Information Security Analyst (Hybrid)

May 23, 2024

Job Description

Position Overview: We are seeking an exceptional Information Security Analyst to support our client’s security posture. The Information Security Analyst will be responsible for conducting security assessments, implementing robust security controls, monitoring systems for potential threats, and providing proactive recommendations to enhance our clients’ security infrastructure. The successful candidate will possess a strong technical skill set, a deep understanding of information security principles, and the ability to work effectively in a dynamic and client-focused environment.

Responsibilities:

  1. Conduct thorough security assessments and audits of clients’ systems, networks, and applications to identify vulnerabilities and risks.
  2. Develop and implement comprehensive security strategies, policies, and procedures based on industry best practices and regulatory requirements.
  3. Monitor and analyze logs and alerts from security systems to proactively detect and respond to potential security incidents.
  4. Collaborate with clients to understand their security requirements and develop customized security solutions, including the implementation and configuration of security tools.
  5. Conduct periodic vulnerability scans and penetration tests to identify security weaknesses and recommend appropriate remediation measures.
  6. Stay up-to-date with the latest threat intelligence, security trends, and industry developments to provide timely advice and make proactive security recommendations to clients.
  7. Assist in the development and delivery of security awareness training and educational materials for clients.

Requirements:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field. Relevant certifications such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), and Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) are highly desired.
  2. Proven experience as an Information Security Analyst, preferably working with multiple clients in a consultancy or managed services environment.
  3. Strong knowledge of information security frameworks, standards, and best practices such as ISO 27001, NIST Cybersecurity Framework, and GDPR.
  4. Proficiency in conducting security assessments, penetration testing, and vulnerability management using industry-standard tools and methodologies.
  5. Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to quickly understand complex systems and identify potential security risks.
  6. Ability to work independently, prioritize tasks, and manage multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines.