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Information Security Analyst I - Security Operations Center

Job ID 1262066BR Date posted 09/08/2017 Location Mooresville, NC Location Name CSC-Mooresville Address 1000 Lowes Boulevard Employment Type I Regular Employment Type II Full-Time Line of Business Corporate Department 0126 - IT Security Governance

The Information Security Analyst I - SOC position is responsible for detecting and assessing cyber security events and incidents across the Lowe’s environment. The Analyst works among a team of skilled technicians to address complex or difficult problems as needed within a 24x7 Security Operations Center (SOC) environment. The Analyst also is responsible for following processes and procedures as identified by the IRT (Incident Response Team) and the SOC Leadership to ensure the continuous improvement to monitoring, detection and mitigation capabilities.

Essential Responsibilities:

• Monitors security incident and event management (SIEM) and logging environments for security events and alerts to potential (or active) threats, intrusions, and/or compromises

• Assists with triage of service requests from customers and internal teams

• Escalates cyber security events according to Lowe’s Incident Response Plan

• Assists with containment of threats and remediation of environment during or after an incident

• Documents event analysis and writes comprehensive reports of incident investigations

• Collaborate with technical teams to identify, resolve, and mitigate events

Required Minimum Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s Degree in related field and 2 years of experience in Information and Network Security or 4 years of IT experience to include 2 years of Information and Network Security

• Strong technical, analytical, interpersonal, communication and writing skills.

• Strong verbal and written communication skills with ability to work in a team

• Basic understanding of fundamental security and network concepts (Operating systems, intrusion/detection, TCP/IP, ports, etc.)

• Willing to work in a team-oriented 24/7 SOC environment; flexibility to work on a rotating schedule (including occasional shift work)

Preferred Qualifications:

1) “Retail” experience in the Information Technology Industry

2) One or more of the following certifications:

a. CompTIA Security+

b. GIAC Global Information Assurance Certification from SANS Institute

c. Microsoft or Cisco Certifications

3) Previous experience working in a Security Operations Center (SOC) environment

4) Experience with malware analysis Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) is a FORTUNE® 50 home improvement company serving more than 17 million customers a week in the United States, Canada and Mexico. With fiscal year 2016 sales of $65.0 billion, Lowe’s and its related businesses operate or service more than 2,370 home improvement and hardware stores and employ over 290,000 people. Founded in 1946 and based in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe’s supports the communities it serves through programs that focus on K-12 public education and community improvement projects. For more information, visit

Lowe’s is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, genetics or any other category protected under applicable law.

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