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Senior Threat Response Manager

Leading Hospital in California
Palo Alto, California, United States
November 16, 2016

Senior Threat Response Manager

Palo Alto, CA 94304



Identify threats by performing relevant research and data analysis.

Lead incidents through to conclusion, conducting post mortem analysis and recommending preventative actions.

Creation of technically detailed reports on incidents within the enterprise to include trends, remediation steps taken, and feedback on how to prevent future incidents.

Analyze and evaluate network, system, and security events to determine whether an incident has occurred and taking appropriate response actions.

Develops, documents and manages containment strategies recommending actions to mitigate the risk associated with intrusion attempts.

Assesses threats to the environment and provides input into security architectures and designs.


BA or BS in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or related field, from an accredited college or university.

5 years or more experience in Information Security with 3+ years in an incident response, SOC lead, or penetration tester role

Knowledge of network defense technologies, TCP/IP networking, Active Directory, DHCP, DNS, network security monitoring tools, secure engineering principles and technical security testing

Knowledge of global threats to cyber security and understanding of the tools and tactics utilized by threat actors

Knowledge of scripting language (Perl, Python, or other) in an incident response environment

Knowledge of Windows, Mac, Linux and Unix experience including deep knowledge of file system layout, log file analysis, timeline creation, web browser forensics and file carving

Strong analytical and problem solving skills are required.

Excellent communication (oral, written, presentation), interpersonal and consultative skills will be needed in order to succeed.