions such as Splunk
Clear communication skills in order to effectively articulate true risk
Information Security Certifications such as CISSP.
Candidate must be based in either Colorado Springs or Santa Clara Agilent Technologies, Inc.
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