SunTrust Banks Cyber Analyst in Atlanta, Georgia

Req ID: W453298

Job Description

The Cyber Security Analyst, a senior role within the cyber security team, will investigate and respond to possible or confirmed cyber-attacks or vulnerabilities within the SunTrust environment. Provide direct analysis of high level or broad-scope security issues and risks identified by key systems and other sources. Produce strategic level analysis and reporting of cyber security events and trends to inform decision-making processes and the holistic cyber security risk posture of the bank. Provide quality assurance to ensure events and risks are scoped and assessed appropriately. Assess scope of security issues and develop best practice approaches to remediation. Regularly participate in threat hunting, penetration testing, and/or deep dive research projects as assigned to challenge assumptions and articulate true, proven cyber security risk within the bank. Document & communicate analysis results or findings to both technical and business audiences. Track and drive identified cyber security risks through remediation & recovery. Provide coaching and mentorship to Level 1 and 2 cyber security analysts. Additionally , the Cyber Security Analyst III may participate in the forensic collection and analysis of digital evidence to support HR, Legal, and other investigations. Qualifications

Basic Requirements:

  • Three or more years’ working experience in a technology environment, two or more years must consist of a role directly related to cyber security.
  • Extensive working knowledge of common IT and security concepts with emphasis on TCP/IP network security, operating system security, modern attack and exploitation techniques, cyber incident response, malware analysis, computer forensics and the tools that support these processes.
  • Ability to solve complex problems by applying best practices.
  • Demonstrated proficiency utilizing security platforms related to logging, event correlation, incident management, vulnerability management and/or computer forensics.
  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration skills.
  • Strong time management skills and ability to manage competing priorities effectively.
  • Highly effective verbal and written communication skills for the purpose of providing extensive information about event timelines, technical designs, system concepts and business impact to audiences at all levels within the organization.
  • Ability to obtain requisite technical certification(s) within six months of hire.Preferred Requirements:

  • Associate’s degree in Information Security, Information Technology, Computer Science or similar field with two or more years in a cyber security-specific role; OR five or more years’ working experience in a cyber security-specific role.

  • Working familiarity with various security applications and tools, such as SIEM, log analysis platforms, intrusion detection systems, packet analysis tools, vulnerability and penetration testing tools, digital forensic software or similar security technologies
  • Three or more of the following (or similar) certifications: Security+, GSEC, GCIA, GCIH, GCFA, GCED, GPEN, GWAPT, GREM, CEH, CISSP.

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