Information Security Consultant (Remote - Northeast US)

  • New York, NY, USA
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Full-time

Company Description

FireEye is the intelligence-led security company. Working as a seamless, scalable extension of customer security operations, FireEye offers a single platform that blends innovative security technologies, nation-state grade threat intelligence, and world-renowned Mandiant® consulting. With this approach, FireEye eliminates the complexity and burden of cyber security for organizations struggling to prepare for, prevent, and respond to cyber attacks. FireEye has over 9,000 customers across 103 countries, including more than 50 percent of the Forbes Global 2000.

Job Description

FireEye is seeking a Senior Information Security Consultant to join our Mandiant Consulting team .  As part of the Mandiant Security Consulting Services team, you will ensures the long-term success of our clients by providing specialized security monitoring, threat intelligence, and incident management consulting expertise. We are looking for motivated and experienced consultants with great customer service skills to help customers assess, design, and build their own advanced threat detection capability and help to continually improve our own program methodology. The successful candidate will possess strong consulting skills, be adept in leading multiple projects under tight deadlines, and possess in-depth experience in security event monitoring, cyber threat intelligence, and/or computer incident response.

What You Will Do:

  • Provide guidance on building and/or maturing information security programs, detecting and responding to computer security incidents, and implementation of tools and technologies used for enterprise security
  • Evaluate client needs, coordinate design for a solution, and clearly communicate the value proposition of complex and highly technical subjects
  • Implement and/or assess existing security controls
  • Provide expert level knowledge of tools and technologies used for enterprise security
  • Interface with clients to address concerns, issues or escalations; track and drive to closure any issues that impact the service and its value to clients
  • Provide expert in-depth knowledge in collecting, analyzing, and escalating security events; responding to computer security incidents, and/or collecting, analyzing, and disseminating cyber threat intelligence
  • Quickly master, simplify, and communicate the value proposition of complex subjects to clients
  • Use formal project management skills in planning, tracking, and reporting on project progress
  • Codify customer needs across accounts and use them to drive FireEye Mandiant Strategic Solutions methodology

Qualifications

  • Experience with the critical tools used in security event analysis, incident response, computer forensics, malware analysis, or other areas of security operations. 
  • Thorough understanding of cyber security operations, event monitoring, and SIEM tools
  • Fundamental understanding of network protocols
  • Familiarity with Unix and Windows operating systems and administrative tools
  • Understanding of security controls for common platforms and devices, including Windows, Unix, Linux, and network equipment
  • Minimum of three years of experience in information security
  • Must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship

Additional Qualifications:

  • Ability to travel up to 50%
  • Provide expert level knowledge of tools and technologies used for enterprise security
  • Proven ability and understanding of the components that comprise a successful information security program

 

Additional Information

At FireEye we are committed to our #OneTeam approach combining diversity, collaboration, and excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability. Requests for accommodation due to disability can be sent directly to [email protected].

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