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Information Security Analyst

Ref: US_EN_6_914738_1338041

Posted on 14 May 2020
Job Location
San Francisco, California
Contract Type
Information Systems

Information Security Analyst


  • Performs cyber security assessments to detect and identify weaknesses in the security posture of an organization's information technology environment (platforms, applications, infrastructure, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of information security control frameworks including NIST Special Publications, ISO, FISMA, COBIT, etc.
  • Develops recommendations and action plans to reduce, mitigate, and/or remediate the impact of identified vulnerabilities
  • Investigates and recommends corrective actions for data security related to established guidelines
  • Develop and maintain Information Security Policies, Standards, and Guidelines
  • Work with division leaders and team members to implement GRC procedures and controls that are necessary to ensure and protect the safety and security of information systems assets, including prevention of intentional or inadvertent access, modification, disclosure, or destruction
  • Work Experience

  • Experience in working in Security-related projects
  • Experience in Security Governance, Risk and Compliance
  • Experience in Security Control/Maturity Assessments
  • Experience in Privacy Impact Assessments will be an advantage
  • Experience in hands-on knowledge of various security tools such as Data Loss Prevention, Vulnerability Management will be an advantage
  • Qualifications

  • A university / college degree, with 5+ years of relevant / direct industry experience in Security
  • One or more of these certifications: CISM, CISA, CISSP, CEH, CompTia Security+
  • Technical skillsets in one or more Security areas (Network, Application, Data, Infrastructure, Cloud Security)
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