Cyber Incident Response - Senior Level Specialist

Full Time
Richfield, MN
Areas of Interest: Incident Response
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Why is Best Buy a great place to take your passion for Information Security? You already know that Best Buy is the world's leading retailer of consumer electronics, with over 40 billion dollars in annual revenue and growing. You may also know that the last few years, we have embarked on a journey of tremendous growth and innovation, as we look to build for the future and remain at the top of our game. Much the same way as we continue to innovate with our customer-facing applications, we are developing new and world-class tools and methods for securing of our customer information. When you join Best Buy's Information Security Team, you become a part of this progressive and fast-paced army of security geeks. You will have the opportunity to bring your ideas to a company that welcomes change. And - if you are a top performer - you will have ample opportunities for career growth.

Some Things You Will Do
  • Responding to security incidents including gathering digital evidence, analyzing, developing and presenting forensic evidence
  • Performing data analytics to identify and confirm cyber security threats
  • Independently plan, organize and devise approaches necessary to respond to incidents to obtain useful forensic information, taking into consideration the requirements by agency regulations, federal and state laws - and company policies as they apply
  • Utilize experience and knowledge of a variety of technologies to conduct analysis of evidence to determine their validity and whether the information has forensic significance
  • Conduct network forensic investigations including packet analysis
  • Conduct malware analysis to determine capabilities and develop indicators of compromise
  • Support cyber security projects and initiatives as subject matter expert
  • Research and assess emerging cyber security threats and trends
  • Research and conduct proof of concepts for new cyber security tools and capabilities
  • Prepare formal written reports suitable for legal matters
  • Provide forensic expertise within legal proceedings as required
  • Conduct incident and investigations post-mortem briefings, analysis, and reporting

The Impact You Will Have
  • Detect and disrupt threat actors through data analysis, threat intelligence and use of cutting edge methods and technologies
  • Be on the front lines of Best Buys security, actively improving controls and methodologies in both detection and response
  • By mentoring less-seasoned members of our staff, you will help to build a best-of-breed cyber security team

Basic Qualifications (You must meet or exceed basic qualifications to be eligible for this role)
  • 3+ years of experience in the field of information security and/or incident response (5+ years experience preferred)
  • 3+ years of recent operational security experience (SOC, Incident Response, Malware Analysis, etc.) (5+ years' experience preferred)
Preferred Skills And Experience
  • Previous experience working in a Fortune 500 Security Operations Center or Incident Response Team
  • Bachelor's degree in related discipline
  • Relevant Technical Security Certifications (GIAC, EC-Council, Offensive Security, etc.)
  • Understanding of regular expression and at least one common scripting language (PERL, Python, PowerShell, ETC)

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Best Buy is a leading provider of technology products, services and solutions. The company offers expert service at an unbeatable price more than 1.5 billion times a year to the consumers, small business owners and educators who visit our stores, engage with Geek Squad agents or use or the Best Buy app. The company has operations in the U.S and Canada, where more than 70 percent of the population lives within 15 minutes of a Best Buy store, as well as in Mexico where Best Buy has a physical and online presence.

As for our workforce, our employees’ knowledge, passion and commitment are recognized through pay, benefits and other rewards that are among the best in the industry, including an industry-leading employee discount on the latest and greatest products.

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