Security Analyst

New York, NY

Responsibilities

 

  • Set up security measures (including audit logs and SIEM technology) that help detect and/or prevent security breaches, as well as analyze any breaches that do occur.
  • Recommend new security tools to management and report and provide guidance and expertise in their implementation.
  • Design and maintain agency security awareness program.
  • Recommend a course of action to mitigate risk and ensure that appropriate security standards are established and published. Contribute to the achievements of Information Security objectives.
  • Understanding of all physical and technical security controls.
  • Analyze existing security systems and make recommendations for security changes or improvements to the current situation; evaluate trends; and anticipate requirements.
  • Maintain technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing publications.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. Participate on complex, comprehensive or large projects and initiatives.
  • Knowledge of vulnerability management solutions, risk assessments and compliance management.
  • Understanding of two-factor authentication.
  • Keep up to date on current security trends and vulnerabilities.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

 

Requirements

 

  • Minimum of two (2) years working in cybersecurity.
  • Strong technical knowledge and understanding of security concepts (Application, Web and Network security, Identity and Access Management, Security protocols, Cryptography, etc.).
  • General knowledge of networking, networking certifications a plus.
  • Excellent foundation in overall security standards, and security policy creation.
  • Understanding of firewalls with a very good understanding of the architecture behind secure networks, DMZ’s, NAT’s, rule placement, VPN setup, and system maintenance.
  • Good analytic and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work under close supervision, as well as unsupervised.
  • Must have the ability to lift a minimum of 25lbs, sit or stand for long periods of time throughout the work day.
  • Three (3) to Five (5) years of increasingly responsible experience performing advance help desk/ operations functions.

 

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion

Date Posted 7/9/2019
Salary OPEN






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