Cyber Monitoring (SOC) Associate

Recruiter
BlackRock
Location
Wilmington, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
05 Aug 2022
Closes
24 Aug 2022
Ref
16227446
Job Function
Banking
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Description

About this role

Overview
Join our global team of cyber security experts, protecting our business and developing exciting capabilities on the frontline of cyber defense. The Cyber Monitoring Associate will be part of the Cyber Operations team that is responsible for monitoring and investigating alerts to identify potential incidents. The individual will be required to work closely with other members of the Cyber Operations team to ensure the successful delivery of the alert monitoring, triage, and escalation. Specifically, the Cyber Monitoring Associate will have the following key responsibilities:
  • Perform accurate and precise real-time analysis and correlation of logs/alerts
  • Follow detailed operational procedures to appropriately analyze, escalate, and assist in remediation of security events
  • Utilize multiple security technologies to investigate and analyses alerts
  • Deliver timely and detailed documentation related to any incident including the findings, review, and follow-up activities
  • Participate in the creation, modification and maintenance of all Cyber Monitoring policies and procedures
  • Keep abreast of cyber security trends and the emerging threat landscape in general and as it relates to BlackRock


BlackRock is committed to building great Cyber Security careers for our people, and we are looking for an individual with a passion for cyber security defense to continue the growth of our exceptional team.

What the ideal candidate looks like:
  • 1-4 years of experience in IT, IT Security, Security, Technical helpdesk, Security Operations are preferred
  • University Degree. MBA, CISSP, CISM, GCHI, CEH, CCNA, or GIAC are preferred.
  • Understanding of Web Access Firewalls (WAF) will be preferable.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills including the ability to interact directly with individuals that do not have an IT background.
  • Intermediate knowledge of endpoint and network security concepts and tools preferred.
  • Knowledge of ServiceNow.
  • Experience with event monitoring and security reporting.
  • Ability to exercise sound technical, interpersonal, and organizational judgment while evaluating and solving complex problems.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Action-oriented attitude and willingness to roll up sleeves.
  • Integrity and the highest ethical standards.
  • Courage of convictions and the ability to respectfully debate the status quo.


Our benefits

To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about.

Our hybrid work pilot

BlackRock's current hybrid work pilot is designed to help you experience the best of both worlds: the opportunity to connect with colleagues in person and the flexibility to work remotely, with greater time to focus on what's important to you. In line with local health guidance and regulations, employees are generally expected to work 3 days in the office and 2 days from home (on average) each week. For some business groups, more time may be required in the office, while greater flexibility may be in place for others. Our "One BlackRock" culture means you'll be supported to collaborate with your new colleagues while bringing your full self to work - wherever you are.

The health, safety and well-being of our people will always be our top priorities; we will continue to monitor local conditions and health advisories in making decisions about our work environments.

About BlackRock

At BlackRock, we are all connected by one mission: to help more and more people experience financial well-being. Our clients, and the people they serve, are saving for retirement, paying for their children's educations, buying homes and starting businesses. Their investments also help to strengthen the global economy: support businesses small and large; finance infrastructure projects that connect and power cities; and facilitate innovations that drive progress.

This mission would not be possible without our smartest investment - the one we make in our employees. It's why we're dedicated to creating an environment where our colleagues feel welcomed, valued and supported with networks, benefits and development opportunities to help them thrive.

For additional information on BlackRock, please visit careers.blackrock.com | www.blackrock.com/corporate | Instagram: @blackrock | Twitter: @blackrock | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock

BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law.

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