Position : Senior Cyber Security Analyst - GCIRT
Location : Heredia, Costa Rica
Type : Permanent F / T
As a member of Experian’s Global Security Office (EGSO) / Global Cyber Incident Response Team, (GCIRT) this individual will respond, contain, escalate, investigate, and coordinate mitigation of security events relative to anomalies detected and escalated by the Global Security Operations Center (GSOC) according to Experian’s Incident Response Plan.
The member will manage the global team of GCIRT Analysts who respond and analyze security incidents involving threats targeting Experian information assets.
These threats may include phishing, malware, network attacks, suspicious activity, etc. In addition, this position will involve working with end-users, stakeholders, technical support teams, and management to ensure proper remediation and recovery from these threats.
This position will include working with employees in US / UK / APAC / EMEA / Spanish LATAM.
This is a technical position supporting the strategies of the Global Security Operations Center and the Chief Information Security Officer.
This position reports to the Regional Head of Forensics & Incident Response and involves supporting other EGSO team members to include research, training, and data gathering.
Key Responsibilities Include :
and Security Technologies (Anti-Virus, Intrusion Prevention, etc.)
to identify root cause and determine next steps for containment, eradication, and recovery.
Experience of working within Security Operations Center or Incident Response Team with a minimum of three (3) years of experience as a Senior Cyber Security Incident Response Analyst (or above).
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Security or a related field.
Demonstrate strong knowledge of Incident Response and Investigative Methodology.
Demonstrate critical thinking skills, analytical expertise, attention to detail, and ability to function in a fast-paced environment.
Candidates with certifications involving incident response, ethical hacking, or cyber security (i.e. GCIA, GCIH, CISSP, CEH, etc.
have a strong advantage.
Candidates able to exhibit skills using common Incident Response applications such as Splunk, Tanium, and FireEye are preferred.
Strong English verbal and written skills are necessary. The ability to explain technical terminology to the lay person is frequently required.
Candidates with competent speaking, reading, and writing skills in a 3rd language have a stronger advantage.
Must work well with a global team-oriented environment and has flexibility to work a shift schedule (including nights and weekends).
Candidate must be self-motivated and capable of working with little supervision.
Experian offers flexible benefits and compensation packages that allow our employees to make choices that fit their individual lifestyles.
Some of our benefits include :
Competitive SalaryMedical, Dental, Vision and Life InsuranceVacation and 10 paid holidaysEmployee Assistance ProgramTuition Reimbursement ProgramBusiness casual dress codeExperian is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Anyone needing accommodation to complete the interview process should notify the recruiter.