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SOC Level 2 Sr Analyst - Cyber Security Operations

Denver, Colorado

Job Description:

Are you passionate about working with the best information security team in the world? Bank of America is hiring top talent to join our team.
 

The Bank of America Global Information Security (GIS) level-two security analyst is part of the Cyber Security Operations Center (SOC) team. The SOC team works closely other GIS teams as experts in the detection of and analysis of all cyber-related suspicious security events. The SOC Analyst II is responsible for the timely and accurate identification of security events, mastery of the technologies and information that we analyze, while maintaining expert-level knowledge of detection tools and techniques, and proper escalation of incidents for immediate response, containment and recovery.

Operates processes and/or tools that provide monitor & triage, incident response, and privacy controls. Uses expertise to identify, analyze, respond, and recover capabilities. Uses advanced understanding of security threats, vulnerabilities, exploits, attack vectors, malware, and digital forensics to guide SOC operations and reporting. Typically has 2-5 years of relevant experience across multiple information security and SOC disciplines as an individual contributor.

The SOC Analyst II must be information security savvy, self-motivated professional who has a strong passion for cyber security, and a serious desire to learn. This individual should be interested in being challenged on a daily basis to stay one step ahead of an ever-changing cyber landscape of threats and adversaries. The SOC Analyst II must be capable of working both collaboratively and independently to hunt down and identify anomalous and malicious activity, wherever it may be. The SOC Analyst II should be a cyber security professional with previous experience, and must be driven to join us in defending our company as the first line of defense to execute numerous monitoring and triage playbooks. The SOC Analyst II will perform deep dives into suspicious security events by collating data from various sources, working across multiple GIS Control Teams, to determine if a critical system or data has been impacted. The SOC Analyst II will provide advisory support to SOC Analyst I and other GIS teams. The SOC Analyst II will also work more critical and sensitive processes not performed by the SOC Analyst I does, such as Executive Suspicious processes and others. Successfully candidates can take advantage of a competitive tuition reimbursement program, as well as a world-class training and industry certification opportunities.

Required Skills:
• Excellent / Fast typing skills
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Exceptional organizational abilities and attention to detail
• The ability to think creatively to find solutions to complex problems
• The ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a larger team and across the broader GIS team globally
• A willingness to be challenged along with a strong appetite for learning and teaching.
• Working knowledge of common IT operation systems (Windows,etc.) and basic endpoint and network security principles
• CompTIA Security+, CompTIA Network+, CISSM, or similar certificate
• Basic understanding of networking systems, security vulnerabilities, exploits and attacks
• 2-5 years of experience in Cyber Security, Incident Response, or a related field
• Prior experience detecting and analyzing security events and/or responding to security incidents

Desired Skills:
• Demonstrated ability to analyze and correlate information from a wide variety of enterprise technologies
• Previous Information Security and/or SOC experience
• Strong knowledge of common security analysis tools & techniques
• Programming experience (Python, Perl, etc.)

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

Are you passionate about working with the best information security team in the world? Bank of America is hiring top talent to join our team.
 

The Bank of America Global Information Security (GIS) level-two security analyst is part of the Cyber Security Operations Center (SOC) team. The SOC team works closely other GIS teams as experts in the detection of and analysis of all cyber-related suspicious security events. The SOC Analyst II is responsible for the timely and accurate identification of security events, mastery of the technologies and information that we analyze, while maintaining expert-level knowledge of detection tools and techniques, and proper escalation of incidents for immediate response, containment and recovery.

Operates processes and/or tools that provide monitor & triage, incident response, and privacy controls. Uses expertise to identify, analyze, respond, and recover capabilities. Uses advanced understanding of security threats, vulnerabilities, exploits, attack vectors, malware, and digital forensics to guide SOC operations and reporting. Typically has 2-5 years of relevant experience across multiple information security and SOC disciplines as an individual contributor.

The SOC Analyst II must be information security savvy, self-motivated professional who has a strong passion for cyber security, and a serious desire to learn. This individual should be interested in being challenged on a daily basis to stay one step ahead of an ever-changing cyber landscape of threats and adversaries. The SOC Analyst II must be capable of working both collaboratively and independently to hunt down and identify anomalous and malicious activity, wherever it may be. The SOC Analyst II should be a cyber security professional with previous experience, and must be driven to join us in defending our company as the first line of defense to execute numerous monitoring and triage playbooks. The SOC Analyst II will perform deep dives into suspicious security events by collating data from various sources, working across multiple GIS Control Teams, to determine if a critical system or data has been impacted. The SOC Analyst II will provide advisory support to SOC Analyst I and other GIS teams. The SOC Analyst II will also work more critical and sensitive processes not performed by the SOC Analyst I does, such as Executive Suspicious processes and others. Successfully candidates can take advantage of a competitive tuition reimbursement program, as well as a world-class training and industry certification opportunities.

Required Skills:
• Excellent / Fast typing skills
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Exceptional organizational abilities and attention to detail
• The ability to think creatively to find solutions to complex problems
• The ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a larger team and across the broader GIS team globally
• A willingness to be challenged along with a strong appetite for learning and teaching.
• Working knowledge of common IT operation systems (Windows,etc.) and basic endpoint and network security principles
• CompTIA Security+, CompTIA Network+, CISSM, or similar certificate
• Basic understanding of networking systems, security vulnerabilities, exploits and attacks
• 2-5 years of experience in Cyber Security, Incident Response, or a related field
• Prior experience detecting and analyzing security events and/or responding to security incidents

Desired Skills:
• Demonstrated ability to analyze and correlate information from a wide variety of enterprise technologies
• Previous Information Security and/or SOC experience
• Strong knowledge of common security analysis tools & techniques
• Programming experience (Python, Perl, etc.)

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-22088706

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Adam Waller

Referral Bonus:

0

Colorado pay and benefits information

Colorado pay range:

$91,000 - $120,000 annualized salary, offers to be determined based on experience, education and skill set.

Discretionary incentive eligible

This role is eligible to participate in the annual discretionary plan. Employees are eligible for an annual discretionary award based on their overall individual performance results and behaviors, the performance and contributions of their line of business and/or group; and the overall success of the Company.

Benefits

This role is currently benefits eligible. We provide industry-leading benefits, resources and support to our employees so they can make a genuine impact and contribute to the sustainable growth of our business and the communities we serve.

Street Address

Primary Location:
1144 15th St, CO, Denver, 80202