PayPal Security Operations Engineer in Scottsdale, Arizona
Security Operations Engineerin Scottsdaleat PayPal
Date Posted: 1/9/2019
Employee Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Date Posted: 1/9/2019
Job ID: R0041000
Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 254 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.
The Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst is responsible for analyzing Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) and network flow traffic. The SOC Analyst is part of a team responsible for identifying, notifying, and responding to security threats to networks. This position requires knowledge in the following information security disciplines: IDS monitoring, incident detection, information assurance, computer security best practices, system hardening, vulnerability management, antivirus, firewalls, and techniques for analyzing TCP/IP network traffic and event logs.
Performs real-time proactive security monitoring and reporting on various security and threat monitoring systems. Performs the role of primary incident coordinator for all site infrastructure security events, requiring focused response, containment, investigation, and remediation. The Security Incident Response Analyst will be responsible for managing and protecting system, network, application, and data assets of our site infrastructure. We are looking for an individual contributor to complement our existing security threat intelligence and incident response team. This will require a strong commitment to “getting the job done” and an unwavering passion for working on the front-lines of the security field.
Basic understanding of tools and processes used in security incident detection and handling
Experience with troubleshooting and configuring networking devices, application platforms, and database, Linux and windows system administration
Must have solid understanding of TCP/IP networking, web infrastructure applications, and scripting (Perl, Python, etc.)
Propose additional components and techniques that could be used to proactively detect and prevent malicious activity
Recommend configuration changes to improve the performance, usability, and value of threat analysis tools
Must be able to multi-task, work in a fast-paced environment and participate in incident remediation as needed
Manage incident response tracking system and develop reports for internal customers and management as required
Responsible for personal development through enhancement of technical skills and active participation in the team function performance process
Continue to grow a personal support network by developing and building relationships throughout internal organizations
Be a team player and develop effective leadership and teamwork skills
We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.
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