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Information Security analyst

Cary, NC
50k per year
March 09, 2020

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Kemal ILTER, Sec+ Cary, NC 919-***-**** in/kemalilter

Cybersecurity Analyst

Eligible to work without sponsorship


CompTIA Security+ certified, detail-oriented and dedicated professional with an excellent work ethic. Experienced in a wide range of technologies with the ability to learn quickly and adapt to new environment. Worked as a cybersecurity analyst with 2+ years of professional experience in IT sector. Specialized in security analysis and incident response and currently working on hands-on projects in monitoring and analysis of potential and active threats using security tools and processes. Currently working towards getting CEH certification.


IT Security: FireEye Hx, Redline, IBM Qradar, Splunk, Nessus, Nmap, Wireshark, Metasploit, TheHive, Linux Command Line Tools, Phising Analysis, Virus Total, Any Run, Kibana, Security Onion, ElasticSearch, NIST-800, OWASP 10, Burp Suite.


CompTIA Security+

CEH (Expected in May, 2020)


Cybersecurity Analyst, CyberNow Labs LLC, VA 2018 January – Present

Monitored and analyzed Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) alerts using IBM QRadar and Splunk, issued reports with TheHive ticketing system.

Two years experience on IBM Qradar.

Experience on using various tools including FireEye Hx, Redline, NMap, Tenable Nessus, Kali Linux and Metasploit

Analyzed PCAP files, narrowed down anomaly traffic with Wireshark, found details of the infected hosts and wrote Indicator of Compromise (IOC) on executive summary reports

Monitored activity and components of data communications networks and identified software and hardware malfunctions

Conducted analysis to determine the legitimacy of files, domains and emails using online resources such as VirusTotal, Urlscan, PhishTank, IBM X-force, Email Header Analyzer, AnyRun, CentralOps and MX Toolbox

Experienced on use cases with regard to information security including network technologies and tools, identity and access management, network security, implementing secure systems and risk management

Identified and mitigated incidents, threats, compromises, and vulnerabilities

Studied common cyber-attack types and created examples using tools such as SEtoolkit in Kali Linux

Examined various cryptographic models with practical implementations in encrypting website traffic and emails

Analyzed phishing incidents developed phishing/vishing scenarios including report generation

Conducted vulnerability and penetration testing using tools in Kali Linux such as Nessus, Metasploit Framework against Metasploitable and Bee-Box in virtual environment

Created a virtual home lab environment via Oracle VM VirtualBox

Troubleshooted, diagnosed and repaired or worked within available resources to resolve network connectivity problems

Information Security Expert, Information and Communications Technologies Authority, Ankara, September 2013- December 2018

Monitored the network and provide early warning of abnormalities or problems reporting violations

Safeguarded information system assets by identifying and solving potential and actual security problems

Analyzed existing security systems and make recommendations for changes or improvements

Determined security violations and inefficiencies by conducting periodic audits

Kept officers informed by preparing performance reports; communicating system status

Upgraded systems regularly to remain competitive in the field of security

Maintained quality service by following organization standards

Maintained technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing publications

Communication Expert, Information and Communications Technologies Authority, Ankara, September 2001-August 2013

Trained on IT, network, cybersecurity, data protection, project management and regulations

Established data protection management system

Audited departments on their using data protection system


Cybersecurity - Cybersecurity Analyst Hands-on Training, CyberNow Labs LLC, Chantilly, VA

Data Protection- EU regulation on data protection, Ankara TR

Project management, Ankara, TR

Duke Health intern: Data protection, privacy and DLP- December 2018


Master of Law, LLM - Information Technology and Media Law, Colchester UK

EU Regulations over Data Protection and Cybersecurity

Bachelors of Arts, BA - Political Science and International Relations, Istanbul, TR

Analyzing of Correlations between Security Risks and Economic Crisis

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