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Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM Security Operations Center (SOC) is seeking a Threat Analyst; an individual contributor to work within the IBM Atlanta/Boulder SOC. The Threat Analyst will be responsible for providing IT security services to clients within the IBM Security Services (ISS) Managed Security Services (MSS) organization. This includes the use of inter-operational processes and procedures. Working with more senior analysts, deliver high quality technical solutions to clients in response to security requirements. Perform multiple assigned technical tasks including monitoring, research, and analysis of the security solutions.
The Threat Analysts will need to have network security product, technology, threat, vulnerability and MSS offering specialized skills, monitor client security systems and events to detect and investigate threats, and work regularly with client teams to enhance current solutions to improve client security posture. This will include using tools and methods to analyze the customized client solutions. Applicant must have enhanced professional, operational and inter-personal skills to function effectively in collaborative high stakes and high stress situations with clients. Candidates must possess skills that include demonstrated networking, security technologies experience, demonstrated understanding of security best practices, demonstrated written and oral communications, must be detail oriented, must be customer focused and willing to work in a 24/7 environment.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Experience or knowledge in the following areas: Technical Troubleshooting in Network Security Solutions, Firewalls, and Solutions and Device Applicability Thorough and analytical, with capability to apply logic to solve problems.
Ability to handle multiple tasks concurrently and meet deadlines, while maintaining focus despite conflicting demands.
Effective interpersonal skills with ability to collaborate and work effectively with individuals and teams, strengthening relationships to achieve win-win solutions.
Ability to communicate complex situations clearly and simply by listening actively and conveying difficult messages positively.
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Experience in the following areas: Analyzing or Performing Technical Troubleshooting in Network Security Solutions and Understanding of Firewall Solutions and Device Applicability
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This job requires you to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated prior to your start date, where legally permissible. Proof of vaccination status will be required. If you are unable to be vaccinated due to medical, pregnancy or religious reasons, we offer accommodations in accordance with applicable law.
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