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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Information Services
Security Incident Handler
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Job Description

Security Incident Handler
Charlotte, NC

Prestigious Organization is seeking a Security Incident Handler. Examine emails with or without attachments for malicious intent or malicious artifacts. Compile threat intelligence, indicators of compromise, syntax, and other metadata of known and unknown potential malicious messages. Projects may include supporting privacy investigations, creating briefing materials, assisting with metric reporting, and other tasks as assigned.

Job Description

Primary Responsibilities
Investigate suspicious emails submitted to the Security Operations Center reported by Company employees
Investigate emails delayed by messaging security and other detective platforms
Understand and identify targeted emails such as whaling, smshing, and spear-phishing
Extract attachments for examination and classification
Assist with the creation of phishing indicators from threat Intel and other sources
Research email phishing campaigns and work to identify incoming campaigns
Assist incident handling team with tasks as requested

Job Qualifications

Core Abilities
0-2 Years Information Security Experience
Demonstrated expertise in current and potential email attack types
Able to rapidly identify phishing and malicious emails
Basic malware analysis commonly associated with email attachments
Exceptional attention to detail
Fluency with Microsoft Office Products (ie Office, Outlook, Exchange, Word, PowerPoint)
Possess the ability to evaluate, collaborate, influence and engage in healthy debate and discussion

Preferred Abilities
Security Certifications (ie Network+, Security+)
Incident Handling/Incident Response Experience
SIEM experience
Packet capture experience
Case management and ticketing experience
Basic Malware Analysis (ie Submit attachments to sandbox environments and understand the potential risk at a high level)
Phishing link analysis
Experience with enterprise-class messaging platforms and enterprise messaging security platforms


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location