**Security Operations Analyst**
This position is part of the Virtustream Cloud Security Operations team which is responsible for supporting security in a complex multi-service, multi-cloud environment. Virtustream Security Analysts are expected to always think and act in a proactive manner with our customer's interests in mind. They should be seeking to drive resolution of security issues and identify areas for improvement or automation. The candidate will work in a dynamic, growing organization that is currently building and operating multiple complex environments.
**Principle Duties and Responsibilities**
+ Provide Level 1 support for Information Security requests to Virtustream's Rubicon division: Review security policy clarifications and exception requests; assist in Rubicon Security projects under the direction of a Sr. Security Engineer or a Principal Security Engineer; triage general security questions from other internal teams.
+ Monitor and analyze network traffic and IDS alerts
+ Analyze network and host-based security logs to determine and identify potential security threats.
+ Participate in incident response and triage
+ Participate in an on call rotation including after hours and weekends to support critical security issues.
+ Drive down mean time to resolution for all Security Operations LODO (Lights On Doors Open) work.
+ Continuously create and review documentation for Security Operations procedures.
+ Work with the Rubicon Cloud Security GRC team to develop the policies, standards and procedures related to Security Management.
When you choose our company, you join a diverse world of innovative thought leaders. At our core is a commitment to workplace diversity, the sustainability of our planet, and community corporate involvement. We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities-all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.
We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics, or citizenship status (when otherwise legally authorized to work) and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We encourage applicants of all ages.
**Critical Hiring Criteria:**
**Required Skills, Knowledge and Experience**
+ Industry Certification such as Security+, SSCP, CEH, etc.
+ 1+ years of experience with different aspects of Information Security including knowledge of network, web and platform technologies and secure application development methods.
+ Familiarity with TCP/IP protocol
+ Strong verbal and written communication skills
+ Ability to work in a cross-functional team environment
+ Ability to work effectively with a broad range of personalities and people
+ Flexible, Dependable and Self-motivated
+ Willingness to learn new skills from senior peers
+ Willingness to coach and mentor new security analysts
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US - Virginia - McLean