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Sanofi Group Cyber Security Operations Center Analyst (Information Security expert) in Bridgewater, New Jersey

Le contenu du poste est libellé en anglais car il nécessite de nombreuses interactions avec nos filiales à l’international, l'anglais étant la langue de travail.

Into Digital Cyber Security Department, we are looking for a Cyber Security Operations Center (SOC) analyst . The Sanofi SOC is global and responsible to monitor, detect and respond to any possible cyber attack.

The SOC analyst needs to be an expert in cybersecurity. He/She is responsible for developing new detection and response capabilities. The SOC analyst will be a highly competent computer scientist, capable of improving existing processes and technologies and developing brand new strategies and processes. He/She must have expertise in computer forensics across various operating systems, networks and technologies. The SOC analyst must also be knowledgeable and respectful of all relevant legal and compliance requirements. The goal is to ensure that Sanofi has highly competent cybersecurity experts to lead and puzzle out any attacks we might face.

The SOC analyst will ensure that appropriate forensics information is gathered from each incident engagement. Root-cause analysis will be completed to ensure we learn from each incident and improve our detection and protection capabilities. The SOC analyst is the expert who can identify security gaps, missing controls and detection strategies. The Analyst ensures risk reduction by developing rapid response strategies, expanding protection capabilities and improving the time to remediation so that dangerous security situations are quickly and effectively resolved. The candidate should be a mature expert in the field and capable of working autonomously.

PROFILE:

Formal Education and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor's or Master’s Degree in Computer Science (preferably in Information Security) or equivalent work experience.

  • Real-world SOC or forensics experience.

  • Computer Programming skills, especially in Python.

  • 5 years of professional experience in IS/IT, of which 2 years are in IS/IT Security.

  • Security Certifications like CISSP or CEH.

Expertise and Competencies:

  • Significant expertise in common operating systems like Windows, MAC and Linux.

  • Strong understanding of computer networks, firewalls, intrusion prevention technologies, and Antivirus technologies is necessary. Real-world experience working with these technologies is expected.

  • Expertise as a red team penetration tester or a blue team system defender would be preferred.

  • Experience with Security Information Event Management (SIEM) systems and Event Detection and Response (EDR) technology.

  • Basic scripting skills in Python, Powershell and Visual Basic would be expected. More advanced programming skills are not required but would add strongly to the profile.

  • Leadership and strong communication skills.

  • Ability to translate complex technical stories into non-technical language is necessary.

  • Mastery of English is required.

Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.

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