Job Description :

Remote Cyber Security Analyst

Job Description:

Responsibilities Include:

  • This position reports to an IT Manager working in Phishing, Awareness, and Learning team within Cybersecurity division in Global Information systems (GIS) department.
  • Be competent to execute the phishing program.
  • Be accountable for planning and engagement needed for the phish simulation for management support and buy-in 3. Be able to select relevant scenarios with on-going challenges/incidents in the cybersecurity space 4. Be able to compile phishing results, provide relevant data analytics for user awareness metrics, and generate ad-hoc or requested reports
  • Fully knowledgeable about phishing, able to develop/maintain the vendor relationship; be able to articulate the contract terms in business application
  • Be a phishing advocate by providing analysis for attackers, attack methods, and other details the by leveraging available data from Proofpoint
  • Be able to leverage the result of the data analytics for targeted phishing and provide feedback for user awareness learning to help drive the behavior or cultural change; communicate the phishing results timely
  • Support the Phishing, Awareness, and Learning team with data about the phishing program and other activities as needed
  • Keep up with the industry phishing programs and become familiar with other vendors/ phishing programs or solutions that are available in the marketplace as well as its pro and cons
  • Be accountable as the owner delegate for the phish report button and its support needs; ensure testing and validation after each system upgrade or major change
  • Assist phishing awareness learning courses to be tested and uploaded into the WorkDay
  • Participate in other cybersecurity and awareness or business initiative projects and complete assigned tasks through project development, integration and implementation
  • Understand the basics of the cybersecurity and gain more cybersecurity knowledge quickly

Typical Day:

  • Position is fully remote.
  • This will be a dedicated resource for phishing simulation management, data analytics and communication activities.
  • The resource will help manage the phishing program through planned execution including scenario analysis/selection, system set up, as well as communication and coordination with the impacted organizations.
  • The resource will resolve issues from the phishing simulation program and the Report Phish button by working with appropriate vendor and internal support teams.
  • The resource will provide detailed data analytics utilizing multiple resources such as phishing data, Proofpoint information and other elements on demand.
  • In addition, the resource supports a Power BI Dashboard to aide in communications adding enhancements and additional metrics as needed.
  • The resource is to provide input for general user awareness training and targeted training based on the phishing result analysis.
  • Individual will participate in communication opportunities to raise awareness of phishing activities and to aide in phishing education directly.
  • Be able to combine data and perform cleansing, consolidation, cross referencing, and data analytics from different data sources.
  • Be able to test and standardize data to meet the business needs using excel, SQL, or other tools.
  • Be able to develop dashboards, metrics, or workbooks from multiple data sources using PowerBI including quick filters, parameters, etc. to handle views efficiently
  • Be able to create and develop parameterized, drill down and AD Hoc reports when necessary
  • Have advanced skills in excel and similar tools.


  • Requires a Bachelors of Information Systems or relevant degree, technical certification or equivalent experience, prior experience with data analytics is a major plus.

Technical Skills Required:

  • The incumbent should have a good working knowledge for Outlook, Teams, and O365 tools, excellent with Excel and PowerPoint presentation.
  • In this role, the incumbent would be gathering data from different sources and combining them into a tool with meaningful presentation and analysis to the management teams and stake holders.
  • The data collected needs to be easily updated and maintained to be eventually imported into a tool that meets the compliance requirements.
  • The incumbent should be able to help resolve issues from both the phish simulation program and the Phish Report button timely by working with appropriate vendor and internal support teams.
    • Phishing program experience
    • Data analysis, reporting

Soft Skills Required

  • It requires excellent communication skills both oral and written.
  • Willingness to work under pressure, and a good team player.
  • Is prepared to go the extra mile to get the work completed when needed.

Required Skills : Engineer
Basic Qualification :
Additional Skills :
Background Check :Yes
Drug Screen :Yes
Notes :
Selling points for candidate :
Project Verification Info :
Candidate must be your W2 Employee :No
Exclusive to Apex :No
Face to face interview required :No
Candidate must be local :No
Candidate must be authorized to work without sponsorship ::No
Interview times set : :No
Type of project :Other Project Type
Master Job Title :VMS Access Entry
Branch Code :Chicago

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