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Information Security Analyst

  • Seville, Spain
  • CIO
  • Added

Description

Here at Appian, our core values of Respect, Work to Impact, Ambition, and Constructive Dissent & Resolution define who we are. In short, this means we constantly seek to understand the best for our customers, we go beyond completion in our work, we strive for excellence with intensity, and we embrace candid communication. These values guide our actions and shape our culture every day.  When you join Appian, you'll be part of a passionate team that's dedicated to accomplishing hard things.

Information Security Analyst- Spain

Description

Here at Appian, we’re passionate about technology. We love making it, and we love using it. Joining Appian CIO will provide you with the opportunity to learn in an environment that values cross-functional collaboration and is committed to personal and professional growth. We want to revolutionize the way people work, and in doing so, we develop the Appian platform to be simple so our customers can thrive. 

The Appian Information Security department continuously evaluates the threat-landscape for Appian operations and service offerings. As an Information Security Analyst on our Security Operations team, you will participate in monitoring and analyzing security alerts, evaluating emerging threats, responding to cyber threats and adhering to industry regulations. 

To be successful in this role, you need:

  • To assist with information security related continuous monitoring activities, including monitoring for continued compliance with internal security controls, policies, regulations, and laws

  • To coordinate with Appian Engineering teams to research potential security issues

  • To collaborate with interdepartmental teams to help detect unique threats and mitigations

  • To support internal and external security reviews, audits, and control evaluations

  • To participate in the incident reporting and investigation processes

  • To help conduct risk analysis and provide recommendations for remediation or mitigation

  • To support information security projects

  • To participate in blue-team activities. And sometimes red-team!

  • To be passionate about staying up to date on current security risks and trends

  • To have excellent written and oral communication skills

  • To have the ability to manage multiple tasks efficiently

Some of the tools and resources we will equip you with include:

  • We’ll immerse you into our community rooted in respect starting on day one. Our community is strong and growing! Our affinity groups are a great place to start connecting with peers from all across the globe.

  • Appian offers a wide variety of growth and development opportunities such as: Appian University which is a full library of over 3,000 LinkedIn Learning, Presentation Skills training, and tuition reimbursement for those seeking to further their education.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to effectively communicate in English both verbally and in writing

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field of study

  • Solid understanding of network fundamentals and internet protocols (TCP/IP networking and network services DNS, DHCP, etc.)

  • Proficiency in at least one scripting language (Python preferred)

  • Proficient in querying large datasets using SQL or other big data query languages such as KQL, Splunk Query Language (SPL), etc

  • Solid understanding of operating systems concepts (Hardening, Log monitoring, and difference betweens Operating Systems)

  • Knowledge of the MITRE ATT&CK Framework, Cyber Kill Chain or other relevant network defense and intelligence frameworks preferred

  • Familiarity with threat intelligence sources, common adversary tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs)

  • Knowledge of cloud-based infrastructures (SaaS, PaaS, IaaS) and layer security responsibilities

  • Knowledge of cloud concepts (AWS), containers, kubernetes, and DevSecOps principles 

  • Bonus: Demonstrated experience identifying and communicating information security concepts and risks to an audience

  • Bonus: Experience with EDR and SIEM platforms

  • Bonus: Relevant information security certifications, such as GCIH, AWS Security, or other SANS certifications.

Preferred Start Date: June to October 2024

About Appian

Before Appian was a company, it was an idea. Not about a product or a market, but about the culture needed to sustain innovation and value. Today, we help businesses build apps and workflows rapidly, with a low-code automation platform. 

Appian was founded on the belief that talented and passionate people, given the power and autonomy to excel, will deliver amazing impact. We have worked thoughtfully to create an inclusive, agile and collaborative work environment where employees feel challenged, and all voices are heard. We value and encourage cross-departmental collaboration, and actively seek opportunities to better ourselves and others. Creating impact to us means that when we deliver results, we’re focused on lasting positive change. 

Join us.

Appian Corporation is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Further, Appian will not discriminate against applicants for inquiring about, discussing or disclosing their pay or, in certain circumstances, the pay of their co‐worker, Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination .   

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email at ReasonableAccommodations@appian.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.

Tools and Resource 

  • Training and Development: During onboarding, we focus on equipping new hires with the skills and knowledge for success through department-specific training. Continuous learning is a central focus at Appian, with dedicated mentorship and the First-Friend program being widely utilized resources for new hires. 
  • Growth Opportunities: Appian provides a diverse array of growth and development opportunities, including our leadership program tailored for new and aspiring managers, a comprehensive library of specialized department training through Appian University, skills based training, and tuition reimbursement for those aiming to advance their education. This commitment ensures that employees have access to a holistic range of development opportunities.
  • Community: We’ll immerse you into our community rooted in respect starting on day one. Appian fosters inclusivity through our 8 employee-led affinity groups . These groups help employees build stronger internal and external networks by planning social, educational, and outreach activities to connect with Appianites and larger initiatives throughout the company.

About Appian

Appian is a software company that automates business processes. The Appian AI-Powered Process Platform includes everything you need to design, automate, and optimize even the most complex processes, from start to finish. The world's most innovative organizations trust Appian to improve their workflows, unify data, and optimize operations—resulting in better growth and superior customer experiences. For more information, visit appian.com . [Nasdaq: APPN]

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Appian Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Further, Appian will not discriminate against applicants for inquiring about, discussing or disclosing their pay or, in certain circumstances, the pay of their co‐worker, Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination . Appian provides reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees in accordance with all applicable laws .

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email at ReasonableAccommodations@appian.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.

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