CyberSecurity Analyst

Website PerkinElmer

The CyberSecurity Analyst will assume first-line responsibility for handling security incidents, and play an active role in enhancing BioLegend’s security systems. The Cybersecurity Analyst is responsible for continuously developing and improving security algorithms and workflows by identifying and remediating the root causes of security incidents and for providing subject matter expertise to other departments.

Essential Functions

Level-up security at BioLegend. We’re a small team and your impact will be immense.
Respond to security incidents by identifying, isolating, remediating, and performing root cause analysis.
Investigate security incidents and find novel patterns to improve and develop automated detections and responses.
Establish, implement, and analyze metrics to evaluate the quality of detections and to improve them over time.
Develop and enhance data analytics pipelines to improve the efficiency of CyberSecurity investigations.
Collaborate with other departments and partner teams cross-company in achieving our objectives.
Write clear and concise documentation on tooling, processes, run-books, guidelines etc.
Evaluate and provide feedback for improving security analytics and playbooks.
Contribute to the development of automated security response mechanisms.
Prioritize and assist IT Operations in the remediation of security vulnerabilities.

iACT Competencies

innovate – Be better, keep improving, be more efficient, creative, and be in the forefront of development
Aspire – Have desire, purpose, and ambition challenging ourselves to push the limits and reach new heights
Collaborate – Foster teamwork, common goals, selflessness, communication and mutual support
Transform – Adapt, learn, re-invent and change for future development and growth

Proficient at detecting and responding to threats and managing the incident response process.
Experience with metrics, processes, and common threats, such as Phishing, malware, and DDoS without sponsorship.
Experience with monitoring, analyzing and filtering infrastructure security logs.
Demonstrated ability to interpret and respond to alarms generated by commercially available security tools.
Ability to identify effectively analyze and escalate issues that cannot be resolved immediately.
Analyze malware in order to determine its impact on our environment.
Keep up with developments in emerging threats and potential attacks on our infrastructure and develop risk mitigation strategies for minimizing the potential impact.
Analyze security products, patches, issues, and mandates needed to continually improve the security of our IT infrastructure.
A self-starter with an ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
The ability to engage appropriate business and technical resources for successful and timely implementation of projects.
Good team player who is willing to work outside of assigned duties.
Experienced in working independently in complex and ambiguous environments and situations.

Basic Qualifications:

Associates Degree or Military training program in Cyber Security.
3+ years’ experience in a role directly responsible for incident response and analysis.


Preferred Qualifications:
Proficiency with one of more of KQL (kustos query language), Python, or PowerShell.
2+ years’ experience working with SIEM (security information and event management) and/or SOAR (security orchestration, automation and response).
Good understanding of networking including TCP/IP, VLANs, DHCP, and DNS.
Good understanding of email security threats including phishing and business email compromise schemes.
Good understanding of Microsoft Active Directory, Linux and database technologies.
Good understanding of encryption, multifactor authentication, crypto, and security certificates.
Experience with Azure or AWS security products and concepts.
Experience and familiarity with NIST or ISO27001 security standards.

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2. Select “job board->NSBE” as the source to how you found this opportunity


Condition of Employment

Concerns regarding COVID-19 continue as positive cases are experienced in the communities in which we operate. Please be aware that, as a condition of employment, BioLegend requires proof of COVID vaccination for all U.S.-based employees (subject to limited exceptions) beginning November 1, 2021.

Work Environment & Physical Demands


While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works in an office setting. Regular exposure to a laboratory and warehouse environment are expected.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands and fingers to handle, feel, or operate objects, tools or controls, and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to stand, talk and hear.

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