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 the Red Hat's Global Information Risk and Security team that is responsible for ensuring confidentiality, integrity, and availability of Red Hat's systems, data, and networks. You'll maintain a current knowledge of the information security industry to help you evaluate, recommend, and implement security controls to prevent and detect information security incidents. As an Information Security Analyst, you will consult with management and other areas of the business to advise them on their projects and on the impact that theft, destruction, alteration, or denial of access to information assets has on Red Hat's overall success.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Stay current with information security developments, like vulnerabilities, threat activity, attacker techniques, and countermeasures, and apply these in an enterprise context

  • Implement automated detection and alerting for potential security events

  • Handle information security incidents and respond to customer inquiries

  • 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 like systems, network, or security administration, security analysis, or DevOps

  • Extensive experience in administration or operation of Linux system; familiarity with the security features, maintenance, and hardening of these platforms

  • Ability to work effectively as part of a global team through multiple communication methods to facilitate collaboration

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

  • Methodical and data-based approach to security analysis with the ability to think creatively to implement pragmatic security improvements and detect and respond to incidents

  • Comfortable using a scripting language like Python or Bash to automate solutions

Red Hat is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. We review applications for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, uniformed services, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Job ID 57925

Department Information Technology

Location CZ-Brno

Posting date 6/5/2017

Remote base ..