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Security Analyst

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Expiry Date: 18 June 2021

Job Descrioption:

  • To detect, monitor, provide analysis and resolution on security incidents across the organization.To implement appropriate security measures to prevent security vulnerabilities.

Essential functions and responsibilities:

  • Analyzes and resolves security incidents.

  • Administers various IT security tools and applications.

  • Performs analysis of suspected malicious code and other software or programs and provides written and/or verbal analysis to management.

  • Assists IT groups and business units as necessary in troubleshooting compatibility issues between security tools and business or productivity programs.

  • Analyzes client and customer needs as required.

  • Works closely with management on assigned projects from inception through implementation ensuring adequate internal communication and user involvement is maintained.

  • Assists management in investigating IT or cyber-security events and developing resolutions.

  • Provides feedback and suggestions to improve IT Security processes and procedures.

  • Works closely with project managers to meet and complete project milestones accurately and on time.

  • **Experience with deploying SIEM sensors and event monitors, configuring log capture, monitoring SIEM and collector operations. 12+ months experience! **

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of artificial intelligence and machine learning

  • Knowledge of the confidentiality, integrity and availability (CIA) triad

  • Knowledge of Information technology security frameworks

  • Knowledge of carbon black protection, Symantec endpoint protection and security information and events management (SIEM) solutions preferred

  • Ability to work with networked computers and servers

  • Ability to work independently and solve problems as they arise

  • Ability to handle confidential and sensitive information with integrity

  • Ability to continuously learn new technologies

  • Self-motivated and possess the ability to work in fast-paced environment

  • Oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills

  • PC literate, including Microsoft Office products

  • Analytical and interpretive skills

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Ability to work in a team environment

  • Ability to meet or exceed Performance Competencies

Education & Licensing:

  • Bachelor's degree in a computer related field from an accredited college or university preferred.Major in information systems or computer science preferred.CompTIA Security+ certification, Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), GIAC Certified Enterprise Defender (GCED), and/or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) preferred.

Experience:

  • Six (6) years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience required to include four (4) years using transmission control protocol/internet protocol (TCP/IP) services or networks, various operating systems, and desktop productivity software.Experience with network topologies, security and access control tools, encryption technologies and algorithms preferred.

Required:

  • SIEM

  • ACCESS CONTROL

  • ALGORITHMS

  • ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

  • CIA

  • Additional

  • MACHINE LEARNING

  • MICROSOFT OFFICE

  • ORGANIZATIONAL SKILLS

  • PRESENTATION SKILLS

  • SECURITY

  • SYMANTEC

  • TCP

  • TCP/IP

  • TRANSMISSION CONTROL PROTOCOL

  • TRANSMISSION CONTROL PROTOCOL/INTERNET PROTOCOL

  • CISM

  • COMPTIA

  • GIAC

  • INFORMATION SECURITY

  • OPERATIONS

  • SENSORS

About ASK: ASK Consulting is an award-winning technology and professional services recruiting firm servicing Fortune 500 organizations nationally. With 5 nationwide offices, two global delivery centers, and employees in 42 states-ASK Consulting connects people with amazing opportunities

ASK Consulting is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all associates.