TradeStation is an
on-line brokerage firm seeking to level the playing field for self-directed investors and traders, empowering them to claim their individual financial edge.
At TradeStation, we're continuously pushing the boundaries of what's possible, encouraging out-of-the-box thinking and relentless search for innovation.
We offer a collaborative and flexible work environment, competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits and a generous PTO policy.
POSITION SUMMARY :
The Information Security Analyst is part of a team that is responsible for the prevention of Cyber Security Incidents utilizing monitoring, detection, and analysis of potential intrusions in a multi-platform environment, including using troubleshooting tools to review and respond to cyber threats, handling or escalating security threats as needed.
The position interacts with IT peers to collect and analyze information, maintains system documentation and monitors security vulnerabilities, escalating issues when needed to team members or management.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS :
Daily review of Security Alerts, Security Dashboards, SEIM systems
Respond to and triage security events for criticality
Validate suspicious events and escalate as needed
Analyze logs and identify, recommend, and improve current logging requirements
Identify and report any gaps in log collection or reporting, as soon as possible
Collaborate with SOC to eliminate recurring false positive events
Execute and validate monthly security solutions validation process
Collaborate with the InfoSec Technologies Director for monthly metrics reporting
Assist with the evaluation of new and existing security tools, platforms, and technologies
Keep up to date with information security news, techniques, and trends
Assist with other security related initiatives as they arise
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES :
Background in Information Security, Systems Administration, or Information Technology
Solid understanding of computer networking
Knowledge of Operating Systems
Experience with some or all of the following : Email Analysis, Host Forensics (Windows), Virtualization (VMWare, VirtualBox)
Able to multitask and prioritize in a dynamic environment with continuously shifting priorities
Strong analytical skills are a must
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Highly motivated and able to commit to our team
A thirst for knowledge and self-improvement
EDUCATON AND EXPERIENCE :
Minimum 2 years of experience in Cybersecurity technology or a related technology field role associated to the responsibilities above
One or more of the following certifications strongly preferred : SSCP or CompTIA Security + SANS GSEC Other industry recognized certifications or accreditations