Incident Response and Vulnerability Assessment Engineer

Alajuela, CR

 

We cultivate a culture of inclusion for all employees that respects their individual strengths, views, and experiences. We believe that our differences enable us to be a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation and delivers better business results.

 

Opportunity Overview

Are you prepared to confront cyber threats head-on? Do you possess the perseverance and adaptability required to counter threat actors who are constantly probing for vulnerabilities in our environment? If you're enthusiastic about cyber security and thrive in an environment that fosters continuous learning and growth, we invite you to embark on Teradyne's journey with us!

 

As an Incident Responder, you'll play a pivotal role in fortifying and protecting our environment against cyber threats. Your collaboration with peers across IT and the wider organization, as well as with leadership, will be instrumental in driving positive change and ensuring the ongoing security of our environment.

 

All about you

We seek individuals who share our passion and determination. Our commitment to customer success drives us to go the extra mile. If you’re ready to join us in this mission, take a closer look at the minimum criteria for the position.

  • Coordinate incident response efforts, including containment, analysis, eradication, and recovery phases.
  • Work with internal teams and our partner MSSPs to develop and implement incident response plans and playbooks.
  • Conduct regular vulnerability assessments and penetration tests on network infrastructure, systems, and applications.
  • Work closely with IT teams to prioritize and remediate identified vulnerabilities in a timely manner.
  • Perform security audits to ensure compliance with industry standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Provide recommendations for continuous improvement based on audit findings and industry best practices.
  • Promote a security-conscious culture throughout the organization.
  • Work together with cross-functional teams to ensure seamless integration of security measures.
  • Maintain accurate documentation related to incident reaction plans, vulnerability assessments, and security configurations.
  • Participate in compensated on-call duty, typically averaging two weekends per quarter.

 

Qualifications, Skills, and Education Required:

  • Minimum 3 years of IT experience, with at least one year focused on cybersecurity.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Cyber Security Engineer focusing on Incident Response and Vulnerability Assessment.
  • Knowledge of Axonious, Rapid7, Pentera, Exabeam, or similar SIEM, Vulnerability Assessment, and Cybersecurity Asset Management tools
  • In-depth knowledge of common vulnerabilities and exposure (CVE) databases and vulnerability assessment tools.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, able to react to security incidents effectively.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Thorough comprehension of the latest security technologies, frameworks, and protocols.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills at both technical and management levels.
  • Experience planning, prioritizing, and organizing work in all required areas.
  • Working knowledge of NIST CSF, STRIDE, CVSS, MITRE ATT&CK and D3FEND frameworks.
  • Relevant certifications such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), or Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) are highly desirable.

 

What You'll Receive:

At Teradyne, we value the contributions of our team members and are committed to fostering a supportive and collaborative work environment. As a Level 2 Incident Responder, you'll have the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on our security program while advancing your career. We offer competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and opportunities for professional development and growth and support you in attaining certifications such as CISSP and others relevant to your career path.

 

Join us and become a key player in our mission to safeguard Teradyne's environment and protect against evolving cyber threats. Apply today and take the next step in your career journey with us!

 

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Tags: Audits CEH CISSP Compliance Computer Science CVSS Exabeam GCIH Incident response MITRE ATT&CK NIST SIEM Vulnerabilities

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