Information Security Specialist

  • location: Mather, CA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $30 - $45 per hour
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job description

Information Security Specialist

job summary:
Our client is looking for an Information Security Specialist for a 12+ month project in Rancho Cordova, CA.

With minimal supervision, maintain security of networks and systems through different technology measures. Engage in current and future security planning and efforts.

Essential Functions

Mitigate security issues/risks related to the security of the network and systems

Develop processes and procedures for implementation throughout the organization to create the most technologically secure environment and minimize occurrence of security risks

Create definitions surrounding security at CLIENT Global, including but not limited to access privileges

Contribute to information security design and planning, accounting for current and proposed legislation, industry standards, and other foreseeable factors

Install, design, and implement technology for security preservation

Monitor, analyze/evaluate security and provide recommendations/solutions as applicable

Recognize issues for network or systems to ultimately facilitate quickest, most efficient resolution and generate incidence report(s)Install, implement and possibly create technology for security of systems, networks, and/or data

Determine weaknesses within the security of the organization to thwart any security breaches through the use of different techniques including but not limited to: audits, hacking, trend evaluation, and other knowledge

Coordinate and respond to client security audit requests and validate the organization's compliance to client requirements

Coordinate activities and respond to internal and external audit requests.

Be technical security leader, and provide guidance for security preservation for technology projects or solutions throughout CLIENT

Remain current on new technologies, specifically seek out security technologies; introduce applicable technology in alignment with CLIENT goals and for creative solutions and to increase security effectiveness and/or mitigate risk

Guide change with a focus on optimal outcomes

 
location: Mather, California
job type: Contract
salary: $30 - 45 per hour
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
Job Specifications: Typically has the following skills or abilities: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business or equivalent related field, or equivalent experience

Minimum of five years of information security experience, prefer experience in applications and infrastructure security

Prefer CISSP, CISM or equivalent SANS GIAC certifications

Demonstrated experience applying knowledge of infrastructure, and application security, including conceptual and working knowledge

Current knowledge of regulatory and statutory compliance requirements as applicable experience or ability to maintain documentation (possibly including one or more of the following: processes, diagrams, standards, and/or manuals for use throughout organization) Demonstrated ability to master the concepts and skills needed

Excellent analytical and problem - solving skills for moderate problems. Excellent organization and time management skills. Meet/exceed organizations best practices, expectations, and standards. Demonstrated ability to identify and mitigate risk(s) Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Demonstrated ability to guide others in regards to team self-management. Ability to regularly exercises discretion and independent judgment in the performance of his/her job duties

 
qualifications:
Job Specifications: Typically has the following skills or abilities: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business or equivalent related field, or equivalent experience

Minimum of five years of information security experience, prefer experience in applications and infrastructure security

Prefer CISSP, CISM or equivalent SANS GIAC certifications

Demonstrated experience applying knowledge of infrastructure, and application security, including conceptual and working knowledge

Current knowledge of regulatory and statutory compliance requirements as applicable experience or ability to maintain documentation (possibly including one or more of the following: processes, diagrams, standards, and/or manuals for use throughout organization) Demonstrated ability to master the concepts and skills needed

Excellent analytical and problem - solving skills for moderate problems. Excellent organization and time management skills. Meet/exceed organizations best practices, expectations, and standards. Demonstrated ability to identify and mitigate risk(s) Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Demonstrated ability to guide others in regards to team self-management. Ability to regularly exercises discretion and independent judgment in the performance of his/her job duties

 
skills: Excellent analytical and problem - solving skills for moderate problems. Excellent organization and time management skills. Meet/exceed organizations best practices, expectations, and standards. Demonstrated ability to identify and mitigate risk(s) Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Demonstrated ability to guide others in regards to team self-management. Ability to regularly exercises discretion and independent judgment in the performance of his/her job duties


Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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