1+ months

Senior Detection Engineering Consultant

Cox Communications Inc
Atlanta, GA 30303
*Primary Location: *6325 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA, USA
*Division: *Cox Communications
*Job Level: *Individual Contributor
*Travel: *Yes, 5 % of the Time
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *215614
VACCINE POLICY: WHERE PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, YOU MUST BE FULLY VACCINATED AGAINST COVID-19 TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS U.S.-BASED JOB (REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS FOR MEDICAL AND RELIGIOUS OBJECTIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED).
Security alerts and security monitoring are two critical components of our Cox Communications team being able to do what they do with confidence. With the right people in place, our operations stay safe from threats, and in great shape so we can take care of our customers.
One of those "right people" is our Senior Detection Engineering Consultant, who develops, tests, maintains, and troubleshoots security alerts and supports complex investigations.
Were on a search for someone to step into this role, so if youd like to help Cox Communications protect our national critical infrastructure, read on. Weve got a lot more to share.
*What Youll Do :*
As you know, consultants stay pretty busy, and in the world of detection engineering, every responsibility is a critical one. So, while youll stay on your toes, youll love the adventure and opportunities involved. Heres a glimpse into the kinds of things well count on you for.

* Write detection signatures, tune systems / tools, develop automation scripts and correlation rules.
* Maintain knowledge of adversary Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTP), as well as internal knowledge bases such as mapping of detections to MITRE ATT&CK matrices, kill chains, and other attack models.
* ID and hunt threats within the Cox environment, and troubleshoot problems with log parsing and SIEM configuration.
* Coordinate with and support work by third parties such as Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs) and professional service providers.
* Work with internal teams to onboard new log sources and develop threat models.
* Contribute to projects, meetings, and ad-hoc requests.
* Support and train TDR analysts.
* Support development of SOC standard operating procedures and processes.
* Detect and respond to workstation, server and network incidents using SIEM, behavioral analytics, and network analysis.
* Review and respond to escalated security events from TDR analysts.
* Respond to service provider network attacks affecting Cox critical network infrastructure and the cloud environment.
*Whats In It For You?*
Really good question, and we have some good answers that we hope you like.
We want you to feel cared for and respected (like you do with our customers), and that starts with Coxs highly competitive pay and other compensation perks (401k + company matching, comprehensive medical benefits, etc.). We also offer free Internet and other Cox discounted services, tuition reimbursement for academic pursuits, adoption assistance, paid time off to volunteer, childcare and eldercare resources, pet insurance and much more.
Good work should be rewarded, and not just with a healthy paycheck. The Cox culture is one that values people more than technology, so its our goal to make sure you feel recognized for your contributions. Its also important to work alongside colleagues who "get you." At Cox, youll find a workplace where relationships are crafted with care and successes are celebrated with high fives. We strive to create an environment where you can do you, and everyone from leadership to new hires can support and feel supported.
Growth is a good thing, and youll have opportunities to learn and train so you can sharpen your skills and explore opportunities across the Cox family of businesses that will continue to challenge and empower you. In the future, you may have the opportunity to cultivate customer relationships in other sectors where we operate like cleantech, health care and new forms of transportation mobility.
Qualifications: *Who You Are :*
As you can imagine, this is one of those jobs that requires some special skills. Here are some of the requirements that will assure youre on track for this opportunity:
Where permitted by applicable law, must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to be considered for this U.S. based job. (Reasonable accommodations for medical and religious objections will be considered.

* Four or more years of technical experience in the information security field & practical experience in an incident response role.
* Experience in the application of Incident Response methodologies & with open source intelligence OSINT feeds.
* Experience working with a SIEM with the ability to understand and modify threat detection rules, as well as with Python, PowerShell, or equivalent scripting language.
* Strong knowledge and experience with the Windows and Linux operating systems, as well as network protocols, web servers, authentication mechanisms, anti-virus and server applications.
* Working knowledge of cloud technologies such as Amazon, Azure and Google.
* Ability to execute under pressure, perform independent analysis, and distill findings and root cause.
* Ability to communicate complex ideas clearly and effectively using written and verbal communication.
*Preferred:*

* BS in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, etc.
* Cloud technology experience and incident response techniques.
* Experience with endpoint security agents (Carbon Black, Crowdstrike, etc.).
* Maintains an industry certification such as GCIH, CCIA, GIAC, CISSP, or CISM.
* Experience with network forensics and associated toolsets, (Suricata, WireShark, PCAP, tcpdump, etc.) and analysis techniques.
* Experience with host-based detection and prevention suites (Microsoft SCEP, Carbon Black Response, OSSEC, etc.).
* Understanding of log collection and aggregation techniques, Elastic Search, Logstash, Kibana (ELK), syslog-NG, Windows Event Forwarding (WEF), etc.
Join the Cox family of businesses and make your mark today

Who We Are
*About Cox Communications*
Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. Were dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, [visit our benefits page](http://jobs.coxenterprises.com/life-at-cox/benefits/).
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

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Posted: 2021-07-12 Expires: 2022-01-07

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