Security Analyst II

Protego Trust

About Protego Trust
Protego Trust Bank, NA (in organization)
At Protego Trust Company, our mission is to build a bridge to the digital future of financial services in order to improve economic outcomes for people worldwide. Unburdened by legacy infrastructure, we combine the world's most powerful financial charter with proven and emerging technologies to create a new piece of the global financial infrastructure. Upon this foundation, we offer a suite of vertically integrated services to facilitate growth and reduce costs and risk for institutional clients within a vertically integrated and appropriately regulated financial institution. 

Corporate Values Trust. It is the foundation of all we do.

Professionalism. Everyone in the organization - from the top to the newest hire - behaves professionally at all times. This means we: set and meet expectations, effectively listen and communicate, prioritize company over personal objectives, and are respectful, accountable, and reliable.

Client Success. We focus on our clients' success, because if we don't, our competitors will. We deliver first class service in a first-class way and strive to exceed expectations.

Teamwork. Positivity, authenticity, respect and collaboration focus individual accomplishments toward our organizational objectives, allowing us to achieve the extraordinary.

Ethical Ambition. We strive to obtain exceptional performance, growth and achievement for our clients, our company and ourselves while upholding the highest ethical standards.

Diversity. Of thought, of experience, of perspective. Collectively these make us a stronger team and help us avoid our individual blind spots.

Integrity. We do what is right, even if it is hard. Especially if it is hard.

The Opportunity at Protego Trust Bank, NA (in organization)
Security Analysts are engaged in the active monitoring and response to threats, threat actors, along with pushing the boundary of detection and operational tooling to enable active monitoring. The Security Analyst II role is a mid-level role in security operations (SecOps) that combines many different disciplines from incident response to working with security tooling. This role is crucial to how security operations functions within the organization, engaging with security tools and doing in depth analysis on incidents. A diverse background, critical thinking, quick learning, deep exposure to IT and security technologies, all contribute to being successful in SecOps.


  • Incident Response
  • Provide security event monitoring through analysis and response to alerts
  • Prioritize alerts based on severity, impact and risk to operations
  • Perform Incident Response tasks based on framework and process steps
  • Document and manage incident cases
  • Escalation point for on-duty SOC analysts
  • Conduct forensic analysis
  • Follow SOPs
  • Detection
  • Trending and analysis of security and operational tooling log data
  • Review and optimization of log search queries
  • Conduct gap analysis of detection methods, placement, and depth of coverage
  • Deep familiarity with SIEM architecture, SIEM operations and ecosystem
  • Log Analysis
  • Review of raw logs to develop trending and analysis related to operational searches
  • Contribute to development of baseline and deviation KPIs
  • Contribute to security tooling detection rule optimization
  • Security Tool Operations
  • Validate that security tooling is operational and detection rules, policies, etc. are functioning as intended
  • Promote a culture of security across the organization
  • Be able to wear many hats, performing critical required duties as necessary, especially as the team is being developed
  • Occasional travel to other Protego, customer, and vendor offices

What you bring to Protego:

  • 3 to 5 years of experience of Information Technology experience in networking, operations, security, or other technical discipline
  • 1 to 3 years of experience working in a regulated organization
  • 3 to 5 years of experience as a SOC or security operations analyst
  • Experience with security tooling and techniques
  • Experience with security processes and procedures
  • Critical thinking and ability to think through problems
  • Ability to work on-site, remotely or at data centers as needed
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to deal with fast pace and high stress
  • Ability to support shift work
  • Ability to be on-call

Preferred Experience, Skills and Knowledge

  • Degree in information security or information technology or formal practical training in Security Operations
  • Security+, CISSP or similar security certifications
  • Technology specific certifications
  • Experience with SIEM, SOAR, and other security technologies
  • Experience with host and/or network forensic analysis
  • Passion for security, information technology and staying current
  • Curiosity and the belief that there is always a better way
Featured benefits
Medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, 401(k), and disability insurance


Protego Trust Bank, NA promotes diversity of thought, culture, background and experience. Protego is an equal opportunity employer, and employment at Protego is based solely on a personโ€™s merit and qualifications directly related to professional competence. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law.

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