Cyber Security Analyst

Full Time
Herndon, VA
Areas of Interest: Incident Response
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Security Analyst position in Symantec's Managed Security Services is primarily responsible for actively monitoring security threats and risks involving client. infrastructure. This includes timely review of security incidents generated by customer security devices and logs, assessment of the situation, and possible escalation to the client. The security analyst will utilize both proprietary and third party applications to perform analysis. The security analyst works within a 24x7x365 team to deliver monitoring services across multiple customers.

Responsibilities are the following,
  • Review security incidents for all of our clients 
  • Work on customer deliverables for adherence to the established procedures and guidelines. Document, rectify and provide feedback to analysts as necessary.
  • Work on projects to improve the value of security monitoring for clients. Qualifications include:
  • 3-4 years of IT or security experience, with a minimum of 2 years of experience in an information security position – ideally ...
About Us

Relentlessly protect the world’s information. Make a difference at Symantec. Across the globe, we are an ‘essential’ partner to both consumers and businesses of all sizes. We combine our talents, our brains, and our creative energy to reinforce our place as a world-class technical community.

Our most critical asset at Symantec is the talent we hire - you! We look for people who have a desire to excel and reflect our values: Innovation, Action, Customer-Driven, and Trust. We recognize that every opening in our company is a chance to increase Symantec's competitive advantage, and we are willing to invest in you in order to win.

Symantec is an equal opportunity employer. All candidates for employment will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

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Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ: SYMC) is the global leader in cybersecurity. Operating one of the world’s largest cyber intelligence networks, we see more threats, and protect more customers from the next generation of attacks. We help companies, governments and individuals secure their most important data wherever it lives. Headquartered in Mountain View, Calif., Symantec has operations in 39 countries and employees 11,000 world wide.

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