Cargill Cyber Threat Detection and Response Analyst in Hopkins, Minnesota
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Job Purpose and Impact
The Cyber Threat Detection and Response Analyst will work as part of a team at the tier one level to monitor and defend against cyber threats to the organization's information technology infrastructure and assess security systems and measures for weaknesses and possible improvements. In this role, you will, protect the organization's online and on-premise infrastructure by monitoring events from multiple technologies to identify suspicious activity and identify and mitigate risks before an incident occurs. You will review incident notifications, triage and execute runbooks and report their findings to senior team members.
Monitor events and alerts from multiple technologies to detect malicious activity and report probable cyberattacks to senior analysts.
Perform real time proactive security monitoring, detection and response to security events and incidents.
Collaborate with the team to generate transfer of knowledge documentation for other analysts on duty to effectively remediate security incidents.
Conduct moderately complex investigations of security events generated by the detection mechanisms and research their root cause.
Utilize advanced network and host forensic tools to triage and scope an incident.
Update the company's security systems regularly to avoid cyberattacks.
Independently solve moderately complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience
Minimum of two years of related work experience
Administrative skills in various operating systems
Knowledge of security related principles, techniques, technologies, and their functions
Able and willing to work on rotating shifts including weekends and holidays
Industry recognized information security certifications
Experience in scripting, analytics, and automation
Experience with security information and event management, email, network, and host forensic tools
Knowledge of various cyber-attacks and hacker techniques
Experience working in network defense, ethical hacking, incident response, computer forensics, malware analysis and reverse engineering
Relocation assistance will not be provided for this position.
The business will not sponsor applicants for work visas for this position.
Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.
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