ForeScout Technologies, Inc. Information Security Specialist in Tel Aviv, Israel

Information Security Specialist

Information Technology
Tel Aviv, Israel


What We Are Doing:

ForeScout provides solutions for one of the largest needs in the security space. ForeScout is at the forefront of IoT Security. As the world is becoming more and more connected, so is the need for our solutions.

If you are a passionate information security professional, self-motivated with critical thinking and problem-solving skills, join the ForeScout Corporate IT Security division. In this position you will be working with a team of cyber security experts, responding to and acting upon operational security issues and incidents, managing and maintaining a set of product line security technologies.

What You Will Do:

  • Analyze and respond to security alerts from various systems: CounterACT, Firewall (FW), Anti-virus/malware (A-V/M), Intrusion Detection/Prevention (IDS/IPS), WAF, Anti-Spam, endpoints and other security threat data sources.

  • Build and work with SIEM/SOC systems to investigate and analyze security information, respond to incidents & alerts and remediate threats.

  • Configure, manage, and upgrade a wide variety of security products/appliances.

  • Resolve problems independently and understand escalation procedures.

  • Provide technical support within managed security services.

  • Document actions in assigned cases to effectively communicate information.

  • Adhere to policies, procedures, and security practices.

What You Bring to ForeScout:

  • 3-5 years of proven experience in the Information Security field

  • Experience in analyzing security events and handling incident response tasks

  • Knowledge and hands-on experience of Linux systems

  • Hands on experience deploying and maintaining OS security including: hardening, configuration management, patching, auditing (Linux, Windows, Network)

  • Experience with one or more of the following security products: Splunk, Rapid7, Antimalware, Wireshark, Nmap, Palo Alto, Juniper, Sophos Endpoint Encryption.

  • Familiarity with cloud security (AWS, Azure, GCP ) - Advantage

  • Strong written/verbal communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills

  • BS/BA degree in a relevant field – Advantage

  • Security related certification (CISSP, CISM, CISA, etc.) – Advantage

What ForeScout Offers You:

Strong product, good leadership, great culture, good people, diverse, great benefits, great compensation. If you have good work ethic, are visible, lean in, you will be recognized. We are in growth mode and there are tons of opportunity. A positive attitude and being flexible to change goes a long way here at ForeScout!

  • Competitive compensation and Benefits

  • Collaborative and innovative environment – make an impact on worldwide security while working on the hottest technology.

  • We work hard…and we PLAY hard!