Lead Cyber Security Analyst

Date: Nov 26, 2023

Location: Mason, MI, US

Company: Dart Container

In this role, you'll work a hybrid schedule of 3 days on site at our corporate offices in Mason, Michigan, and up to 2 days remote.


Dart Container is on the search for a Lead Cyber Security Analyst! In this role you will establish the strategy and prioritize development, monitoring and analysis of the defensive cyber security platform. 


Day-to-Day Role:

  • Lead strategic planning to achieve business goals by identifying and prioritizing development of the defensive cyber platform 

  • Coordinate the technical activities of an IT security analysis team 

  • Oversee the process used to document information security, incidents, responses, plans, methods, and procedures; monitor and audit security documentation and logs 

  • Coordinate investigations of possible security violations and the completion of investigation reports 

  • Develop and build tactical response to emerging cyber threats  

  • Structure an aggressive and innovative cyber platform; utilizing visionary and trendsetting concepts 

  • Create, evaluate, and approve plans for the implementation of new technology deployments and system integration testing 

  • Identify technology trends and evolving social behavior that may support or impede the success of the business 

  • Perform computer security incident triage to include determining scope, urgency, and potential impact; identify the specific vulnerability and make recommendations to enable expeditious remediation 

  • Oversee and maintain system consistency through regular audits 

  • Responsible for coaching and teaching a team of security analysts about traditional and unconventional ways to detect and analyze potential intrusions and other security incidents 

  • Automation of tasks in the cyber platform, such as alerts, tickets, and artifact ingestion 

  • Participate in training and professional development sessions  


Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in Computer Science with eight (8) years of IT Security Analyst experience. An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered. 

  • Experience managing, maintaining, and configuring a SIEM 

  • Experience configuring alerts and automation inside a SIEM 

  • Experience in a SOC 

  • Development experience in Elasticsearch  

  • Excellent verbal and written skills necessary in order to communicate intricate job-related processes to technical and non-technical audiences 

  • Highly self-motivated and directed 

  • Superior analytical, evaluative, and problem-solving skills 

  • Ability to motivate in a team-oriented, collaborative environment 

  • Demonstrated ability to mentor less experienced team members  

  • Ability to travel up to 20% domestically and internationally

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a valid driver’s license and passport


Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Competence with Bash or Python
  • Competence with Linux, RedHat/CentOS preferred 

  • Certification in one of the following preferred:  CISSP, CISA, GIAC, CEH, or comparable certification 

  • Experience working in a Scrum/Agile environment a plus, preferably as Product Owner 


Overview: Dart makes everyday products that give people the freedom to enjoy the food & drinks they love, wherever they are. From to-go containers and dinnerware to tamper-evident food packaging and even the red Solo cup, Dart products have been keeping people on the go and having fun for more than 50 years. Dart is a family-owned, family-focused company of 13,000 employees united by a shared set of values. Headquartered in Mason, MI, Dart has 30 locations in four countries.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.

Dart Container is a drug-free workplace.  Candidates are subject to a drug test (excluding THC*/marijuana/cannabis) and background check at the time of offer.

*THC testing ONLY when such testing is required by law.

Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (800) 545-3278 Ext 3370 or email us at ADArequests@dart.biz. Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.

If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call (800) 545-3278 Ext 3390 or email us at applicationassistance@dart.biz for assistance.

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