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Information Security Analyst 4



Marlborough, MA, USA
Posted on Friday, May 26, 2023


  • Manage security event investigations, partnering with other departments as needed.
  • Stay up to date with relevant vulnerabilities, threat actors, indicators of compromise (IOCs) tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs), and trends, identifying actionable areas of interest and threats
  • Work with Crisis Management to enable crisis procedures and execute when necessary
  • Provide intel-driven insights into existing and emerging threats, use insights to search Hologic enterprise for activity that is anomalous and/or malicious
  • Work with Security Engineering to baseline user behaviors and events as well as build out new detections and response workflows
  • Provide triage support for incident response and investigation efforts as part of Hologic's Threat Detection and Response team and other internal teams
  • Recommend and build countermeasures based on threat analysis, intelligence, and forecasting
  • Develop, implement, and maintain security incident playbooks/runbooks
  • Routinely test and/or improve operational effectiveness through purple team exercises
  • Prepare and present analysis with findings and recommendations in the form of briefings, reports, and dashboards to managers, various team leads, and senior leadership as required
  • This position is part of a 24x7x365 operation and may require shift and/or on-call work including weekends.


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 5+ years in Information Security
  • 5+ years in incident response or threat detection required
  • Strong knowledge of incident response principles and processes
  • Experience with EDR analysis and rule creation
  • Expert experience with Splunk, reports and data correlation; Bonus for in-depth knowledge of Splunk's underpinnings
  • Experience with dissecting attacker methodologies and techniques and/or EDR (Endpoint Detection & Response) tooling
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • A learning mindset and excitement for learning innovative technologies or security areas
  • Bonus points for:
    • Previous experience in cloud-native or tech environments
    • Network or Linux knowledge
    • Programming/Scripting experience
    • Security certifications such as GCTI, GCIH, GCIA, GPEN, etc.

So why join Hologic?

We are committed to making Hologic the company where top talent comes to grow. For you to succeed, we want to enable you with the tools and knowledge required and so we provide comprehensive training when you join as well as continued development and training throughout your career.

Join us in our Innovation Center in Newark, DE, as a Senior Electrical Engineer in a role that will directly impact the lives of thousands and indirectly affect the lives of millions. Unleash your true potential and create your own success in a company that is as driven for excellence and growth as you are.

The annualized base salary range for this role is $103,500 to $161,800 and is bonus eligible. Final compensation packages will ultimately depend on factors including relevant experience, skillset, knowledge, geography, education, business needs and market demand.

Agency and Third-Party Recruiter Notice: Agencies that submit a resume to Hologic must have a current executed Hologic Agency Agreement executed by a member of the Human Resource Department. In addition, Agencies may only submit candidates to positions for which they have been invited to do so by a Hologic Recruiter. All resumes must be sent to the Hologic Recruiter under these terms or they will not be considered.

Hologic, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer inclusive of disability and veterans.