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Senior IT Security Response Analyst in Cranberry Township, PA at Westinghouse Electric Company

Date Posted: 10/31/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: 28448BR

Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports Westinghouse’s mission to provide clean energy solutions? At Westinghouse, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.

If this sounds like an environment you would thrive in, we have an exciting opportunity for a Senior IT Security Response Analyst in the Systems Security group.

Your Day-to-Day:
  • A Senior Security Incident Response Analyst reviews and investigates information security threats through manual processes and automated technologies.
  • The primary functions goals are to detect, identify and respond to information security threats in a timely manner to prevent the unauthorized access of information and systems.
  • The Senior Security Incident Response Analyst acts as a subject matter expert on incident response technologies and processes, including threat detection and malware analysis.
  • Additional activities include review on-going and historical incident information to determine patterns and trends and identify new threats to Westinghouse, tuning and advising service providers of alert and condition changes and coordinating incident response activities with multiple service providers to achieve 24x7 monitoring.

Minimum Requirements:

As a successful candidate, you will bring the following to the team:
  • AA or AS degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Cyber Security or related field.
  • 5 years in incident response, security operations, or threat intelligence analysis.
  • 8 years information technology or information security experience.
  • Experience with network sniffers, system troubleshooting, computer forensics, and malware analysis.
  • Ability to design and implement cyber threat intelligence capabilities using commercial and open source solutions.
  • Understanding of system exploit techniques, network traffic obfuscation/covert channels, password cracking, and other attacks, and the associated tools and techniques that exploit them.
  • Experience with information security products, such as firewalls, proxies, netflow, and SIEMs.
  • Experience collecting, analyzing, and interpreting technical and non-technical information from multiple sources.
  • Experience identifying and detecting complex threat actors.

Why Westinghouse?

Westinghouse Electric Company is the global nuclear energy industry’s first choice for safe, clean, and efficient energy solutions. We enable our delivery of this vision by living our value system:
  • Safety & Quality First
  • Valuing Ethics, Integrity & Diversity
  • Passion for Serving Our Customers Globally
  • Dedication to Each Other Through Servant Leadership
  • Creating Value for Shareholders, Customers and Employees
  • Consistently Delivering Our Commitments.

Westinghouse offers competitive benefits to all our employees around the globe to keep them healthy and enhance their well-being. In the U.S. the following are representative of what we offer:
  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Health, Wellness and Income Protection Benefits
  • 401(k) Savings Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Vacations and Holidays
  • Opportunities for Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Educational Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Referral Program

While our Global Headquarters are located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting

EOE of Minorities / Females / Vets / Disability.

Keep in mind that only applications completed and submitted via the Westinghouse Careers website will be considered. You can submit your completed application, and also explore other available options, using the following link:

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Employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short Term Disability & Long Term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401(k) Savings Plan, and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of work/life programs such as flextime and a variety of training and development opportunities.


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