Security Operations Analyst

US-TX-Austin (Downtown)

Full Time
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Founded in 2005, the 2K label includes some of the most talented game development studios in the world today including: Firaxis Games, Visual Concepts, Hangar 13, 2K Czech and Cat Daddy Games. Our world-class team of engineers, developers, graphic artists and publishing professionals are stewards of a growing library of critically-acclaimed franchises such as Battleborn, BioShock, Borderlands, The Darkness, Mafia, NBA 2K, Sid Meier’s Civilization, WWE 2K, and XCOM. 2K is headquartered in Novato, California and is a wholly owned label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO).

2K develops and publishes interactive entertainment globally for console systems, handheld gaming systems and personal computers, including smartphones and tablets, which are delivered through physical retail, digital download, online platforms, and cloud streaming services. 2K publishes titles in today’s most popular gaming genres, including shooters, action, role-playing, strategy, sports, casual, and family entertainment.

Our vision at 2K is to create a diverse and inclusion environment to “Come as You are and Feel Equipped to do Your Best Work!” We are dedicated to promoting diversity, multiculturalism, and equality in all that we do. Our communities are focused on increased access and personal growth, and their greatness depends on a diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin, and perspective. We're an equal opportunity employer, and we're excited to build the future of co-living with the world's most hardworking and passionate people.

What We Need:

2K Security is looking for a Security Operations Analyst who can contribute to the operation of a geographically distributed and diverse global Security Operations program. You will need expertise with enterprise security tools like SIEM, next-gen firewalls, vulnerability scanning solutions and security automation/orchestration.

What You Will Do:

  • Monitor, track, and analyze networks/systems for potential security violations and respond to all such incidents.
  • Develop correlation rules, tuning policies, automation and application logic for Security

Operations systems.

  • Act as subject matter expert for information security events and/or incidents.
  • Ensure security event SLA’s are met.
  • Report security trends and/or problems to management.
  • Participate in on-call rotation for security incidents.
  • Research emerging threats that apply to 2K and the gaming industry in general.
  • Participate in security root cause analysis and follow-up.
  • Identify and suggest process improvements for Security Operations.
  • Understand and apply existing playbooks.
  • Modify & maintain playbooks under the direction of Security Operations leadership
  • Engage in threat hunting exercises under the direction of Security Operations leadership!

Who We Think Will Be a Great Fit:

The ideal candidate will have recent experience within a SOC or Security Operations team.

They will have a passion for security and an innate sense of curiosity driving them to not just respond to alerts or security events but to seek to fully understand them. They will have good written and verbal communication skills and be able to communicate with people in offices around the globe.

  • 3+ years of Information Security experience in a hands-on Analyst/Engineer role.
  • Previous experience with creating, tuning and monitoring SIEM systems.
  • Experience with next generation firewalls, anti-virus, intrusion detection systems, vulnerability scanning solutions and other security tools found in large enterprise network environments.
  • Practical knowledge of Linux and Windows operating systems.
  • Working understanding of network technologies (TCP/IP, PCAP’s, etc).
  • Knowledge of standard frameworks for incident handling e.g. NIST 800-61.
  • Ability to participate in on-call rotations and work off hours as needed.
  • Displays a passion for developing themselves and fellow team members.
  • Experience with SOAR (Security Orchestration, Automation, and Response) platforms.
  • Previous experience with using Splunk, or the ELK Stack.
  • Willing to travel occasionally
Job perks/benefits: Career development Team events
Job region(s): North America
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