We are seeking a Sr. Information Security Analyst to join the McKesson Security Operations Center responsible for monitoring, detecting, triaging, and responding to security events and incidents in a 24 x 7 global environment.
Primary responsibilities include developing and mentoring the SOC L1/L2 Information Security Analysts, ensuring processes are followed, updating and creating new processes as needed, setting and tracking metrics, and driving new detections/use cases from the SOC Analyst perspective.
Serves as an escalation point of contact for L1 and L2 Security Operations Center (SOC) analysts.
Work collaboratively with multiple teams as well as subject matter experts to include threat hunters, counter-threat Intelligence analysts, incident responders and forensic investigators.
Stay current with and remain knowledgeable about new threats. Analyze threat actor tactics, techniques and procedures (TTPs) from security events across a large heterogeneous network of security devices and end-user systems.
Utilize security models and frameworks for documenting and tracking purposes, (e.g. MITRE ATT&CK framework, Cyber Kill Chain (CKC) framework)
Leverage automation and orchestration solutions to automate repetitive tasks.
Assist with incident response as events are escalated, including triage, remediation and documentation.
Collaborates with the owners of cyber defense tools to tune systems for optimum performance and to maximize detection and prevention effectiveness. and minimize false positives.
Work alongside other security team members to search for and identify security issues generated from the network, including third-party relationships.
Investigate and document events to aid incident responders, managers and other SOC team members on security issues and the emergence of new threats.
Requires 7+ years of professional work experience
BA/BS degree or equivalent experience
3-5 years of information security monitoring and response or related experience.
Experience working in a 24x7 operational environment, with geographic disparity preferred.
Experience driving measurable improvement in monitoring and response capabilities at scale.
Experience working with SIEM systems, Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) solutions, threat intelligence platforms, security automation and orchestration solutions, intrusion detection and prevention systems (IDS/IPS), Data Loss Prevention and other network and security monitoring tools.
Certifications related to security (such as Security+, GSEC, GCIH, GCIA, CISSP, NCSF, etc)
Certifications in Splunk
Working knowledge/experience with network systems, security principles, applications and risk and compliance initiatives such as Health Information Portability and Accountability Ace (HIPAA), HITRUST, Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
McKesson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.
McKesson is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including job seekers with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to McKessonTalentAcquisition@mckesson.com . Resumes or CVs submitted to this email box will not be accepted.
Current employees must apply through the internal career site.
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