Senior SOC Analyst - Remote option available

What We'll Bring:
This role is a senior member of the TransUnion Global Threat Operations Center, which includes SOC analysts and incident handlers as well as folks responsible for red teaming, intelligence analysis, and technical threat researchers. This role will focus on proactive monitoring and alert enhancements when not leading SOC response efforts to complex attacks against TransUnion.
The position is located in Chicago with a flexible schedule including the ability to work from home 1-2 days per week. This is a growing team and this position will have a significant role in shaping it. While not a management position, other analysts will follow your lead operationally.

What You'll Bring:

  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years of Incident Response experience (identifying, investigating and responding to complex attacks)
  • Strong host forensics analysis skills
  • Experience with investigative technologies such as SIEM, packet capture analysis and

    memory analysis tools
  • Strong understanding of threat landscape in terms of the tools, tactics, and techniques of

    threats employing both commodity and custom malware
  • Understanding of networking and security fundamentals and administration of Windows,

    Unix/Linux, and Macintosh
  • Intermediate Python skills a plus
  • Reverse engineering skills a plus


Impact You'll Make:

  • Technical lead for SOC monitoring and response efforts leveraging threat intelligence, forensics and automation capabilities
  • Mentor and share expertise with junior SOC staff
  • Design and build custom tools for investigations and research capabilities
  • Assist in the design, evaluation, and implementation of new security technologies
  • Participation in SOC emergency on call rotation escalated up from 24 x 7 SOC monitoring


This job can be based anywhere in the US

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, veteran status, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.

TransUnion's Internal Job Title:
Consultant, Information Security


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