Red Hat Information Security Analyst in Brno, Czech Republic

Job description

Company description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

The Red Hat Information Technology team is looking for an Information Security Analyst to join us in Brno, Czech Republic. In this role, you will serve as part of Red Hat's Information Security team, which is responsible for ensuring confidentiality, integrity, and availability of Red Hat's systems, data, and networks. You'll need to maintain a current knowledge of security vulnerabilities to help you evaluate, recommend, and implement security controls to prevent unauthorized access to company information. We’ll need you to have great communication skills because you will consult with management and other areas of the business, advising them on their projects and on the impact that theft, destruction, alteration, or denial of access has on Red Hat's overall success.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Manage Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) systems which deliver key Red Hat information security services

  • Stay current with information security developments (e.g. vulnerabilities, threat activity, attacker techniques, and countermeasures) and apply these in an enterprise context

  • Automate detection, alerting and handling of potential security incidents

  • Perform information security incident handling and respond to customer inquiries

  • Work to understand and improve Red Hat's security architecture

  • Provide security consulting, awareness, and outreach to all areas of the business

  • Support information security initiatives from creation to delivery

Required skills

  • 2+ years of experience in a technical or operational role with a firm information security focus; or 3+ years in a Linux systems administration or similar technical role

  • Proven history of working in a position of trust

  • Administration of Linux systems and a familiarity with the security maintenance and hardening and management of these systems at scale

  • Ability to work as part of a globally distributed team using multiple communication methods to facilitate collaboration (chat, voice, video, email)

  • Excellent customer service and written and verbal communication skills to convey information effectively and professionally to a wide variety of audiences

  • Passion to work with open source technologies to solve complex and challenging problems

  • Methodical, data-driven approach to security analysis but with the ability to think laterally and creatively to implement security improvements and detect or respond to incidents

  • Programming, scripting, or other automation experience

  • Recognised industry certifications, including Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE), Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA), CISSP, CISA, OSCP, and CCNA

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Job ID 59111

Department Information Technology

Location CZ-Brno

Posting date 10/9/2017

Remote base ..