As part of the global Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT – Tier 3), investigate security incidents that may negatively impact Accenture (including hacking attempts, intrusions, virus infections, mishandling of information, and other security threats); provide support during large incidents and investigations; participate in threat hunting activities.
Analyze potential network security incidents to identify security breaches.
Investigate security breaches and make qualified decisions and recommendations for corrective action.
Participate in threat hunting activities.
Coordinate with other teams and organizations as necessary.
Assist in larger security incidents and more complex investigations.
Operate endpoint security and SIEM solutions.
Collaborate with Cyber Threat Intelligence and remediation teams
Full-time home office possible
Travel requirements: 0-5%.
Reports to: CIRT Infrastructure EMEA Lead
External relationships: Endpoint security and AV vendors.
Knowledge and Skill Requirements:
Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
Understanding of computer operating systems, including server operating systems (Windows & Linux)
Understanding of cloud infrastructure (Amazon, Azure, Google)
Security analysis skills (logfile analysis and analysis of mixed data sources/types)
Ability to multi-task and prioritize workload
Ability to manipulate and present data
Fundamental understanding of network protocols & architecture
Strong problem-solving skills
Strong sense of ethics & values, ability to handle confidential situations with discretion
Strong willingness to learn and grow within the role
Nice to have
Experience in incident response or in other operational security roles
IT Security certifications such as GCIA, GCIH, GCIA, GREM, CEH, GCFA, CISSP
Experience with SIEM, EDR and intrusion detection solutions
Programming and scripting skills
Education: In course or advanced studies in Computer Sciences, Systems Engineering or related careers
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