Sr. Security Analyst-IT

  • Adobe
  • Lehi, UT, USA
  • Jan 28, 2021
Full time

Job Description

Our Company

Changing the world through digital experiences is what Adobe’s all about. We give everyone—from emerging artists to global brands—everything they need to design and deliver exceptional digital experiences! We’re passionate about empowering people to create beautiful and powerful images, videos, and apps, and transform how companies interact with customers across every screen. 

We’re on a mission to hire the very best and are committed to creating exceptional employee experiences where everyone is respected and has access to equal opportunity. We realize that new ideas can come from everywhere in the organization, and we know the next big idea could be yours!


The Challenge:

As Sr. Security Analysts at Adobe, we analyze and review reports, logs, and various sources of informative data relating to security events. The analyst must be knowledgeable of current security issues and compliance-related information and possess the ability to respond to security issues as needed.

The analyst uses, implements, reviews, or evaluates systems to identify threat actors in their attempts at infiltrating user, customer, or corporate information or jeopardizing product infrastructure. The analyst researches and response to attempted or successful efforts to compromise systems and protocols. The analyst performs and validates vulnerability assessment scans and works with internal teams to resolve potential risks and vulnerabilities. The analyst partners with teams to remediate identified risks and provides reports to management and customers on the impact of breaches or risks to confidentiality, integrity, availability, or disruption to the delivery of services.

What You Will Do:

  • Vulnerability management monitoring, review, and follow-up.
  • Supervise current and trending remediation efforts
  • Report to customers on the security status of the environment including, trend analysis, remediation efforts, and newly discovered vulnerabilities.
  • Frequently document and communicate product security risks, collaborating with internal and external partners.
  • Serve as a technical specialist for analyzing and identifying security vulnerabilities in web applications, operating systems, and networks
  • Review security events that are populated in a Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) system to develop accurate remediation actions.
  • Review, respond and build alerts.
  • Independently follow procedures to contain, analyze, and eradicate malicious activity.
  • Conduct proactive threat research using real-world security data and systems automation.

Required Job Qualifications:

  • A college degree or equivalent experience in cybersecurity. 
  • Verbal communications skills and concise written communication skills
  • Business savvy and an eye for detail with timely execution
  • Able to deal with high priority, time-sensitive issues.
  • Ability to multitask and switch between multiple high priority projects
  • Organization and multi-tasking skills
  • A solid grasp and experience assessing vulnerabilities and identifying weaknesses in various operating systems, platforms, databases, servers, etc…
  • Understanding of the current threat and vulnerability landscape
  • Experience with and understanding of database systems, web servers, application servers, firewalls, routers, load balancers, switches, etc…
  • Understanding of Application Security and the OWASP top 10 principles
  • Experience with enterprise endpoint detection tools
  • Dependability: Meet commitments, work independently, accept accountability, be adaptable to change, set personal standards.
  • Ability to effectively report trends regular reporting
  • An understanding of industry-standard methodologies in application & operations security.
  • Knowledge of emerging threats, mitigations, and industry trends.
  • Solid grasp of Windows and Linux operating systems


  • Demonstrated ability in testing proof of concept exploits to identify potential vulnerabilities
  • Proficient in scripting(any): Python, Ruby, Pearl, PowerShell
  • Certifications (any): CEH, GCIH, Security+, CCNA Cyber Ops, GWAPT, GPEN, OSCP, OSWE
  • Solid grasp of public cloud infrastructure and architecture (AWS, Azure, GCP) and associated security concepts and challenges.

At Adobe, you will be immersed in an exceptional work environment that is recognized throughout the world on Best Companies lists! You will also be surrounded by colleagues who are committed to helping each other grow through our outstanding Check-In approach where ongoing feedback flows freely.

If you're looking to make an impact, Adobe's the place for you. Discover what our employees are saying about their career experiences on the Adobe Life blog and explore the significant benefits we offer.

Adobe is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace regardless of race, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform critical job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.