Cyber Security Expert

Full Time
Davidson, NC
Areas of Interest: Digital Forensics, Exploitation Analysis, Incident Response, Threat Analysis, Vulnerability Assessment and Management
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At Ingersoll Rand we are passionate about inspiring progress around the world.  We advance the quality of life by creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments. Our people and our family of brands—including Club Car®Ingersoll Rand®Thermo King®Trane®American Standard® Heating & Air Conditioning and ARO® - work together to enhance the quality and comfort of air in homes and buildings; transport and protect food and perishables; and increase industrial productivity and efficiency. We are a global business committed to a world of sustainable progress and enduring results. For more information, visit

Ingersoll Rand is a diverse and inclusive environment.  We are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to hiring a diverse workforce; including individuals with disabilities and United States qualified protected veterans.

Job Summary:
The Cyber Security Expert role is a leader in the Cyber Security, Architecture & Engineering group within Ingersoll Rand’s Enterprise Information Technology Security organization.  The position reports to the Cyber Threat Manager. This role supports the development and implementation of a transformation program that identifies and manages Ingersoll Rand’s cyber security threats and delivers protection capabilities and solutions to reduce IT security related risks.  This role is responsible for working directly across multiple teams, management levels, disciplines, technologist, and business groups to enable Ingersoll Rand’s approach to a risk-based information security program. 

  • Own and deliver a cyber-security protection service enterprise wide.
  • Perform daily in-depth analysis of current threat activity and trends.
  • Analytically triage and prioritize security issues and events.
  • Deliver expert capabilities and direction on incident handling and forensic analysis.
  • Correlate event data from IDS /IPS systems, firewalls, secure email and web gateways, SIEM’s and other security systems for potential threats and drive mitigation actions.
  • Initiate escalation procedures to counter act potential threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Prepare detailed written analyses of incidents with root cause, containment, and remediation/prevention recommendations.
  • Leverage third party services for delivery of cyber security threat management and threat intelligence.
  • Document and conform to processes related to security monitoring.
  • Research and identify key indicators of compromise on the network, servers, and end user workstations.
  • Deal with ambiguity and make expert decisions in situations in which little to no precedent exist.
  • Accurately evaluate and effectively communicate on IT Security related risks.  Deliver security solutions and recommendations that resonate with the vision, strategy, and direction of the cyber security program.
  • Partners closely with other technical and business areas to ensure that security is properly implemented across the enterprise.
  • Support the improvement of the enterprise information security risk management framework, policy, processes, and tools.
  • Manage relationships with security, technology and business stakeholders to identify and communicate security risks and mitigation approaches.
  • Lead, support, and delivery the IT Security related reporting and metrics including Key Risk Indicators (KRI’s).
  • Lead and support the internal, external and cross-functional program resources to complete goals and initiatives. 

  • B.S. degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or other relevant field.
  • 10+ years’ experience in cyber security and 5+ years in threat intelligence
  • Expert knowledge of cyber security is required, including proven investigation experience.
  • Expert in delivering enterprise cyber security and incident handling and reporting.
  • Expert knowledge in researching and tracking Advanced Persistent Threats (APT’s) campaigns.
  • Experienced in performing programming and scripting tasks.
  • Experienced in use of digital forensic techniques and tools.
  • Expert knowledge in network traffic analysis and using advanced network security tools.
  • Experienced with security architecture and engineering roles.
  • Experienced in Cyber Kill Chain and Intelligence Driven Response.
  • Experienced in reverse engineering of malware.
  • Expert knowledge in conducting analysis of log data, data correlation, and device support of intrusion analysis.
  • Experienced in information security operations.
  • 10+ years’ experience in IT Security, Application  Development, Network Engineering, Database Administration, Middleware, Operating systems (UNIX, Linux, Windows, etc), and have demonstrated experience with cloud security, mobile security, and IoT technologies.   Security technologies such as cyber security & threat management , vulnerability management scanners, mobile security, DLP, next generation firewalls, IDS/IPS, End Point Protection (AV & AM), FIM, security scanners, secure web applications, secure web filtering and others.
  • Required security certification such as SANS/ GIAC, or Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), or equivalent required.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Exceptional planning skills a must.
  • Results-oriented, with demonstrated problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Ability to influence and work across all management levels and business groups to develop the most effective approach.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills to effectively promote ideas collaborate across teams and influence stakeholders.
  • Experience creating and refining metrics to articulate and measure program performance.
  • Active leader in the security industry; equipped with external networking relationships to maintain relevant knowledge of best practices, tactics, strategies and technologies.

Key Competencies:
We are committed to helping you reach your professional, personal and financial goals. We offer competitive compensation that aligns with our business strategies and comprehensive benefits to help you live your healthiest. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse culture that engages as well as values the different backgrounds and experiences of our employee, which, in turn, spurs innovation, generates creative solutions and enhances our customer relations. 

If you share our passion for inspiring progress—for bringing about bold shifts in how people, economies and societies operate—then you belong with Ingersoll Rand. Progress begins with you.

Job: Information Technology
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Experienced
​Job Posting: May 18, 2017, 7:22:37 AM

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Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR) advances the quality of life by creating and sustaining safe, comfortable and efficient environments. Our people and our family of brands-including Club Car®, Ingersoll Rand®, Thermo King®, and Trane® work together to enhance the quality and comfort of air in homes and buildings; transport and protect food and perishables; secure homes and commercial properties; and increase industrial productivity and efficiency. We are a global business committed to a world of sustainable progress and enduring results.

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