Threat Intel Analyst

Recruiter
DXC Technology
Location
Ash
Posted
11 Nov 2017
Closes
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
DXC Technology (DXC: NYSE) is the world's leading independent, end-to-end IT services company, helping clients harness the power of innovation to thrive on change. Created by the merger of CSC and the Enterprise Services business of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, DXC Technology serves nearly 6,000 private and public sector clients across 70 countries. Currently we have multiple openings for Threat Analyst who can to provide infrastructure expertise relating to security technology. We are recruiting into permanent positions based in Aldershot, Hampshire The successful SOC Threat Intel Analyst will be responsible for proactive and reactive threat intelligence led analytics. Creation of threat based content in both the form of IOCs, reports, briefs, in order to support the 24/7 analytics function. They will be an escalation point to provide focused and in-depth analytics, and briefs as required.They should be current in threat actors and campaigns as well as show the ability to translate this information into actionable analytics. The ideal Threat Intel Analyst candidate will need the following: Essential Skills: In depth understand of security toolsets Current in-depth demonstrable knowledge of security threats and threat vectors A sound knowledge of networking and traffic flow A good team ethos and drive The ability to work unsupervised, under pressure In-depth understanding of security technologies and their function within a networked environment Deep understanding of analytics methodology. Formal training or experience in a threat intelligence/forensics/malware role Current knowledge of threat based toolsets and ability to manipulate toolsets to provide actionable intelligence Ability to convert technical information into management level briefs Confident speaker with ability to conduct management level meetings and briefings .Strong report writing skills Passion for threat intelligence with proven track record .At least 4 years analytical or related security experience Preferable skills SIEM content creation CISSP or equivalent SANS training or equivalent Experience of GPG13 Ability to write technical document and processes Please note that this role requires either holding or be eligible to gain SC clearance as successful candidates will have to progress to SC clearance. - provided by Dice CISSP