Blue Cross Blue Shield Careers – Incident Response Analyst

Website Blue Cross Blue Shield Association

Job Description:

The Security Incident Response Analyst will focus on security monitoring, threat hunting, and incident response. This role will leverage intuition, general security knowledge, and an array of tools to uncover and respond to malicious activity.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Improve our detection capabilities by building and enhancing alert rules and actively hunting for evidence of malicious activity.
  • Operate and maintain security tooling and platforms.
  • Develop and continually improve incident response playbooks to ensure we efficiently and effectively analyze and respond to security alerts.
  • Cross-functional shared team work .
  • Assist with forensics activities following a security incident.
  • Participate in Incident Response on-call rotation.
  • Triage and investigate cybersecurity alerts.
  • Monitor and respond to alerts generated by our enterprise security tools.
  • Follow established incident response processes to triage security events.
  • Triage issues escalated to the Cyber Defense team ensuring quick and appropriate follow-up actions are taken.
  • Develop and tune cybersecurity alerts and dashboards.
  • Document and manage investigations and incidents in our Incident Management System.

Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated IT experience in the areas of operating systems, networking, and web-based applications
  • Knowledge of common attacks and defenses
  • Software development and/or scripting experience
  • Comfortable communicating with individuals having varying degrees of technical understanding
  • Previous SOC or IR experience is a plus
  • Passionate about Information Security and technology
  • Experience working with Splunk or other SIEM/threat detection platforms
  • System administration experience (esp. Unix/Linux)
  • Experience with malware, forensic, SIEM tools and scripting.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent practical experience

Job Details:

Company:  Blue Cross Blue Shield Association

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Baton Rouge, LA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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