Join a team with over 50 years of success in the real estate industry! Lincoln Property Company is currently hiring for a Cyber Security Analyst. As a Cyber Security Analyst, you will protect IT infrastructure (including networks, hardware, and software) from a range of criminal activity. You will monitor networks and systems, detect security threats ('events'), analyze, and assess alarms, and report on threats, intrusion attempts and false alarms, either resolving them or escalating them, depending on the severity. Does this sound like you? Join Us!
Founded in 1965, Lincoln Property Company is one of the largest and most diversified property management companies in the United States. Lincoln maintains a presence in more than 200 cities in the U. S. and 10 countries throughout Europe. Our mission is to be a company for people, a company about people.
As a cyber security analyst, you'll need to:
* keep up to date with the latest security and technology developments * research/evaluate emerging cyber security threats and ways to manage them * plan for disaster recovery and create contingency plans in the event of any security breaches * monitor for attacks, intrusions and unusual, unauthorized, or illegal activity * test and evaluate security products * Create, evaluate, and update Incident Response Playbooks * design new security systems or upgrade existing ones * use advanced analytic tools to determine emerging threat patterns and vulnerabilities * engage in 'ethical hacking', for example, simulating security breaches * identify potential weaknesses and implement measures, such as firewalls and encryption * investigate security alerts and provide incident response * monitor identity and access management, including monitoring for abuse of permissions by authorized system users * liaise with stakeholders in relation to cyber security issues and provide future recommendations * generate reports for both technical and non-technical staff and stakeholders * maintain an information security risk register and assist with internal and external audits relating to information security * monitor and respond to 'phishing' emails and 'pharming' activity * assist with the creation, maintenance, and delivery of cyber security awareness training for colleagues * give advice and guidance to staff on issues such as spam and unwanted or malicious emails.
Working hours are 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday. You may need to work outside of 8am until 5pm depending on projects and the specific nature of the work. Required to work as part of a 24/7 on-call rotation, to allow for quick responses to cyber security incidents.
You'll need to have:
* a passion for cyber security and a keen interest in IT * excellent IT skills, including knowledge of computer networks, operating systems, software, hardware, and security * an understanding of the cyber security risks associated with various technologies and ways to manage them * a good working knowledge of various security technologies such as network and application firewalls, host intrusion prevention and anti-virus, Identity and Access Management, SIEM, MSSP, Asset Management, Vulnerability Management, Email attachment & URL defense, DLP, Endpoint Control, Data backup and restoration, Cloud Computing * analytical and problem-solving skills to identify and assess risks, threats, patterns, and trends * teamworking skills to collaborate with team members and clients * verbal communication skills, including presentation skills, with an ability to communicate with a range of technical and non-technical team members and other relevant individuals * written communication skills, for example to write technical reports * time-management and organizational skills to manage a variety of tasks and meet deadlines * the ability to multi-task and prioritize your workload * excellent attention to detail * an ability to work under pressure, particularly when dealing with threats and at times of high demand.
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience
Relevant degree subjects include:
* cyber/information/network security * computer science * computing and information systems * other IT/security/network-related degrees
Minimum of 5 years of experience working as a Cyber Security Analyst and reporting to a CISO (Chief Information Security Officer) or equivalent.
* CompTIA's Network+ * CompTIA's Security+ * CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst * CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner * CompTIA Security Analytics Expert certification * The EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker Certification * Certified Security Analyst Training * The GIAC Information Security Fundamentals * The GIAC Security Essentials Certification * Certified Information Systems Security Professional
Lincoln Property Company offers competitive pay, a benefits package that includes health, dental, vision and 401(k) and opportunities for career development and advancement.