Incident Response Lead

Requisition Number:  3732
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co

Cranberry Township, PA, US, 16066

Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports Westinghouse’s mission to provide clean energy solutions? At Westinghouse, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.


The Incident Response Lead provides expertise in the identification, investigation, and resolution of security breaches detected by security and IT solutions. Drives and coordinates all incident response team activity acting as an investigator and communications lead for the incident response program.  This individual will be responsible to: Assist manager with the planning, coordination, development and administration of incident response program and projects.  Able to handle the day-to-day tasks and participate in afterhours on-call rotation. Will act as expert knowledge resource of specific discipline in coordination with IT, Legal, Data Privacy, and HR representatives.  This is a US ONLY Remote Role.


Your Day To Day:

  • Coordinate and lead investigations and response activities with IR analysts and teams such as HR, Legal, Data Privacy, and IT.
  • Prioritize and organize the work of staffing ensuring day to day operations of the Incident Response program.
  • Maintain case or incident management queues used by incident response team.
  • Provide on-call support for security incidents
  • Participate in the creation and maintenance of enterprise security documents (policies, standards, baselines, guidelines and procedures) under the direction of the IT Security Manager, where appropriate.
  • Provide project management support to Incident Response program initiatives
  • Participate in investigations into problematic activity.
  • Maintain up-to-date detailed knowledge of the IT security industry including awareness of new or revised security solutions, improved security processes and the development of new attacks and threat vectors.
  • Recommend additional security solutions or enhancements to existing security solutions to improve overall enterprise security.


Who You Are:

  • Bachelor's degree in IT, related technical discipline, or equivalent preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of IT work experience and a minimum of 4 years of relevant technical experience.
  • Certifications related to specific in technical area of competency preferred. (For example, CCNP, MCSA, MCSD, CISSP, GSEC, GCIH, etc.)

Why Westinghouse?

Westinghouse Electric Company is the global nuclear energy industry’s first choice for safe, clean, and efficient energy solutions. We enable our delivery of this vision by living our value system:

  • Safety and Quality
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Customer Focus and Innovation
  • Speed and Passion to Win
  • Teamwork and Accountability

Westinghouse offers competitive benefits to all our employees around the globe to keep them healthy and enhance their well-being.  In the U.S. the following are representative of what we offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Health, Wellness and Income Protection Benefits
  • 401(k) Savings Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Vacations and Holidays
  • Opportunities for Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Educational Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Referral Program

While our Global Headquarters are located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting http://www.westinghousenuclear.com.

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