IBM Security Intelligence Analyst/Security Tower Lead in Austin, Texas

The Security Intelligence Analyst (SIA) is responsible for researching and analyzing cyber security threats targeting a customer’s environment. The SIA monitors open source and proprietary cyber threat intelligence feeds and correlates that intelligence with customer data, looking for and investigating repeating trends, attacks, malicious IPs, and anomaly type events.The SIA crafts specific and actionable recommendations to customers to include filters, blocking, patching, and vulnerability remediation recommendations. The SIA provides trend reporting to customer on weekly, biweekly, monthly, or annual basis. Additionally, the SIA provides weekly, bi-weekly, monthly, or ad-hoc briefings on threat information highlighted in trend reports.

  • Knowledge in IT system administration.

  • In depth experience in cyber intelligence analysis, to include open source research and analytical trade craft.

  • Knowledge of cyber threat actors, to include, advanced persistent threats and associated tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs).

  • Knowledge in performing system security assessments.

  • In depth knowledge of Trending/Threat Analysis Report writing.

  • Understand of DDOS defense tools.

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.