Job Description :
IT Security Analyst 3

Dimondale, MI

10 Months

Job Description:

Monitor and advise on information security issues related to the systems and workflow at an agency to ensure the internal IT security controls for an agency are appropriate and operating as intended.

Prepare and document standard operating procedures and protocols

Engineer, implement and monitor security measures for the protection of computer systems, networks and information

Develop technical solutions and new security tools to help mitigate security vulnerabilities and automate repeatable tasks

Ensure that the company knows as much as possible, as quickly as possible about security incidents

Write comprehensive reports including assessment-based findings, outcomes and propositions for further system security enhancement

Required Skills:

Cyber Security Related Certification (CISSP, OSCP, CEH, SANS, etc

Platform Related Certification (MCSE, RHCE, etc

BS degree in Computer Science or related field.

Proven work experience as a system security engineer or information security engineer or *nix/Windows server engineer.

Experience in building and maintaining systems.

Experience working in highly complex Information Technology environments (large company or government

Experience in a system administration role supporting multiple platforms and applications.

Experience with network security and networking technologies and with system, security, and network monitoring tools.

Hands on experience in security systems, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-virus software, authentication systems, log management.

Experience designing secure networks, systems and application architectures.

Experience scripting in PowerShell, Bash, or Python.

Experience planning, researching and developing security policies, standards and procedures.

Thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols.

Detailed technical knowledge of database and operating system security.

Familiarity with web related technologies (Web applications, Web Services, Service Oriented Architectures) and of network/web related protocols.

Knowledge of risk assessment tools, technologies and methods.

Knowledge of disaster recovery, computer forensic tools, technologies and methods Ability.

Ability to communicate network security issues to peers and management.

Ability to read and use the results of mobile code, malicious code, and anti-virus software.

Problem solving skills.

Experience in Security Operations and System Engineering.

Practical experience with Vulnerability Management tools (eg. Qualys, Tenable)

Practical experience with SIEM tools (eg. IBM QRadar, Splunk)