Dell Consultant, IT Security in Bedford, Massachusetts

Job Description:


The IT Security Consultant is the team lead responsible for analyzing and investigating information security events, ensuring a consistent and coordinated response to ongoing security threats, and proactively maturing RSA’s threat detection and incident response processes. They will conduct and oversee technical analysis of incidents and act as the incident coordinator to respond to threats to the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of intellectual property, customer information or employee's personal identifiable information. This role will also conduct focused operations on raw data streams to identify anomalous behavior and review intelligence feeds for suspicious indicators that may need to be implemented across the security controls.


  • Develop and maintain incident response processes and procedures to support a unified response capability

  • Lead technical analysis of computer security incidents as it relates to malware, intrusion attempts, and system level log analysis

  • Coordinate incident response with the appropriate business functions

  • Provide security control enhancement recommendations based on security incident data and identified threat landscape

  • Identify additional areas for monitoring and logging to enhance visibility

  • Provide situational awareness on the current threat landscape and the techniques, tactics and procedures associated with specific threats

  • Perform analysis on data streams and review structured reports to identify anomalies

  • Develop correlation rules, reports, and other content for implementation into deployed technologies

  • Build security utilities and tools for internal use by themselves or team to enhance efficiencies

  • Identify and recommend process improvements


  • Experience working in an incident response team

  • Deep technical understanding of web technologies, networking protocols, Microsoft Windows and Linux/Unix platforms and tools

  • Technical experience and familiarity with various types and techniques of cyber-attacks

  • Hands-on experience in building automated tools in Python, Ruby, PowerShell, Bash, Batch, C, or C++ Ability to think analytically and solve technical and business problems

  • Ability to analyze and distill relevant findings and determine root cause

  • Ability to conduct investigations on suspected compromised systems

  • Ability to work in a high-pressure environment

  • Ability to work independently

EMC Values:

When you choose our company, you join a diverse world of innovative thought leaders. At our core is a commitment to workplace diversity, the sustainability of our planet, and community corporate involvement. We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities-all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics, or citizenship status (when otherwise legally authorized to work) and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We encourage applicants of all ages.

Critical Hiring Criteria:

Functional Area(s):

Information Technology



Business Unit:



US - Massachusetts - Bedford