Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: IT - Programming & Database, IT - Software Development
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
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Role Summary:

The Staff Incident Responder will be part of a dynamic, growing team, planning, preparing, hunting for, and responding to cyber incidents stemming from internal and external threat actors. Demonstration of leadership abilities in a large corporate environment as well as a strong comprehension of malware, emerging threats and calculating risk will be critical to success. Finally, this role requires the ability to work with minimal direction from Incident Response and company leadership.

Essential Responsibilities:

In this role Staff Incident Responder, you will:


  • Lead technical aspects of digital security incident detection and response, focusing on very unstructured incidents and high-risk events.
  • Specialize in network-centric analysis (NSM), host-centric analysis (live response, digital forensics), malware analysis, and/or log-centric analysis (SIEM)
  • Perform daily response operations with a schedule that may involve nontraditional working hours - act as escalation points for Information Security Incident Analysts
  • Write signatures, tune systems/tools, and develop scripts and correlation rules
  • Mentor and train Event and Incident Analysts as required




  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline from accredited college or university
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in IT

Eligibility Requirements:



  • Travel less than 20% of the time, as required

Desired Characteristics:

Technical Expertise:



  • Work well with other people and have strong verbal and written communication skills, a sense of diplomacy, and decision-making skills to handle the often fast-paced role of an incident handler
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Detailed understanding of APT, Cyber Crime and other associated tactics
  • Strong track record of understanding and interest in recognized IT and OT security-related standards and technologies, demonstrated through training, job experience and/or industry
  • Knowledge of and/or working on Baker Hughes OT products
  • Professional experience with Cyber Security, Operations Security, Product Security, Industrial Control Systems (ICS), Information Assurance, and Information Technology
  • Experience with host based detection and prevention suites (McAfee EPO, OSSEC, Yara, MIR, CrowdStrike, Tanium, etc.)
  • Experience with host-centric tools for forensic collection and analysis (SleuthKit, Volatility Framework, FTK, Encase, etc.)
  • Experience with Network Forensics and/or Network Security Monitoring (NSM) tools (Snort, Bro-IDS, PCAP, tcpdump, etc.) and analysis techniques (alert, flow / session and PCAP analysis)
  • Experience with malware and reverse engineering (Dynamic and static analysis)
  • Strong IT infrastructure background including familiarity with the following:
  • Networking (TCP / IP, UDP, Routing)
  • Applications (HTTP, SMTP, DNS, FTP, SSH, etc.)
  • Operating systems (Windows, *Nix, and Mac)
  • Cloud technology (SaaS, IaaS, PaaS) and associated digital forensics and incident response techniques
  • CISSP, CISM or related SANs certifications preferred




  • Houston, TX

This is your opportunity to learn more, do more, live the career you have imagined and be part of a truly diverse organization.

Baker Hughes is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Learn more#ZR