Information Security Analyst
Want to work with some of the most talented, dedicated people on the planet? Do you value relationships, commitment, innovation and integrity? Want to be a part of a company that has been named numerous times as America s Best Employer in Aerospace and Defense by Forbes magazine? Our client is currently searching for an Information Security Analyst to join their team in Carrollton, TX. Employing some of the most talented, dedicated people on the planet is not by chance. People from all over the globe choose our client as the place to build a rewarding career, while helping create and deliver communications, integration, and engineering solutions that our global customers demand so that our world keeps moving and stays connected. It s an exciting time to become a part of their team. Job Summary: As an Information Security Engineer, you will work with a team of highly-skilled and widely sought-after information security Experts in the Critical Infrastructure and Transportation domains at some of the most sensitive sites in the country. You will be able to apply your skill sets and knowledge to a wide variety of information security tasks which will be challenging and highly-rewarding as you progress your career and the mission. Job Responsibilities Implementing Secure Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) to secure operating systems, databases, and information technologies in accordance with documented standards. Supporting field team members in information-centric life cycle management services to clients after fielding of the system including patch validation & deployment, vulnerability management, log review, incident response, etc. Developing roadmaps and cutover plans for new information technologies as they arise, and for replacing information technologies before they reach end of life. Training clients and field team members on how to effectively operate and administer the information security technologies of the system. Supporting the continued growth of the Information security department by conducting online and in-person seminars and workshops to demonstrate the value of information security with potential clients, identifying and pursuing follow-on/add-on opportunities with existing clients, and identifying and pursuing new business opportunities in adjacent verticals. Meeting with both current and potential clients to conduct informal and formal requirements gathering. Configure, manage, and maintain networking equipment (switches, routers, etc.), information security equipment (firewalls, IPS/IDS, SIEM) Configure, manage, and maintain both Windows and Linux operating systems. Take part in securing existing in-house applications and programs to current best-practice and industry standards. Local candidates preferred. Basic Qualifications Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline OR in the absence of a degree, six (6) years of equivalent relevant technical experience. Two (2) or more years of experience in the field of information security, systems engineering, and integration of information security technologies. This position requires you to work in a restricted facility requiring US citizenship or Permanent Residence (Green Card) with the ability to obtain a security clearance for on-site support at client sites, if required. Experience with configuring, testing, and delivering information security equipment and software including but not limited to firewalls, network intrusion detection systems, SIEM solutions, Windows Group Policies, application whitelisting tools, and malicious code prevention. Experience working within a formal systems engineering process-driven environment, and maintaining configuration management of all work products. Experience with documentation of policies, procedures, processes and technical requirements. Working level knowledge of Information security standards such as: NIST 800 series, DHS Information Security Framework, ISO, COBIT, and familiar with regulations/guidelines such as NEI 08-09, APTA Guidelines, and etc. Experience conducting briefings with Senior level management staff and/or non-technical staff to discuss highly-technical requirements and processes. Ability to work with limited supervision at times while maintaining efficiency and quality of your deliverables. Preferred qualifications Security related certifications are preferred: Security+, CEH, and related.
Associated topics: attack, identity, idm, information security, malicious, phish, security engineer, security officer, threat, vulnerability