Information Security Analyst

Remote

Full Time Entry-level / Junior USD 50K - 65K

KnowBe4, Inc.

KnowBe4 provides Security Awareness Training to help you manage the IT security problems of social engineering, spear phishing and ransomware attacks.

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About KnowBe4

KnowBe4, the provider of the world's largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, is used by tens of thousands of organizations around the globe. KnowBe4 enables organizations to manage the ongoing problem of social engineering by helping them train employees to make smarter security decisions, every day.

Fortune has ranked us as a best place to work for women, for millennials, and in technology for four years in a row! We have been certified as a "Great Place To Work" in 8 countries, plus we've earned numerous other prestigious awards, including Glassdoor's Best Places To Work.

Our team values radical transparency, extreme ownership, and continuous professional development in a welcoming workplace that encourages all employees to be themselves. Whether working remotely or in-person, we strive to make every day fun and engaging; from team lunches to trivia competitions to private parties at theme parks, there is always something exciting happening at KnowBe4.

Remote positions open to the US only. 

As an Information Security Analyst, this role is to protect company and customer data by monitoring for threats and implementing various security measures. Additional responsibilities include investigating and addressing any security incidents, conducting security reviews, and taking the necessary steps to ensure the privacy, integrity, and availability of our information systems, services, and networks.

Responsibilities:

  • Responds to security alerts created across infosec alerting systems
  • Escalates security alerts requiring further investigation
  • Creates new security alerts and dashboards as needed
  • Performs threat hunting across information security log feeds 
  • Creates Infosec policies, procedures, and playbooks
  • Monitors, investigates, and responds to security incidents
  • Performs root cause analysis on identified vulnerabilities and incidents
  • Conducts security reviews and penetration testing across company products and services
  • Conducts vulnerability scanning and triages vulnerabilities across company products
  • Monitor changes in the network and network activity for threats

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in information technology or a related field preferred 
  • Security certification such as Security+, GSEC, CompTIA CySA+, or Cisco Cyber Ops are desirable
  • Demonstrated knowledge of information security concepts and best practices
  • Has an understanding of infosec concepts such as: cloud infrastructure, application security, vulnerability scanning, penetration testing.
  • Experience with SIEM tools, log observability, AWS and other infosec related apps and tools preferred
  • Some experience with infosec testing tools and scripts.
  • Familiar with SaaS application concepts: secure configuration, API’s, logging, access control, permissions, troubleshooting.
  • Some experience with relevant business applications such as ERP, CRM, and IdP solutions.
  • Familiar with with Docker and containerization desirable
  • Familiar with implementing secure IT SaaS applications.
  • Familiar with OWASP top 10 and MITRE ATT&CK Framework.
  • Knowledge of various operating systems, ChromeOS, Linux, Mac, Windows.
  • Able to navigate the linux command line
  • Ability to write basic python scripts desirable
  • Strong verbal and written communications
  • Excellent time management and organization skills
  • Excellent Analytical skills

The base pay for this position ranges from $50,000 - $65,000, which will vary depending on how well an applicant's skills and experience align with the job description listed above.

Our Fantastic Benefits

We offer company-wide monthly bonuses, employee referral bonuses, ​​an employee stock purchase program, 401k matching (US), fully paid medical insurance (US), open/generous paid time off (length varies by country), parental leave (length varies by country), adoption assistance, tuition reimbursement, certification reimbursement, certification completion bonuses, gym benefits, and a relaxed dress code - all in a modern, high-tech, and fun work environment. For more details about our benefits, visit www.knowbe4.com/careers/benefits.

Note: An applicant assessment and background check may be part of your hiring procedure.

Individuals seeking employment at KnowBe4 are considered without prejudice to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law. If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing, or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please visit www.knowbe4.com/careers/request-accommodation.

No recruitment agencies, please.

Tags: APIs Application security AWS Cloud CompTIA Docker ERP GSEC Linux MITRE ATT&CK Monitoring OWASP Pentesting Privacy Python SaaS SIEM Vulnerabilities Windows

Perks/benefits: Career development Health care Insurance Medical leave Parental leave

Region: Remote/Anywhere
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