Analyst, Cyber Security Operations at Alteryx, Inc.
We’re looking for problem solvers, innovators, and dreamers who are searching for anything but business as usual. Like us, you’re a high performer who’s an expert at your craft, constantly challenging the status quo. You value inclusivity and want to join a culture that empowers you to show up as your authentic self. You know that success hinges on commitment, that our differences make us stronger, and that the finish line is always sweeter when the whole team crosses together.
Alteryx, Inc. is looking for a Cyber Security Operations Analyst to support the effective and efficient operations of the Security Operations Center, including its next-gen artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) cyber security technologies, threat report generation, incident monitoring/response, vulnerability management, and workflow automation.
Our Analysts enforce security best practices, policies, standards and guidance to ensure the safeguard of company data, infrastructure, and resources from internal and external threats. Team members are expected to perform their duties in accordance with all laws and regulations wherein the company operates, as well as the company’s policies and procedures.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Identifies and pursues opportunities to use the Alteryx platform to automate security information analytics and deliver risk insights. Analyzes and identifies trends in security log data from a large number of heterogeneous security devices. Provides Incident Response (IR) support when analysis confirms actionable incident. Provides threat and vulnerability analysis and offers security advisory services. Analyzes and responds to previously undisclosed software and hardware vulnerabilities. Investigates, documents, and reports on information security issues and emerging trends. Applies knowledge of tactical to strategic level intelligence analysis of cyber threats, vectors, and actors in support of cyber defense and computer network operations. Performs other duties and projects as assigned.
STANDARD DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Exceptional communication skills with diverse audiences - Strong critical thinking and analytical skills
Demonstrated ability to identify risks associated with business processes, operations, information security programs and technology projects
Treats people with respect; keeps commitments; inspires the trust of others; works ethically and with integrity; upholds organizational values; accepts responsibility for own actions.
Demonstrates knowledge of and adherence to EEO policy; shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences; educates others on the value of diversity; promotes working environment free of harassment of any type; builds a diverse workforce and supports affirmative action.
Follows policies and procedures; completes tasks correctly and on time; supports the company’s goals and values.
ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Demonstrates knowledge of, adherence to, monitoring and responsibility for compliance with state and federal regulations and laws as they pertain to this position.
Strong attention to detail.
Exceptional verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
Excellent customer service skills.
Intermediate skills in computer terminal and personal computer operation; Microsoft Office applications including but not limited to: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
Effective organizational and time management skills.
Ability to make decisions that have moderate impact on the immediate work unit and cross functional departments.
Ability to organize and prioritize work schedules on a short-term and long-term basis.
Ability to provide consultation and advice to management.
Ability to make informal and formal presentations; speaking before assigned team or other groups as needed.
Ability to deal with complex difficult problems involving multiple facets and variables in non-standardized situations.
Ability to work with little to no supervision while performing duties.
Understanding of security methodologies.
Understanding of ticket-driven workflows.
Experience with Alteryx platform.
Intermediate scripting knowledge in PowerShell or similar languages a plus.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND/OR LICENSES:
Minimum of three (3) years’ progressive experience in information security, information technology, or similar job function.
Bachelor’s Degree in Cyber Security, Information Technology, or related field preferred.
Experience working in a Security Operation Center is preferred.
Certified Information Systems Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), GIAC Security Essentials Certification (GSEC), GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), Security+, or other related23 certifications preferred.
Alteryx is committed to fair and equitable compensation practices. The salary range for this role in Broomfield, CO is $88,400 to $150,300. This position is also remote-friendly and, as such, compensation will ultimately be in line with the location in which the position is filled. Final compensation for this role will be determined by various factors such as a candidate’s relevant work experience, skills, certifications, and geographic location. This role is eligible for variable compensation including bonus and stock grants.
Find yourself checking a lot of these boxes but doubting whether you should apply? At Alteryx, we support a growth mindset for our associates through all stages of their careers. If you meet some of the requirements and you share our values, we encourage you to apply. As part of our ongoing commitment to a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace, we’re invested in building teams with a wide variety of backgrounds, identities, and experiences.
Benefits & Perks:
Alteryx has amazing benefits for all Associates which can be viewed here.