Security Threat intelligence Consultant


New York City, NY

Industry: e-Commerce


Not Specified years

Posted 404 days ago

  by    Gaurav Kumar

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Role                    : Security Threat intelligence Consultant


Location              : New York, NY


Emp Type           : Permanent Job


Interview            : Phone/Skype

Required Technical Skill Set


•            Security Incident investigations, Threat intelligence management

•            Experience in leading and managing team spread across multiple locations – US, Mexico, India

•            Experience in directly working with the customer and managing customer expectations, project deliverables in coordination with nearshore/offshore team

•            Ability to perform reactive & predictive security analysis and articulate emerging threats to leadership and team

•            Situational awareness of cyber activity by reviewing open source reporting for new vulnerabilities, malware, or otherthreats that have the potential to impact the organization

•            Vulnerability Management and remediation

•            Good knowledge & working experience on IBM QRadar based log management, event correlation, securityincident management, SIEM architecture

•            Experience in defining alerts, reports and dashboards


No of Requirements     


Desired Experience Range         Min. 8 years



1.           Team management with good Information security technical expertise and ability to frontend customer interactions

2.           Security incident investigations using IBM QRadar, Carbon Black.

3.           Experience in Security Incident Response Lifecycle

4.           Experience in defining SOC monitoring usecases and operationalizing them through SOPs, and SIEM based alerts / reports.

5.           Good understanding of Vulnerability Management process including scanning, executive reporting and remediation tracking

6.           Experience understanding and interpreting Threat intelligence from various external sources including validation of related IOCs in customer environment

7.           Should have good conceptual understanding of Windows, Linux operating systems & Networking – TCP/IP Protocol Suite

8.           Should understand the functioning of SecurityTechnologies including Anti-virus, Firewalls, Intrusion Prevention, Packet Capture tools, Remote access technologies etc.

9.           Understanding of common network services (web, mail, DNS, FTP, etc.), network vulnerabilities, and network attack patterns

10.         Possess knowledge and experience in Threat Ecosystem, remediating Malware, Rootkits and Botnets

11.         Strong analytical and problem solving skills

12.         Good organization skills to ensure coordination and smooth hand-offs between onshore & offshore/nearshore teams

13.         Strong communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills

14.         Project Management experiencewith an ability to mentor the team and meet delivery objectives

Good-to-Have  Certifications preferred - CISSP, GCIH, GCFA, CHFI, CEH, SEC+

Experience in System forensics would be an added advantage

Executive briefing & reporting skills with attention to detail