Job Description :
Position: Cybersecurity Analyst
Location: Long Beach, CA
Duration: contract
Interview: phone and F2F

Job Summary:

Looking for a SOLD 4 Plus years of Cybersecurity Analyst/Engineer Detailed Position Summary: The Client Division is seeking to hire an experienced consultant with significant experience managing Cybersecurity systems. This person will have hands-on responsibilities in the management and administration of the Port''s comprehensive information security program. The Cybersecurity Analyst position is located within the Port''s Information Management Division and reports to the Manager, Cyber Information Security. (The Cybersecurity Analyst does not perform supervisory duties Task, Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
1. Assist with planning and implementing cybersecurity measures to protect networking, servers, applications, and computer systems.
2. Monitor and utilize security toolsets to identify suspicious and malicious activities and inadequate security practices across the Port''s network (e.g., analyze network traffic, vulnerability scans, identification of computer viruses, unauthorized user activity) which may compromise the integrity and availability of systems.
3. Perform Active Threat Hunting responding to security events and initiating remediation efforts
4. Assist with incident response planning, respond and investigate cybersecurity events and incidences.
5. Writes reports for management regarding incidences and false positives.
6. Review security information and event management logs and reports, provide findings and recommendations to IM leadership.
7. Perform risk assessments and mitigation planning.
8. Facilitate internal and external penetration testing.
9. Assist with the development and implementation of information security policies, standards, guidelines, and procedures.
10. Review the designs of proposed major applications and upgrades for compliance with security policy; perform routine security audits, report findings and recommend related system enhancements
11. Participate in capacity planning and security assessment; participate in business continuity, cyber incident, and disaster planning and recovery procedures.
12. Maintain relationships with local, state and federal law enforcement and other related government agencies to stay current on IT security related updates/changes.
13. Work with outside consultants as appropriate for independent security audits.

Education, Skills & Desirable Certification(s):

1. 5+ years of experience in managing enterprise cybersecurity systems
2. Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or related field
3. Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP);
4. Global Information Assurance Certification Security Essentials (GSEC);
5. CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+);
6. Cisco Security Certification CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, or CCNA Cyber Ops

Desirable Skills:
1. Knowledge and experience with Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM) Systems.
2. Strong understanding of Cybersecurity Frameworks such as NIST 800-53.
3. Knowledge and experience with Intrusion Detection Systems and Intrusion Prevention Systems.
4. Experience with Endpoint Solutions, network forensics, and vulnerability assessments.
5. Familiarity with enterprise networking technology
6. Experience with anomaly detection and behavioral analytics Physical Requirements and Working Condition: Employees in this class are subject to extended periods of sitting, standing and walking, viewing of monitors and moderate noise levels. Work is performed in an office environment Timelines and Considerations: Applicants will be reviewed continuously, and Information Management has the right to select any consultant prior to the due date. If the Information Management Division wishes to convert this contract resource to a permanent employee after six months, there should be no expectation of a conversion fee.