Cyber Security Analyst

Full Time
Tampa Bay, FL
Areas of Interest: Digital Forensics, Incident Response, Threat Analysis
report a problem
Overview


Be Yourself. Make A Difference. Grow With Us.
Shape your future. Shape Nielsen's future.

Are you ready to take your career to the next level?  Join us at Nielsen as a Cyber Security Analyst. As an Cyber Security Analyst this individual will participate on a team supporting global cyber security operations and incident response, and will be responsible for providing subject matter expertise in the monitoring, triage and performing analysis of security events and incidents.

  • Perform system and network analysis of intrusions to network infrastructure, applications, operating systems, firewalls, SIEM, malware detection, etc. and conducts preliminary incident response, event analysis and threat intelligence
  • Provides support on security issues and responds in accordance with the Security Incident Management Plan
  • Review security events that are detrimental to the overall security posture; analyze and detect sophisticated and nuance attacks, discern false positives
  • Perform correlation of events from network, applications, enterprise and host to identify suspicious activity
  • Provide expert support for cyber forensics collections and analysis in support of both cyber protection and legal activities
  • Assist teams in the collection, preservation and eradication of malware on systems
  • Conduct technical level and business discussions, as it relates to incident response, cyber forensics, vulnerability management and threat analytics
  • Provide expert advice on the identification and mitigation of risks as they are identified thru forensics analysis and vulnerability discovery
  • Documents standard practices and step-by-step procedures
  • Interfaces professionally and accurately with stakeholders when incidents occur
  • Performs other related duties as assigned
  • Perform malware reverse engineering activities to gain insight to assist security incident activities
  • Perform investigations as appropriate, and recommend corrective actions for security incidents
  • Monitor and analyze traffic and system security events and logs;
    • Prioritizing and differentiating between potential intrusion attempts and false alarms
    • Perform analysis to determine scope and root cause of security event
    • Perform malware reverse engineering activities to gain insight to assist security incident activities
      Perform investigations as appropriate, and recommend corrective actions for security incidents
      Monitor and analyze traffic and system security events and logs;
      Prioritizing and differentiating between potential intrusion attempts and false alarms
      Perform analysis to determine scope and root cause of security event
      y automation and orchestration pipelines to expedite the eradication of threats to the network
      This position requires the ability to work a on-call schedule
      Performs other related duties as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Computer Information Systems or research related discipline or a minimum of 5+ years of direct Information Security experience
  • 3+ years of direct experience in an Information Security role focused in Security Monitoring and Incident Response
  • Experience working and developing in either python, ruby, or other programming languages a plus
  • Having one or more security certification such as SANS/GIAC, CISSP, CEH, OSCP, a plus
  • Cloud computing standards and controls a plus
  • Advanced computer forensic or network forensic certifications a plus
  • Familiarity with and understanding of information security technologies and controls
  • In-Depth understanding of Security Operation and Incident Response procedures and toolsets for internal and audit/compliance reviews
  • Experience providing and validating security requirements related to information system design, implementation and business processes

Nielsen is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
 
ABOUT NIELSEN
Nielsen is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers Watch and Buy. Nielsen's Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content — video, audio and text — is consumed. The Buy segment offers consumer packaged goods manufacturers and retailers the industry's only global view of retail performance measurement. By integrating information from its Watch and Buy segments and other data sources, Nielsen provides its clients with both world-class measurement as well as analytics that help improve performance. 
 
Nielsen, an S&P 500 company (NYSE: NLSN), has operations in over 100 countries that cover more than 90% of the world's population.  Nielsen prides itself on being a place where employees can be themselves, make a difference, and grow their careers with the company.  It has been named one of the “Top 50 Companies for Diversity” by DiversityInc for three years running and was selected as one of the “Top 35 Companies for Leaders who want Flexibility” by FlexJobs.  For more information visit www.nielsen.com. 
 
Nielsen is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

 



Share this job:

Nielsen

Nielsen N.V. (NYSE: NLSN) is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers Watch and Buy. Nielsen’s Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content — video, audio and text — is consumed. The Buy segment offers consumer packaged goods manufacturers and retailers the industry’s only global view of retail performance measurement.

By integrating information from its Watch and Buy segments and other data sources, Nielsen provides its clients with both world-class measurement as well as analytics that help improve performance. Nielsen, an S&P 500 company, has operations in over 100 countries that cover more than 90 percent of the world’s population.

Specialties
Television, Radio, CPG & Retail, Books & DVDs, Online, Music, Advertising Agencies, On Location, Telecom, Video Games, Sports
Visit Nielsen's Social Media pages:
Company Industry: Information Services
Company Type: Public Company
Company Size: 10,001+