Cyber Security Analyst

  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_864973_2853716

Parker + Lynch is looking for a Cyber Security Analyst with great hunting and reporting skills for a full time position in Chicago, IL. Applicants should have demonstrated history of using cybersecurity tools to proactively search for threats to systems or networks. This role will also require you to conduct network defense analysis and provides recommendations for improvements. The Cyber Security Analyst will also collaborate with peers and stakeholders to generate best practices for the prioritization of security events

 

Experience

  • Minimum 3 years of Cyber Security experience
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    Responsibilities

  • Threat hunting through monitoring, reporting, threat intelligence, and discovery analysis
  • Thoroughly investigate security incidents and perform comprehensive analysis of forensic images, network traffic and host-based alerts as needed
  • Ensure problems are efficiently resolved from initial reporting to resolution
  • Manage incident escalated by the level 1 analyst and conduct a deeper Investigations on security events
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    Skills

  • Education- Bachelor of Science in related field
  • Certificate: - Advanced Cyber and/ or networking related certificate (desired)
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills and knowledge. General knowledge of Microsoft Word and PowerPoint preferred.
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    If you have the qualifications above and are interested in this opportunity – apply today!



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