Cloud Security Analyst

Short Description

Dell is looking for a Cloud Security Analyst who can keep daily tracking of security metrics and telemetry to drive alerting capabilities.

Job Description

Job Description
The Threat Management Detection Content Management team is dedicated to building threat detection capabilities to protect VMware‚??s information assets.  We leverage the latest technologies and correlate multiple telemetry points in order to create high-quality alerting for security analytics.  Guided by the latest in threat research and intelligence, our team is at the cutting edge of threat detection for cloud and cloud-native applications.

As a Security Analyst on the Detection Content Management team, you will be responsible for the operationalization of new security platforms in order to enable our Security Operations Center to stay ahead of emerging and current threats faced by our cloud services.  You‚??ll utilize data analytics, threat intelligence, and your experience to leverage new and existing technologies to build the use cases that drive our security analytics and incident response in the cloud.  You‚??ll get hands-on with new and exciting technologies to help drive the direction of our security capabilities. 

If the above information excites and motivates you, we want to hear from you!  Please read on and apply today. 

This position is responsible for:
  • Development of cloud-focused use cases and alerting for Security Operations from our Security platforms and tools 
  • Communication and collaboration with the Security Operations team for alert development and improvement 
  • Proactively reviewing threat intelligence in order to create alerts to detect techniques, tactics, and procedures employed by the actors.
  • Planning and execution of exercises to test our monitoring capabilities in the cloud
  • Daily tracking of security metrics and telemetry to drive alerting capabilities
  • Participation in threat modeling exercises in public cloud environments
  • Reviewing and updating logging requirements and utilization for our cloud services
  • Planning, Development, documentation, implementation, and communication of processes and best practices in public cloud environments
  • Participating in the evaluation, implementation, and troubleshooting of security tools for the Security Operations Center (SOC) team.
  • Maintaining current knowledge and understanding of the threat landscape, emerging security threats, and new capabilities for public cloud environments. 
  • Knowledge transfer of cloud environments, threats, and response procedures to operational teams.
  • Thorough and accurate reporting of project statuses and timelines.
  • Maintaining a high level of confidentiality.

Required skills and experience: 
  • 5-8 years of experience working in a Security Operations Center (SOC).
  • Expertise in cloud computing and threats related to cloud environments.
  • Expertise using SIEM products (Splunk Enterprise, Elastic Stack).
  • Experience with endpoint security analysis on Windows, Mac, and Linux event data and related tools.
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to identify advanced threats.
  • Scripting skills such as Python, Perl, RegEx, Splunk Query Language.
  • Ability to interact effectively at all levels of an organization, across diverse cultural and linguistic barriers, and as part of a geographically distributed team.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively as part of a team and work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to quickly adapt as the external environment and organization evolve.
  • Ability to prioritize projects and deliverables.
  • Comfortable facing new challenges and changes in direction.
  • Self-motivated, team player and detail-oriented.
  • Positive and constructive attitude.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications.
  • Availability outside working hours for high priority events.

Desired skills/experience/certification:
Bachelor‚??s degree or equivalent experience.
Security certifications such as CCSP, CCSK, AWS Security ‚?? Specialty.
Certified Splunk Power User
GCIA, GCIH, GCDA, OSCP certifications

Cloud Security Analyst
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Dell is an American multinational computer technology company based in Round Rock, Texas, United States, that develops, sells, repairs, and supports computers and related products and services. Named after its founder, Michael Dell, the company is one of the largest technological corporations in the world, employing more than 103,300 people in the U.S. and around the world.
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