• Security Analyst - Incident Response

    Job Locations USA-NY-New York
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/29/2018 12:48 PM)
    Requisition ID
    Information Technology
  • Company Overview

    At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
    For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

    Job Description


    MSK is seeking a Security Analyst to join their team. We are looking for a Security Analyst for our Information Security Department. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who has the right skills, wants to be part of a dynamic team and wants to use their skills to support our mission here at MSK.





    • Perform and manage technical evaluation and penetration testing of internally-­ and commercially-­developed applications (web, desktop, and mobile), systems, and medical devices.
    • Assist in evaluating and developing the security controls for IT solutions of all types (mobile, web, client-server, etc) both pre-­ and post
    • Maintain current knowledge of security vulnerabilities, threats, and industry standard methodologies (both within and external to the healthcare industry).
    • Participate in appropriate and relevant conferences and courses to maintain technical proficiency.
    • Assist in developing and implementing an annual personal education plan to develop and maintain currency of security-­related skills, technologies, methodologies, and standard methodologies.

    YOU ARE:

    • A strong, confident communicator who can collaborate with and provide security guidance to members of the organization across departments and at all levels as well as our external partners.
    • Able to work and/or attend meetings in New York City, Middletown NJ, regional sites, or vendor sites.
    • Flexible to work after hours, weekends and holidays when required.
    • You will be part of a dynamic team





    • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field (Computer Science, IT, IS, Engineering, etc.)
    • 1-3 years’ experience (including internships)
    • Identify and respond to various security incidents and events in a timely and organized manner.
    • Provide proactive monitoring of external threat intelligence feeds to identify unknown or emerging threast
    • Familiar with malware analysis and reverse engineering
    • Familiar with cyber incident response procedures
    • Familiar with the use of some common Incident Response and Forensics Tools (SIFT, Encas, FTK, Redline, Volatility, etc.)
    • Familiar with common threat intel tools such as Maltego or Shodan.
    • Certifications such as GCIH, GCFE, GCFA, GNFA, GREM, or ECIH are a plus.



    MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.  


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