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Information Security Analyst

Burnaby, BC
Full Time
19 hours ago
Fortinet is looking for a Information Security Analyst as a member of the SOC Team in Ottawa.

Job Duties
    •Monitor SOC alerts to detect potential threats as part of a 24\\7 team •Use threat intelligence feeds, triage alerts and filter out false-positives •Run custom reports and log searches to support investigations and customer's requirements •Work with customers and Forensic analysis team to contain and eradicate incidents if need be •Follow Incident Response playbooks, processes and procedures and help to improve them •Work with customers to tune preventive security controls e.g. Fortigate firewalls

Required Technical Skills & Experiences
    •Strong understanding of layered security at data, OS and network levels •Strong understanding of Cyber Kill chain, threat vectors and threat intelligence •Strong understanding of network concepts, common protocols and services •Strong understanding of Incident response life cycle and IT service management •3+ years of IT experience, ideally include security operations and Incident response •Familiar with NIST Incident Handling guide and Cybersecurity Framework •Hands-on experience with visualization and reporting technologies. SQL experience is a bonus. •Hands-on experience with Network Security technologies such as Firewalls, SIEM, Sandbox. Experience with Fortinet products is a bonus. •Hands-on experience with security log analysis such as AV, IPS, Anti-Spam logs •Hands-on experience with Linux and Windows system administration. Forensic analysis is a bonus.

Required Soft Skills
    •Team player, solution-focused, conflict management skills •Multi-tasking and stress management skills •Self-directed, takes initiatives, leadership skills is a bonus •Open to new challenges and learning opportunities •Understands the importance of discipline, consistency and communication •Good verbal and written communication skills

Educational & Certification Requirements
    •Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Security or related field •Credible certifications such as CISSP is a bonus


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