Lead Security Analyst



Multiple locations
Posted on Tuesday, June 18, 2024

The Security Operations team is responsible for designing and driving information security initiatives at Tricentis including defining policy, engineering defensive controls, and responding to incidents. We are looking for candidates with a strong technical background who can improvise and adapt to solving technical problems.

As a Lead Security Analyst, you will be a key component of our front-line defense and overall security posture.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Monitoring and reacting to security events
  • Participation in incident response efforts
  • Planning, coordinating, and/or executing security assessments of networks, systems, applications, and cloud platforms
  • Working with system owners and stakeholders to mitigate issues found in security assessments
  • Assist with governance, risk, and compliance initiatives as needed
  • Developing and curating threat intelligence
  • Working with the greater Information Security team to define and implement security policies, procedures, and controls
  • General awareness of developments in information security and help in guiding the company’s response
  • Providing security expertise and advice to other teams within the company
  • Collaborating with other teams to solve business challenges

Ideal Candidate:

  • 5+ years of experience in information security concepts, controls, and technology
  • Extensive experience with server/workstations, computer networks, cloud platforms, their built-in security capabilities and hardening options.
  • Experience with AWS and Azure cloud environments.
  • Experience with Log Management/SIEM tools
  • Experience with EDR, Antivirus, and security tools.

Familiarity with the following security related disciplines with deep experience in several:

  • Vulnerability management
  • Forensic Analysis
  • Application Security
  • Cloud Security Posture Management
  • IAM
  • Penetration Testing
  • Malware analysis
  • Deep technical troubleshooting skills
  • Familiarity with industry or regulatory compliance standards (CIS, NIST, SOC2, etc)
  • Technical degree, certification, and/or 5+ years of experience related to information security
  • Excellent communication skills, and the ability to explain security best practices to a non-technical audience
  • Willingness and aptitude for learning new skills and adapting to new technologies
  • Experience with programming and/or automation software
  • Ethical moral compass

Why Tricentis?

Tricentis is currently investing heavily in our information security efforts so that means investing in YOU. We've allocated a budget for training, certifications, conference attendance, etc. and support participation in industry groups as well as speaking at events.
As you are joining a company in a growth phase, we are interested in developing individuals that show leadership qualities into those that will build and oversee future teams. In addition to significant growth opportunities, you will get to help build our security stack, sourced from best-in-breed solutions and tooling.

Tricentis Core Values:

Knowing what we need to achieve and how to achieve it is important. Tricentis core values define our ways of working and the behaviors we model that create an enjoyable and successful Tricentis life.

  • Demonstrate Self-Awareness: Own your strengths and limitations.
  • Finish What We Start: Do what we say we are going to do.
  • Move Fast: Create momentum and efficiency.
  • Run Towards Change: Challenge the status quo.
  • Serve Our Customers & Communities: Create a positive experience with each interaction.
  • Solve Problems Together: We win or lose as one team.
  • Think Big & Believe: Set extraordinary goals and believe you can achieve them.

Why You’ll Love Working at Tricentis:

  • Market conform salary + success-oriented bonus
  • Supportive and engaged leadership team
  • 401(k) plan, full benefits package available
  • Company paid Disability and Life Insurance
  • Hybrid work environment

Tricentis is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran.