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New York New Full Time Posted by: NBA Properties, Inc Posted: Wednesday, 16 September 2020
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At the NBA, we're passionate about growing and celebrating the game of basketball. Through the intensity of the game and the amazing athletic skill of our players, we deliver excitement to hundreds of millions of fans around the world.

As a global sports and media business, the NBA is so much more. While Basketball Operations runs the league's on-court activities, other departments manage relationships with television and digital media partners, develop marketing partnerships with some of the world's most recognizable companies, oversee the licensing of NBA merchandise, and handle a wide range of responsibilities that drive the NBA's success.

Position Summary

As a Cybersecurity Engineer, you will be a member of the Cybersecurity Operations team. In this role, you will apply in-depth defense strategies in large and sophisticated environments to rapidly identify threats, prioritize response actions, and develop effective countermeasures for the NBA! You utilize technical expertise to help the organization overcome its most difficult challenges by integrating secure practices through Cybersecurity. The successful candidate will also help to develop and detail operational processes and standard operating procedures.

Major Responsibility

  • Alleviate the time-consuming tasks through Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) platform integration using Python and other Scripting languages
  • Develop custom code to integrate various tools and platforms
  • Contribute to the design/build, test, implementation, and maintenance of integration with other security tools and platforms
  • Collaborate with other IT operations, Threat Intelligence, and Incident Response teams to build automated processes and orchestrations for security applications
  • Facilitate and/or gather inputs and requirements to formulate content to include workflows, reports, dashboards, playbooks, threat intel, incident analysis etc.
  • Develop, maintain, test and solve WAF, policies, and rule sets
  • Supervises systems activities and fine tunes system parameters and configuration to optimize performance and ensure security of systems
  • Ability to set up SIEM alerts, especially based on WAF events correlating them to Back End server logs
  • Receive and analyze alerts from various sources within the enterprise and resolve possible causes of such alerts, correlate incident data to identify specific vulnerabilities and make recommendations that enable expeditious remediation
  • Perform an investigation incident analysis by correlating data and determine if a critical system or data set has been impacted, advise on remediation
  • Conduct incident handling functions of containment, eradication and recovering, close out reports and lessons learned
  • Stay up to date with current vulnerabilities, attacks, and countermeasures
  • Perform other Cyber Operations support/integration duties as assigned

Required Skills/Knowledge

  • 8+ years in IT security with 3+ years of Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) solution engineering/development experience
  • Demonstrate knowledge and experience with automation platforms, data protection concepts and frameworks, logging and monitoring, network and infrastructure security, SIEM, and a variety of enterprise protection toolsets.
  • Experience implementing and developing use cases for automation within enterprise environments
  • Good hands on configuration experience with Web Application Firewalls (WAF - Akamai, Incapsula, Imperva, etc.)
  • 3+ years coding in various languages to include Python, Powershell, and Regular Expressions
  • Solid grasp of REST, JSON, SOAP, ODBC, XML, CSV, other formats and the ability to use existing scripts
  • Experience with engineering/development support
  • Hands-on experience with information security tools such as an enterprise SIEM solution, IDS/IPS, endpoint security solutions, email/web security gateways, and other security detection/mitigation devices
  • Experience with host-based and/or network-based forensics tools and techniques
  • Experience with host and/or network log analysis as applied to incident response/threat hunting
  • Good ability to identify anomalous behavior on endpoint devices and/or network communication
  • Experience in operating system and application security hardening and standard methodologies
  • Strong investigative approach with an attention to detail


  • Bachelor s Degree in Computer Science preferred

We Consider Applicants For All Positions On The Basis Of Merit, Qualifications And Business Needs, And Without Regard To Race, Color, National Origin, Religion, Sex, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Alienage Or Citizenship Status, Ancestry, Marital Status, Creed, Genetic Predisposition Or Carrier Status, Sexual Orientation, Veteran Status, Familial Status, Status As A Victim Of Domestic Violence Or Any Other Status Or Characteristic Protected By Applicable Federal, State, Or Local Law.

New York New, United States of America
NBA Properties, Inc
NBA Properties, Inc
9/16/2020 2:29:47 AM

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