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ABOUT THE POSITION

WHO WE ARE

Headquartered in New York City, Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. is a leading developer, publisher, and marketer of interactive entertainment for consumers around the globe. The Company develops and publishes products principally through Rockstar Games, 2K, Private Division, and Zynga. Our products are currently designed for console gaming systems, PC, and Mobile, including smartphones and tablets, and are delivered through physical retail, digital download, online platforms, and cloud streaming services. The Company’s common stock is publicly traded on NASDAQ under the symbol TTWO.

While our offices (physical and virtual) are casual and inviting, we are deeply committed to our core tenets of creativity, innovation and efficiency, and individual and team development opportunities. Our industry and business are continually evolving and fast-paced, providing numerous opportunities to learn and hone your skills. We work hard, but we also like to have fun, and believe that we provide a great place to come to work each day to pursue your passions.

THE CHALLENGE

Take-Two Interactive is looking for SOC Analyst to join our Las Vegas SOC team. In this role, you will play a crucial role in monitoring and responding to incidents in our various environments. The analyst will proactively hunt for threats, always with an eye towards improving alert quality, and automating response as applicable. This will also involve coordinating with various studio stakeholders across the organization. The analyst is expected to provide feedback and participate in the continuous improvement of the SOC.

WHAT YOU’LL TAKE ON

  • Perform security monitoring and incident response of cyber security events as part of a highly available Security Operation Center (SOC). 

  • Provide analysis and trending of security log data from numerous heterogeneous security devices. 

  • Detect incidents through proactive “hunting” analysis of security-relevant data sets. 

  • Develop and follow detailed operational processes and procedures to appropriately analyze, escalate and assist in the remediation of information security-related incidents. 

  • Prioritize multiple tasks, in a fast-paced environment, to formulate and communicate responses/recommendations to partner Labels and team members

  • Apply technical acumen and analytical capabilities to speed and enhance response.  

  • Investigate host and network forensics, network traffic, malware analysis, and other related tasks required during security incident response workflows. 

WHAT YOU BRING

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent demonstrated experience and knowledge 

  • 1-3 years' experience as a Security Analyst, Network Administrator or equivalent knowledge 

  • Direct experience in Security Operations Center work with Network Event, Threat and/or Intel Analysis 

  • Knowledge of various security methodologies and processes, technical security solutions (firewall and intrusion detection systems) and Internet protocols and applications

  • Ability to analyze endpoint, network, and application logs 

  • Sound problem resolution, judgment, negotiating, and decision-making skills 

  • Strong work ethic and commitment to accomplish assigned tasks 

GREAT TO HAVE

  • Splunk knowledge highly desirable 

  • Scripting experience in Python or PowerShell a huge plus

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent demonstrated experience and knowledge

  • GCIA, GCIH, GMON or other related certifications preferred

WHAT WE OFFER YOU

  • Great Company Culture. Ranked as one of the most creative and innovative places to work, creativity, innovation, efficiency, diversity and philanthropy are among the core tenets of our organization and are integral drivers of our continued success.

  • Growth: As a global entertainment company, we pride ourselves on creating environments where employees are encouraged to be themselves, inquisitive, collaborative and to grow within and around the company.

  • Work Hard, Play Hard. Our employees bond, blow-off steam, and flex some creative muscles – through corporate boot camp classes, company parties, game release events, monthly socials, and team challenges.

  • Benefits. Medical (HSA & FSA), dental, vision, 401(k) with company match, employee stock purchase plan, commuter benefits, in-house wellness program, broad learning & development opportunities, a charitable giving platform with company match and more!

  • Perks. Fitness allowance, employee discount programs, free games & events, stocked pantries and the ability to earn up to $500+ per year for taking care of yourself and more!

Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (“T2”) is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, which means we are committed to creating and celebrating diverse thoughts, cultures, and backgrounds throughout our organization. Employment at T2 is based on substantive ability, objective qualifications, and work ethic – not an individual’s race, creed, color, religion, sex or gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin or ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, status as a victim of domestic violence or sex offenses, reproductive health decision, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.