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Overall Purpose: This career step requires intermediate level experience. Responsible for cyber security areas across products, services, infrastructure, networks, and/or applications while providing protection for AT&T, our customers and our vendors/partners. Works with senior team members on various projects relating to the protection of devices, customers, assets, data, information technology, and networks. Supports innovation, strategic planning, technical proof of concepts, testing, lab work, and various other technical program management related tasks associated with the cyber security programs.

Key Roles and Responsibilities: Includes ideation, testing, proof of concept and support for various cyber related projects. Analysis, of complex security issues and the development and engineering activities to help mitigate risk. Analyzes various hardware and/or software solutions recommending purchases and identifying modifications to fit AT&T's cyber security needs and that of our managed services teams. Develops policies and procedures to minimize network intrusion, malware events and vulnerability issues for internal and external customers. Applies measures to block malicious code and applications. Includes forward looking research, planning and strategy to strengthen our stance against future cyber security threats and enhance our mitigation techniques and technology solutions. Areas of work include, but are not limited to: Cyber Incident Response, cyber proudct testing, cyber risk & strategic analysis, cyber research, cyber awareness & training, cyber vulnerability detection & assessment, cyber intelligence & investigation, cyber networks & systems engineering, cyber security application testing, cyber digital forensics & forensics analysis, cyber software assurance, cyber business operations & support, cyber application development & testing, cyber operational support, cyber IoT planning & testing, cyber policy & requirements & standards.

This position will study the various  Proof of Concepts and identify algorithm and alarming to identify malicious activity  and signs of customer compromise. To correlate and integrate this with other applications, e.g., FLOOD analysis, Threat Fusion Team activities and remediate and integrate with SoC to perform necessary remediation. To identify potential security events and threats which may require use of deep packet inspection. Use of sophisticated analytical thought and judgment to solve complex or unique security problems. Performs ad-hoc analytical processing on a variety of network data feeds, system processed data derivatives (metadata), automated system alerts, open-source information, collaboration with other analysts, and collaboration with outside organizations.

Required Skills:  Scripting languages, SQL/ SPL (Splunk Query language). (Databricks/Hadoop/Splunk) :  Understanding of core Internet protocols (TCP/IP; DNS; SMTP; HTTP)• Understanding of enterprise grade technologies (including operating systems, networking, databases, web applications, cloud, big data, and mobility)• Strong understanding of network security threats including APT, botnets, Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks, worms, and network exploits• Analytical skills for working with large volumes of data including data reduction, aggregation. This includes working in a Big Data environment• Packet analysis using tools such as Wireshark, NetWitness, and/or Niksun• Programming skills in a UNIX processing environment is a plus.  Such as data manipulation techniques using shell (ksh, bash), [g]awk, Python, C, regex, Snort, and MySQL.• Understanding of statistical and aggregation methods to derive meaningful and accurate analysis results is a plus• Excellent written and verbal communications skills• Excellent team work skills for collaboration on analysis techniques, implementation, and reporting • Creative/out-of-the-box thinking and good problem-solving skills.

Desired Skills:    Machine Learning knowledge, Data Science schooling, Data Analysis skills, Understanding of mobile data protocols

Job Contribution: Intermediate level technical professional. Subject matter technical knowledge within a discipline and sound understanding of ATT technologies.

Education: Preferred Bachelors degree in Information Systems, Engineering, Mathematics or Cyber Security or equivalent experience.

Experience: Typically requires 3-5 years experience. Technical Career Pathway (TCP) role.

Supervisory: No.





Job ID 2160209 Date posted 11/29/2021
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