Security Analyst III - SOC Analyst

Anthem   •  

Indianapolis, IN

Industry: Managed Care & Health Insurance


Less than 5 years

Posted 347 days ago


This is an exceptional opportunity to create solutions and programs that can truly make a difference at one of America’s leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Responsible for serving as a Tier 1 SOC Analyst. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform the detailed and repeatable execution of all operational tasks as documented in SOC processes and subordinate procedures.
  • Monitor the SOC Main Channel for security events.
  • Close or escalates security events as necessary.
  • Update all relevant documentation such as shift logs and tickets.
  • Identify impact of incidents on systems, and using available tools determine if data was infiltrated.
  • Document and maintain a knowledge base of alarms (false positives and false negatives, blacklists, whitelists) that IDS and IPS encounter.
  • Serve as work area experts for security/information assurance policy recommendations.
  • Gather intelligence from sources outside the SOC (both internal and external sources) and leverage for operations.
  • Escalate incidents to applicable Anthem entities for remediation.
  • Build relationships with other Anthem business units to strengthen security posture throughout the organization.
  • Ensure security events and incidents are detected and escalated in a timely manner.
  • Provide analysis and investigation to determine if alerts or security events warrant incident classification.
  • Track incidents through final resolution.
  • Perform incident triage to include determining scope, urgency, and potential impact.
  • Drive the Information Fusion Procedure where various data inputs are gathered, analyzed and presented in a meaningful, actionable manner.
  • Responsible for long term analysis and investigation into Anthem network activity, and the creation of custom logic to detect unique or previously undetectable attacks on Anthem’s information assets.


Requires a BA/BS; 3+ years of experience in a support and operations or design and engineering role; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Technical security certifications (e.g. Systems Security Certified Practitioner) preferred.