Principal of Security Operations
Posted on 8/19/2023
INACTIVE
Business Wire

5,001-10,000 employees

Commercial news distribution company
Company Overview
Business Wire is on a mission to redefine how organizations connect with their audiences. Organizations big and small depend on Business Wire to accurately publicize market-moving news and multimedia, host online newsrooms and investor relations websites, and generate social engagements that continuously develop interactions with their target audience.
Financial Services

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$1.7B

Founded

2011

Headquarters

Addison, Texas

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

-5%

2 year growth

-6%
Locations
United States
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Management
AWS
CategoriesNew
IT & Security
Requirements
  • 12+ years of hands-on and leadership experience in security operations, incident management, and threat hunting, including 5+ years within an AWS environment.
  • Deep understanding of security technologies and tools, including SIEM, EDR, threat intelligence platforms, and other security monitoring and detection solutions.
  • Proven experience managing security investigations and implementing security best practices within AWS environments.
  • Demonstrated expertise in leading and managing incident response efforts, with a strong understanding of incident handling best practices.
  • Extensive experience handling and leading complex incident response activities across a dynamic technical ecosystem.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of preventive security technologies such as DLP, CASB, Crowdstrike XDR, as well as their integration into security operations.
  • Proven leadership skills with the ability to inspire and motivate a team, collaborate with cross-functional stakeholders, and drive positive change.
  • Exceptional communication skills to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams, present security findings to executives, and articulate complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Strong analytical mindset and problem-solving abilities to assess complex security incidents and develop effective solutions.
  • Ability to develop and execute long-term security operations strategies, aligning security goals with business objectives.
  • Familiarity with threat intelligence sources and experience in applying threat intelligence to enhance security operations.
  • A mindset focused on continuous improvement, staying up-to-date with the latest security trends, and proactively adopting new security technologies and practices.
  • Ability to adapt to dynamic security challenges and work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Certifications such as CISSP, CISM, GIAC, or AWS security certifications are a plus.
Responsibilities
  • Provide mentorship, direction, and guidance to enhance our security capabilities associated with monitoring, detection, and response.
  • Oversee the management and optimization of our Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) platform to ensure timely detection and response to security incidents.
  • Implement and manage Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) solutions to protect our endpoints from advanced threats and intrusions.
  • Establish and maintain a robust monitoring and analysis program to identify and respond to security events in real-time.
  • Conduct thorough investigations into security incidents, analyzing root causes and providing remediation recommendations.
  • Proactively search for and identify potential security threats and vulnerabilities, staying ahead of emerging attack vectors.
  • Lead incident response efforts, coordinating with internal and external stakeholders to effectively contain and mitigate security incidents.
  • Lead and manage security incidents and response procedures within AWS environments, utilizing native AWS security features effectively.
  • Oversee and optimize preventive security technologies, including DLP, CASB, Crowdstrike XDR, and others to mitigate potential threats.
  • Implement and maintain security controls in AWS environments, adhering to industry best practices and ensuring compliance with security standards.
Desired Qualifications
  • CISSP, CISM, GIAC, or AWS security certifications