United Technologies Corporation Security Operations Center Analyst Level 1 in Cork, Ireland

Job ID: 40762

City: Cork

State: Munster

Country: Ireland

Category: Research & Development

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

United Technologies Corporation (UTC) is a diversified company that provides a broad range of high-technology products and services to the global aerospace and building systems industries. Its commercial business -Otis Elevator Company and UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a leading provider of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, fire and security systems, and building automation and controls. The company's aerospace businesses include Pratt & Whitney and UTC Aerospace Systems

Learn more www.utc.com at http://www.utc.com/

United Technologies Corporate headquarters is seeking an experienced and motivated individual to join the Corporate Digital staff to support the Security Operations group at our Cork, Ireland location.

The Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst Position is responsible for helping to safeguard the company's assets, intellectual property, and computer systems in support of the company's business objectives.

The applicant will be responsible for detecting cyber attacks, and escalating or remediating as necessary. The SOC Analyst works among a team of skilled analysts to address complex or difficult problems as needed within a Cyber Security Fusion Center environment.

The focus of this role is working within the UTC Cybersecurity department reporting to the Associate Director Cyber Security and Risk Management, and Lead.

Job responsibilities are:

1. Consistent monitoring of data streams from several sources

2. Constant monitoring of all inboxes to ensure emails are dealt with promptly

3. Responding to identified threats efficiently within prescribed Service level Agreements (SLAs) to ensure all standard processes are followed

4. Researching website information to determine if it is potentially malicious and recording the results

5. Identifying activity anomalies in activity and determining if it is potentially malicious

6. Remediation of incidents placed into the SOC queue by other parties

7. Escalating security Incidents to parties responsible for remediation or additional analysis

8. Escalating issues as necessary to shift lead or SOC manager

9. Following up on open items to ensure timely resolution. Escalation of older tasks for attention and immediate resolution

10. Writing of daily shift handoff email to team to communicate any open items that require action during the next shift

11. Working with various internal teams to refine the monitoring standard work to reduce false positives with identification and improve the opportunity for identifying malicious activity

12. Making recommendations for adjustments to standard work as situations emerge that are not yet captured in documentation

13. Ensuring any changes in ability to cover a shift are clearly communicated verbally and in writing to shift lead and SOC manager

14. Monitoring Analyst is responsible for ensuring that if they cannot cover their shift, they have worked with their teammates to secure adequate coverage for the shift

15. Various projects, reports, and tasks as assigned

16. Monitoring web-based application for continuous uptime and escalation of any issues seen for resolution or investigation.

Requirements:

Education

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Security, or related security discipline(s). Master's Degree preferred or not required

Minimum Qualifications

Several years of computer and network security experience preferred

Thorough understanding of fundamental security and network concepts (operating systems, IPS/IDS, TCP/IP, ports, etc.)

Demonstrated analytic expertise -- to include ability to think critically and logically in a dynamic, high-pressure, fast-paced environment

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Desired Qualifications

  1. Security certifications (e.g. Security+, GCIA, GCIH, CISSP, CEH, etc.)

  2. Experience with Microsoft and Unix-based operating systems

  3. Experience managing and tracking vulnerability cases

  4. Experience supporting network security investigations

What we have to offer

UTC will provide a competitive compensation and benefits package to the successful candidate.

Additional Comments

This position is based at UTC Research Center (UTRC) European hub in Cork, Ireland. To be eligible to apply, candidates must be legally entitled to work and reside in Ireland.

Candidates can apply online at: http://www.utrc.utc.com/ at http://www.utrc.utc.com/%20 by selecting Careers on top left hand corner and then selecting "SEARCH NON-US JOBS". This brings you to the UTC Aerospace Systems page, select "Ireland" under country tab on your left hand side. This will display all open positions at UTRC Ireland.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

% Travel Required: < 10%

In keeping with GDPR, we are notifying you that your application and information may be reviewed by persons located in the United States of America. By applying for this position you consent to this transfer of data.

Qualification:

Education

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Security, or related security discipline(s). Master's Degree preferred or not required

Minimum Qualifications

Several years of computer and network security experience preferred

Thorough understanding of fundamental security and network concepts (operating systems, IPS/IDS, TCP/IP, ports, etc.)

Demonstrated analytic expertise -- to include ability to think critically and logically in a dynamic, high-pressure, fast-paced environment

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Desired Qualifications

  1. Security certifications (e.g. Security+, GCIA, GCIH, CISSP, CEH, etc.)

  2. Experience with Microsoft and Unix-based operating systems

  3. Experience managing and tracking vulnerability cases

  4. Experience supporting network security investigations

What we have to offer

UTC will provide a competitive compensation and benefits package to the successful candidate.

Additional Comments

This position is based at UTC Research Center (UTRC) European hub in Cork, Ireland. To be eligible to apply, candidates must be legally entitled to work and reside in Ireland.

Candidates can apply online at: http://www.utrc.utc.com/ at http://www.utrc.utc.com/%20 by selecting Careers on top left hand corner and then selecting "SEARCH NON-US JOBS". This brings you to the UTC Aerospace Systems page, select "Ireland" under country tab on your left hand side. This will display all open positions at UTRC Ireland.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

% Travel Required: < 10%

In keeping with GDPR, we are notifying you that your application and information may be reviewed by persons located in the United States of America. By applying for this position you consent to this transfer of data.