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Senior Security Analyst

General Information

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Travel Amount Required:

Up to 25%

Job Type:

Regular-Full Time


Alpharetta - Georgia - United States, Atlanta - Georgia - United States, Cleburne - Texas - United States, Irvine - California - United States, Irving - Texas - United States, Lowell - Massachusetts - United States, San Francisco - California - United States, Santa Ana - California - United States, Weston - Florida - United States

Description & Qualifications


As a Security Analyst you will be part of the Security Operations Center team working with events and incidents as they come in. You will be a member of the incident management function serving the security operations and incident response teams by managing security incidents and enabling technical incident responders to focus on the investigation. You will be a key member of the incident response team responsible for orchestrating the analysis, containment, and recovery strategy during a response with the support from experienced security professionals. You will be part of our global security operations center that follows a follow-the-sun structure, working to ensure continuous monitoring, detection and response to security events affecting UKG and our customers. You will work closely with our security operations teams in Fort Lauderdale, Lowell, Singapore, and Paris.


• Experience in security incident management and or response including analysis of events, review of suspected malicious activity, identification of indicators of compromise and providing guidance on resolution and remediation activities
• Strong understanding of incident response frameworks and threat landscapes
• Excellent communicator, written and verbal, ability to present to technical and non-technical audiences
• Excellent analytical skills in order to identity incident response tasks and appropriate measures needed to help mitigate those incidents. Must be comfortable in conducting independent research of issues and inquires in order to provide guidance when requested.
• Knowledge of handling various incident categories, timelines for responses and incident handling methodologies
• Knowledge of incident categories, incident responses, and timelines for responses as well as incident response and handling methodologies.
• Knowledge of cyber-attack stages (e.g., reconnaissance, scanning, enumeration, gaining access, escalation of privileges, maintaining access, network exploitation, covering tracks).
• Knowledge of common system and application security threats and vulnerabilities (e.g., buffer overflow, mobile code, cross-site scripting, phishing, covert channel, replay, return-oriented attacks, malicious code).
• Knowledge of operating systems including Windows, Linux and UNIX
• Ability to interpret the information collected by network and operating system tools (e.g. Nslookup, Ping, Traceroute, Firewalls, and SIEMs)
• Ability to function in high stressed situations with professionalism and urgency to address incidents
• Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related discipline
• 3-5 years of relevant work experience

Company Overview

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of Ultimate Software and Kronos, uniting two award-winning, employee-centered cultures. Our employees are an extraordinary group of talented, energetic, and innovative people who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people. UKG has more than 13,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. Ready to be inspired? Learn more at

EEO Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ultimate Kronos Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other legally protected status under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. 

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Disability Accommodation

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