SOC Analyst, Security Operations team (Tier 1)
Company RingCentral
Location Denver, CO(preferred) or Remote US
Preferred GIAC Certifications GCIH, GCIA, GCFE, GREM, GCFA, GSEC, Security +, CEH, CISSP, CCNA (Security) or equivalent Certifications
Travel 0%
Salary DOE(62K-95K)
Contact Name Anonymous
Contact Email alex.lott/at/
Expires 2022-10-01

Job Description

We’re a $1.5 billion company that’s growing at 30+% annually and we’re expanding our IT Team to make sure we stay ahead of the competition.

As part of the RingCentral CISO team, you’ll help define and drive the security standards and disciplines required for complex, business-critical problems supported with elegant, user-friendly solutions that perform at massive scale. It’s a once-in-a-career chance to get your hands on the latest-and-greatest technologies, and build the platform that’s reshaping the way the world communicates.

This role as a SOC Analyst (Tier 1) will be a hybrid role based in the Denver CO area. The SOC Analyst (Tier I) will be members of high-tech state of the art Security Operations Centers and will actively monitor security threats and risks, provide in-depth incident analysis, evaluate security incidents, and will provide proactive threat research. The Cyber Security Analysts will utilize the latest in security technology and be on the forefront of incident response at RingCentral. Must be a U.S. citizen.

Primary Roles and Responsibilities:

Act as a core member of the Incident Response Team, triaging, responding to and reporting incidents and associated metrics.
Evaluating and determine if/when information security violations have occurred through network or device logs, open-source research, vulnerability and configuration scan data, and user provided reports
Maintain and enhance monitoring capabilities to ensure the integrity of our systems and networks.
Experience with SIEM technologies and investigating security alerts
Administer and maintain security products (web application firewall, SIEM, IDS, (h)IPS, EDR, etc).
Basic understanding of information security policies and doctrine, ability to draft, modify and create SOPs for use of other team members
Coordinating response efforts with various departments within the company in a cooperative and beneficial manner
Understanding and implementing proper Incident Handling procedures
Recognizing vulnerabilities and publicly known attack traffic patterns
Candidate must be available to work 1st shift Mon – Fri; 8AM-5PM
Participate in on-call rotation.

Additional Roles and Responsibilities:

Providing technical assistance when needed to system owners
The ability to demonstrate understanding and in-depth knowledge of security threats and applying actionable data to processes and procedures
The ability to demonstrate understanding and knowledge correlation analysis, along with an understanding of monitoring programs, such as Splunk and other SIEMs
Maintaining and developing a basic understanding of malware and forensic analysis
Demonstrating ownership and understanding of the task and speaking to the client in ad hoc requests regarding team efforts

Education / Pre-requisites:

0-2 years of experience in cybersecurity/SOC environment
BS degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security, Information Technology (or related discipline); Graduate degree in Information Assurance (or related discipline) or equivalent formal training and experience in Information Security (or minimum of 4 years’ experience)
Any job-related certifications, Security+ preferred
Understanding of the OSI 7-layer model
Knowledge of the Incident Response frameworks
Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization both verbally and in writing
Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously with varying deadlines
Must be U.S. Citizen

Candidates will stand out if:
GIAC certifications preferred such as: GCIH, GCIA, GCFE, GREM, GCFA, GSEC, Security +, CEH, CISSP, CCNA (Security) or equivalent Certifications
Experience in a SOC environment
Experience with Linux particularly in an enterprise network
Cloud experience is a big plus
Experience in a corporate environment is a plus

About RingCentral:
RingCentral is the worldwide leader in cloud-based communications. Our software communications platform delivers phone, group chat, mobile communications, video calls, videoconference, contact center and AI-driven digital engagement. It’s a powerful, global presence that allows businesses to communicate anywhere, anytime with anyone.

RingCentral is headquartered in Belmont, California and has offices around the world.

If you are hired in Colorado, the compensation range for this position is between $62,000.00 and $95,000.00 for full-time employees, in addition to eligibility for variable pay, equity, and benefits. Benefits may include, but are not limited to, health and wellness, 401k, ESPP, vacation, parental leave, and more! The salary may vary depending on your location, skills, and experience.

RingCentral is an equal opportunity employer that truly values diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.