Security Analyst

Location: Wood Dale, Illinois
Posted On: 10/4/2017
Job Code: 1700720
Job Description
1700720 Systems Engineer - Security Analyst

Position Overview:
The Security Analyst will work directly with all business units in support of maintaining and identifying opportunities to improve the information security posture of both the client and its customers. The Security Analyst will be an active participant in the daily execution of information security related compliance controls including monitoring, scanning, analysis, reporting, validation, and evidence archival. Where appropriate, the Security Analyst will serve the client and its customers in a consultative role as a corporate information security subject matter expert (SME).

• Develop security metrics and dashboards for presentation to Executive team members
• Researches/investigates emerging business application security topics, threats, capabilities, and solution options to create/update policy and governance, technology strategies, solution architecture, and vulnerability assessments
• Analyzes, designs, and facilitates capabilities, solutions, or preventative/remediation controls to protect proprietary/confidential data and systems in accordance with industry standards and governance/compliance requirements
• Assist in creating and maintaining information security policies, including technical and administrative policies.

• 3-5 years of experience
• Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
• Completion of at least 1 security related certification preferred (e.g. CISA, CIA, CFE, CISM, SSCP, CEH, CIPP, GIAC)
• A thorough understanding of network and system based attack vectors
• Solid understanding of information security related concerns in the deployment of firewalls, switches, routers, DNS, IDS/IPS, cloud infrastructure, and log management
• Working knowledge of various compliance regulations and IT/security frameworks/standards (e.g. PCI DSS, HIPAA, FedRAMP, FFIEC, FINRA, ISO20000, ISO27000, ITILv3, NIST, SAS70)
• Knowledge of the Managed Services Provider industry is a plus
• Specialized computer knowledge
• Travel: less than 20%
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
IDS, DNS, Info security, security analyst, security or auditing certification, routers, firewalls

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Matthew Larocca