Security Analyst

  • location: Charlotte, NC
  • type: Temp to Perm
  • salary: $40.71 per hour
easy apply

job description

Security Analyst

job summary:
Job Summary:

As the IT Security Analyst, you will be responsible for implementing information security processes to protect the company against the breach of protected information and unauthorized intrusion into its network and systems. On our team, you'll have the support to excel at work and the resources to build a career you can be proud of.

What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Implement and execute appropriate standardized procedures to ensure the security of systems and data, including credential audits and system monitoring
  • Monitor IT systems, report suspicious events and take appropriate action to resolve security issues
  • Audit system and application configuration and activity; complete forms and update databases to track activity
  • Provide second-tier support to the support center; resolve assigned tickets within service levels and update information in the ticketing system to appropriately describe ticket resolution; escalate issues that cannot be resolved through normal activities
  • Participate in implementing, executing and testing information security processes; use observation and initiative to identify potential security vulnerabilities and risks
  • Assess security and business impacts of potential events or conditions; assist with the implementation of information security solutions
  • Participate in designing and conducting information security training, and raising awareness of programs; conduct team activities following established department guidelines and standard tools - IT service management (ISO 20000), work and project management (PRINCE2), information security, etc.
What you need to succeed:

At a minimum, you'll need:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 4 years of experience in information security or related field
  • Professional certification in the information security field, e.g., Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
It'd be great if you also have:

  • Strong computer skills and familiarity with administrative processes
  • Understanding of information security, IT system and networking concepts
  • Strong analytical, organizational and decision-making skills
  • Strong data analysis skills including querying, analysis and reporting
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills; ability to interface and coordinate work efficiently and effectively with people in remote locations
  • Attention to detail and ability to follow specific processes
  • Strong project management skills with effectiveness in developing tasks and managing resources to achieve target dates
  • Operational and technical experience with all of the following or their industry equivalents: McAfee Web Gateway, CA Identity Minder, McAfee Suite (HIPS, DLP, AV, etc.), Insight VM/Nexpose, IBM QRadar, Tripwire, HP Fortify, Zscaler Web Proxy, Proofpoint Email Protection/TAP, Tanium Endpoint Protection, Palo Alto Advanced Network IDS/IPS and Cylance Endpoint Protection
 
location: Charlotte, North Carolina
job type: Contract
work hours: 9am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
Job Summary:

As the IT Security Analyst, you will be responsible for implementing information security processes to protect the company against the breach of protected information and unauthorized intrusion into its network and systems. On our team, you'll have the support to excel at work and the resources to build a career you can be proud of.

What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Implement and execute appropriate standardized procedures to ensure the security of systems and data, including credential audits and system monitoring
  • Monitor IT systems, report suspicious events and take appropriate action to resolve security issues
  • Audit system and application configuration and activity; complete forms and update databases to track activity
  • Provide second-tier support to the support center; resolve assigned tickets within service levels and update information in the ticketing system to appropriately describe ticket resolution; escalate issues that cannot be resolved through normal activities
  • Participate in implementing, executing and testing information security processes; use observation and initiative to identify potential security vulnerabilities and risks
  • Assess security and business impacts of potential events or conditions; assist with the implementation of information security solutions
  • Participate in designing and conducting information security training, and raising awareness of programs; conduct team activities following established department guidelines and standard tools - IT service management (ISO 20000), work and project management (PRINCE2), information security, etc.
What you need to succeed:

At a minimum, you'll need:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 4 years of experience in information security or related field
  • Professional certification in the information security field, e.g., Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
It'd be great if you also have:

  • Strong computer skills and familiarity with administrative processes
  • Understanding of information security, IT system and networking concepts
  • Strong analytical, organizational and decision-making skills
  • Strong data analysis skills including querying, analysis and reporting
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills; ability to interface and coordinate work efficiently and effectively with people in remote locations
  • Attention to detail and ability to follow specific processes
  • Strong project management skills with effectiveness in developing tasks and managing resources to achieve target dates
  • Operational and technical experience with all of the following or their industry equivalents: McAfee Web Gateway, CA Identity Minder, McAfee Suite (HIPS, DLP, AV, etc.), Insight VM/Nexpose, IBM QRadar, Tripwire, HP Fortify, Zscaler Web Proxy, Proofpoint Email Protection/TAP, Tanium Endpoint Protection, Palo Alto Advanced Network IDS/IPS and Cylance Endpoint Protection
 
qualifications:
Job Summary:

As the IT Security Analyst, you will be responsible for implementing information security processes to protect the company against the breach of protected information and unauthorized intrusion into its network and systems. On our team, you'll have the support to excel at work and the resources to build a career you can be proud of.

What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Implement and execute appropriate standardized procedures to ensure the security of systems and data, including credential audits and system monitoring
  • Monitor IT systems, report suspicious events and take appropriate action to resolve security issues
  • Audit system and application configuration and activity; complete forms and update databases to track activity
  • Provide second-tier support to the support center; resolve assigned tickets within service levels and update information in the ticketing system to appropriately describe ticket resolution; escalate issues that cannot be resolved through normal activities
  • Participate in implementing, executing and testing information security processes; use observation and initiative to identify potential security vulnerabilities and risks
  • Assess security and business impacts of potential events or conditions; assist with the implementation of information security solutions
  • Participate in designing and conducting information security training, and raising awareness of programs; conduct team activities following established department guidelines and standard tools - IT service management (ISO 20000), work and project management (PRINCE2), information security, etc.
What you need to succeed:

At a minimum, you'll need:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 4 years of experience in information security or related field
  • Professional certification in the information security field, e.g., Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
It'd be great if you also have:

  • Strong computer skills and familiarity with administrative processes
  • Understanding of information security, IT system and networking concepts
  • Strong analytical, organizational and decision-making skills
  • Strong data analysis skills including querying, analysis and reporting
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills; ability to interface and coordinate work efficiently and effectively with people in remote locations
  • Attention to detail and ability to follow specific processes
  • Strong project management skills with effectiveness in developing tasks and managing resources to achieve target dates
  • Operational and technical experience with all of the following or their industry equivalents: McAfee Web Gateway, CA Identity Minder, McAfee Suite (HIPS, DLP, AV, etc.), Insight VM/Nexpose, IBM QRadar, Tripwire, HP Fortify, Zscaler Web Proxy, Proofpoint Email Protection/TAP, Tanium Endpoint Protection, Palo Alto Advanced Network IDS/IPS and Cylance Endpoint Protection
 
skills: Job Summary:

As the IT Security Analyst, you will be responsible for implementing information security processes to protect the company against the breach of protected information and unauthorized intrusion into its network and systems. On our team, you'll have the support to excel at work and the resources to build a career you can be proud of.

What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Implement and execute appropriate standardized procedures to ensure the security of systems and data, including credential audits and system monitoring
  • Monitor IT systems, report suspicious events and take appropriate action to resolve security issues
  • Audit system and application configuration and activity; complete forms and update databases to track activity
  • Provide second-tier support to the support center; resolve assigned tickets within service levels and update information in the ticketing system to appropriately describe ticket resolution; escalate issues that cannot be resolved through normal activities
  • Participate in implementing, executing and testing information security processes; use observation and initiative to identify potential security vulnerabilities and risks
  • Assess security and business impacts of potential events or conditions; assist with the implementation of information security solutions
  • Participate in designing and conducting information security training, and raising awareness of programs; conduct team activities following established department guidelines and standard tools - IT service management (ISO 20000), work and project management (PRINCE2), information security, etc.
What you need to succeed:

At a minimum, you'll need:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 4 years of experience in information security or related field
  • Professional certification in the information security field, e.g., Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
It'd be great if you also have:

  • Strong computer skills and familiarity with administrative processes
  • Understanding of information security, IT system and networking concepts
  • Strong analytical, organizational and decision-making skills
  • Strong data analysis skills including querying, analysis and reporting
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills; ability to interface and coordinate work efficiently and effectively with people in remote locations
  • Attention to detail and ability to follow specific processes
  • Strong project management skills with effectiveness in developing tasks and managing resources to achieve target dates
  • Operational and technical experience with all of the following or their industry equivalents: McAfee Web Gateway, CA Identity Minder, McAfee Suite (HIPS, DLP, AV, etc.), Insight VM/Nexpose, IBM QRadar, Tripwire, HP Fortify, Zscaler Web Proxy, Proofpoint Email Protection/TAP, Tanium Endpoint Protection, Palo Alto Advanced Network IDS/IPS and Cylance Endpoint Protection

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.

easy apply

get jobs in your inbox.

sign up
{{returnMsg}}

related jobs


    Senior Data Engineer

  • location: Charlotte, NC
  • job type: Contract
  • salary: $44.72 - $56.25 per hour
  • date posted: 10/18/2019

    Systems Engineer

  • location: Charlotte, NC
  • job type: Permanent
  • salary: $100,000 - $115,000 per year
  • date posted: 10/15/2019