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Cyber Security Analyst, Countermeasures

Capital One
Fairfax, Virginia, United States
Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, VirginiaCyber Security Analyst, CountermeasuresCyber Security Analyst, CountermeasuresJOB DESCRIPTIONCapital One's Cyber Organization is a fast-paced, dynamic environment committed to enabling and securing the business. In this role, you will be responsible for solving hard problems using cutting edge technology in the areas of engineering, alert fidelity/effectiveness, and monitoring.PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIESProactively access alerts and signatures for effectiveness which can be implemented on cyber defense tools in response to new or observed threats within the network environment or enclave.Monitor external data sources (e.g., cyber defense vendor sites, Computer Emergency Response Teams, Security Focus) to maintain currency of cyber defense threat condition and determine which security issues may have an impact on the enterprise.Collaborate with operation teams to build novel detections, establish repeatable processes, and drive automation for containment and remediation activitiesAnalyze and define data requirements and specifications for log ingestion from various data sourcesConduct time-sensitive analysis during cyber investigations, contextualizing identified impact (exfiltration, operational impact) and informing leadership to actively respond to emerging riskDemonstrate a deep knowledge of adversary techniques and emerging threats that could adversely impact business activities.Support day-to-day Countermeasures operationsMaintain Alert Review LifeCycle processes and documentationMaintain Countermeasures processes, workflows, and toolsDevelop, update and maintain 'playbooks' which provide guidelines to our CSOC detect analyst to effectively and efficiently, detect cyber incidentsIdentify and enhance processes where automation has the potential to improve efficiencyProvide a suite of services (Tooling, Content, Training) to the CSOC that enables efficient and effective response to Cyber related issues.Provide support to operational & cybersecurity strategy developmentUtilize industry recognized frameworks such as NIST 800-61 to perform assessments and document work activitiesBASIC QUALIFICATIONSHigh School Diploma, GED or Equivalent CertificationAt least 3 years of experience working in a Security Operations or a Security Engineering roleAt least 3 years of experience working with Enterprise Network Security and Security PerimetersAt least 3 years of experience with packet capture devices, syslog, netflow or application performance managementAt least 1 year of experience in Data Analytics (log search or analysis)PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONSAt least 1 of the following industry certifications (CEH, GCIA, GCIH, GISP, Security+, AWS Cloud Practitioner, AWS Solutions Architect, CISSP, CCSP or CISM)At least 2 years of experience using Security Information and Event Management technologies (Securonix, ArcSight, LogRhythm, ELK, or Splunk)4+ years of experience working with network and operating system security concepts2+ years of experience with cyber use case and content development within SIEM systems, including SOAR methodologies2+ years of experience in Data Analytics (log search or analysis)Experience working in the financial industry or similarly regulated environmentExperience writing regular expressionsAt this time, Capital One Will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this positionNo agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4; New York City's Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia's Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Capital One Recruiting at 1- or via email at . All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations.For technical support or questions about Capital One's recruiting process, please send an email to One does not provide, endorse nor guarantee and is not liable for third-party products, services, educational tools or other information available through this site.Capital One Financial is made up of several different entities. Please note that any position posted in Canada is for Capital One Canada, any position posted in the United Kingdom is for Capital One Europe and any position posted in the Philippines is for Capital One Philippines Service Corp. (COPSSC).Who We Are At Capital One, we're building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding. Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

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