Cyber Security Specialist

Full Time
Tampa, FL
Areas of Interest: Incident Response
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Are you ready to take your career to the next level?  Join us at Nielsen as a Cyber Security Specialist.  As a Cyber Security Specialist this individual will participate on a team supporting global cyber security operations and incident response, and will be responsible for monitoring, triage and performing analysis of security events and incidents.

 

  • Works with technology teams to ensure that systems and services are configured for monitoring, alerting and reporting appropriately

  • Triages incidents and escalates quickly to the correct group

  • Documents standard practices and step-by-step procedures

  • Assist with Information Security processes and programs

  • 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

    • Creating and tracking security investigations to resolution

    • Composing security alert notifications and other communications

    • Advising incident responders in the steps to take to investigate and resolve computer security incidents

  • Creating and tracking security investigations to resolution

  • Advising incident responders in the steps to take to investigate and resolve computer security incidents

  • Staying up to date with current vulnerabilities, attacks, and countermeasures

  • This position requires the ability to work a shift 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 2+ years of direct Information Security experience

  • 1+ years of direct experience in an Information Security role focused in Security Monitoring and Incident Response

  • Experience with administration of technology systems

  • Strong knowledge of networking, operating systems fundamentals

  • 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

  • Familiarity with and understanding of information security technologies and controls

  • Understanding of Security Operation and Incident Response procedures and toolsets for internal and audit/compliance reviews

  • Understanding of alerts(IOCs) vs telemetry vs enrichment

  • 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.

 
 

JOB:  Technology & Engineering
PRIMARY LOCATION:  North America-US-FL-Tampa Bay
ORGANIZATION:  CIO
SCHEDULE:  Full-time
SHIFT:  Day


 
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.

 



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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.

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