Bank of America Cyber Operations Network Monitoring Analyst in Addison, Texas

Job Description:

Job Description:

Operations position for the monitoring of networks for security events. Ability to implement mitigation responses to those events through the use of security tools. Position requires rapid response and the ability to prioritize the criticality of events, while selecting the best options for mitigating them. A strong understanding of network security, network communication protocols, and routing and switching is highly recommended.

Required:

• A broad knowledge of computer networking, log analysis and information security principles

  • Strong understanding of the TCP/IP protocol suite

  • Experience sniffing/capturing live traffic for troubleshooting network events/anomalies

• Strong analytical skills/problem solving/conceptual thinking.

• Strong technical skills with routing and switching. Experience configuring routers/switches a plus

  • Experience with Linux, ability to navigate the Linux file system and perform basic troubleshooting on a Linux host

  • Experience working on firewalls a plus

• Ability to work independently with little oversight

Desired:

• Experience with Splunk

• Basic scripting experience, either with shell scripting in Unix/Linux or object oriented programming

Enterprise role overview:

As an experienced professional, provide advice to client management with regard to moderately complex security issues. Assists in the review, development, testing and implementation of security plans, products and control techniques. Coordinates the reporting data security incidents. Provides technical support to the client and management and staff in risk assessments and implementation of appropriate data security procedures and products. Monitors existing and proposed security standard setting groups. State and Federal legislation and regulations. Identifies and escalates changes that will affect information security policy, standards and procedures. Executes security controls to prevent hackers from infiltrating company information or jeopardizing e-commerce programs. Researches attempted efforts to compromise security protocols. Administers security policies to control access to systems and maintains the company firewall. Works on complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors. Exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criterion for obtaining results. Work leadership may be provided by assigning work and resolving problems. Typically 5-7 years of IT experience.

Posting Date : 08/01/2017

Location : US-NC-Charlotte, US-TX-Addison

Travel : Yes, 5% of the time

Full / Part-time : Full time

Hours Per Week : 40

Shift : 1st shift

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