Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. Security Incident Response Associate in Atlanta, Georgia


Work under close supervision and resolves simple issues pertinent to IT Security. Ensures adherence to IT security policy. May generate information records for purpose of analysis.

Job Details:

Participate in the activities related to the security of the company's systems and Internet site, protecting them from access by hackers who could compromise the company's operations. University (Degree) 1 to 18 Months

  • Perform front line accurate and precise real-time monitoring and analysis correlation of logs/alerts from a multitude of security devices with a focus on the determination of whether said events constitute security incidents.

  • Identify intrusion activity by leveraging alert data from multiple sensors and systems and determine priority for response

  • Serve as a primary contact point for reporting potential security events

  • Document security incidents as identified in the ticketing system

  • Analyze and assess security incidents and escalate to Tier 2

  • Monitor SIEM/queue/emails/phone/other tools for events

  • Analyze simple events and resolve

  • Provide initial assessment on complex events and escalate

  • Complete regular tasks as assigned

  • Support higher tier analysts as requested

We are an EOE F/M/D/V.

Global Payments, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other protected status. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify a representative of the Human Resources Department.

Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required.

Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN) is a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services that delivers innovative solutions driven by customer needs globally. Our technologies, partnerships and employee expertise enable us to provide a broad range of products and services that allow our customers to accept all payment types across a variety of distribution channels in many markets around the world.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with more than 8,500 employees worldwide, Global Payments is a member of the S&P 500 with merchants and partners in 30 countries throughout North America, Europe, the Asia-Pacific region and Brazil.

Why Work for Global Payments? at https://www.globalpaymentsinc.com/en-us/company/careers

  • Corporate citizenship is fundamental to our values

  • Real opportunities to grow professionally

  • Collaborative, friendly work environment

  • Relaxed, casual dress code

  • Competitive benefits